Gerrit Boer

19 October 1883–
Maassluis, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Gerrit

When Gerrit Boer was born on 19 October 1883, in Maassluis, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Cornelis Boer, was 46 and his mother, Trijntje van der Kaaden, was 45. He married Jannetje Kleijwegt on 4 June 1908, in Rozenburg, North Holland, Netherlands.

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Family Time Line

Gerrit Boer
1883–
Jannetje Kleijwegt
1886–
Marriage: 4 June 1908

Spouse and Children

    Male1883–Male

    Jannetje Kleijwegt

    Female1886–Female

MARRIAGE
4 June 1908
Rozenburg, North Holland, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Cornelis Boer

    Male1837–Male

    Trijntje van der Kaaden

    Female1838–1915Female

siblings

(15)

    Jacob Boer

    Male1860–1914Male

    Boer

    Female1861–1861Female

    Jobje Boer

    Female1862–1866Female

    Gerrit Boer

    Male1863–1865Male

    Adriana Susanna Boer

    Female1865–1939Female

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1890

Age 7

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 7

Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 31

During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: occupational name for a farmer, from Middle Low German būr ‘dweller’, ‘citizen’, ‘neighbor’, ‘farmer’ ( see Bauer ).

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

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