Cornelis de Kreij

Male30 August 1843–2 February 1923

Brief Life History of Cornelis

When Cornelis de Kreij was born on 30 August 1843, in Noordeloos, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Pieter de Kreij, was 23 and his mother, Leena den Besten, was 25. He married Grietje van Weenen on 7 August 1868, in Giessenburg, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 2 February 1923, in Giessenburg, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 79.

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Cornelis de Kreij
Grietje van Weenen
Marriage: 7 August 1868
Lena de Kreij
Maaike de Kreij
Pieter de Kreij
Pieter de Kreij
Pieter de Kreij
Annigje de Kreij
Jacob de Kreij
Pieter de Kreij
Jacob de Kreij
Jacoba de Kreij
Jacob de Kreij

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  • Marriage
    7 August 1868Giessenburg, South Holland, Netherlands
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 10

    Birth of Vincent van Gogh.


    Age 20

    The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.

    1870 · Amstel Brewery

    Age 27

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.

    Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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