Cornelis van den Engel

20 February 1855–2 May 1929 (Age 74)
Hoogvliet, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Cornelis

When Cornelis van den Engel was born on 20 February 1855, in Hoogvliet, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Pieter van den Engel, was 32 and his mother, Maaijke van den Berg, was 24. He married Adriana Alderliesten on 31 May 1883, in Hoogvliet, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 2 May 1929, in his hometown, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Cornelis van den Engel
1855–1929
Adriana Alderliesten
1856–1933
Marriage: 31 May 1883
Pieter van den Engel
1884–1892
Maarten van den Engel
1885–
Arij van den Engel
1887–1959
Jan van den Engel
1889–
Cornelis Van den Engel
1892–
Pietertje van den Engel
1894–
Pieter van den Engel
1897–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 May 1883
Hoogvliet, South Holland, Netherlands
children

(7)

    Pieter van den Engel

    Male1884–1892Male

    Maarten van den Engel

    Male1885–Male

    Arij van den Engel

    Male1887–1959Male

    Jan van den Engel

    Male1889–Male

    Cornelis Van den Engel

    Male1892–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Pieter van den Engel

    Male1822–1886Male

    Maaijke van den Berg

    Female1830–1874Female

siblings

(14)

    Male1855–1929Male

    Grietje van den Engel

    Female1856–1857Female

    Female1858–1922Female

    Jan van den Engel

    Male1859–Male

    Jaapje van den Engel

    Female1861–1924Female

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 8

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 15

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.
1890

Age 35

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Cornelis van den Engel in entry for Arij van den Engel and Anthonia van der Made, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Cornelis van den Engel in entry for Arij van den Engel, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Cornelis van den Engel in entry for Arij van den Engel, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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