Tjipke Sijtses van der Werf

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Brief Life History of Tjipke Sijtses

When Tjipke Sijtses van der Werf was born in 1816, in Birdaard, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Sytse Frederiks van der werf, was 30 and his mother, Aaltje Bokkes Wiersma, was 29. He married Eke Gerlofs Tilma on 23 May 1846, in Dantumadeel, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Tjipke Sijtses van der Werf
1816–
Eke Gerlofs Tilma
1816–1903
Marriage: 23 May 1846
Gerlof van der Werff
1847–1914
Gelf van der Werf
1848–1914
Aaltje Werf
1849–1930
Jitske van der Werf
1851–
Sijtse van der Werf
1852–1928
Pier van der Werf
1857–1937

Sources (15)

  • Tjipke van der Werf, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Tjipke Sytses van der Werf in entry for Aaltje van der Werf, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Tjipke Sytses van der Werf, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 May 1846Dantumadeel, Friesland, Netherlands
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (7)

    1830

    Age 14

    Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.

    1853

    Age 37

    Birth of Vincent van Gogh.

    1863

    Age 47

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

    Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

    Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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