Johanna Cornelia Blaauw

7 September 1891–18 August 1985 (Age 93)
Winschoten, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Johanna Cornelia

When Johanna Cornelia Blaauw was born on 7 September 1891, in Winschoten, Groningen, Netherlands, her father, Oeno Blaauw, was 35 and her mother, Diepke Fennema, was 34. She died on 18 August 1985, in her hometown, at the age of 93.

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Oeno Blaauw
Diepke Fennema
Klaas Blaauw
Ietje Blaauw
Jan Blaauw
Antje Blaauw
Anna Blaauw
Hendrik Jan Blaauw
Johanna Cornelia Blaauw
Anna Blaauw
Grietje Blaauw
Wilhelmina Blaauw

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World Events (8)

1899 · Hague Peace Convention
Age 8
The Hague Peace Convention was a series conferences that produced treaties and declarations. The convention took place in Hague, Netherlands. The conferences were among the first formal statements of the laws of war and war crimes in secular international law.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog
Age 13
Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.
Age 26
WWI. Despite Dutch neutrality in World War I (1914-18), the Netherlands suffers from severe food shortages, triggering street riots.

Name Meaning

Dutch: from the adjective blauw ‘blue’. Compare German Blau .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Johanna Cornelia Blaauw, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Johanna Cornelia Blaauw, "Netherlands Births and Baptisms, 1564-1910"
  • Johanna Cornelia Blaauw, "Netherlands, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1910"

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