Gerard Jacob Simon Abels

20 March 1870–20 September 1943 (Age 73)
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Gerard Jacob Simon

When Gerard Jacob Simon Abels was born on 20 March 1870, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Jacobus Joannes Christianus Abels, was 36 and his mother, Adriana Kramer, was 26. He married Grietje -Margaret- Kremer on 15 October 1890, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States. He lived in Weber, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 20 September 1943, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 73.

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Gerard Jacob Simon Abels
Grietje -Margaret- Kremer
Marriage: 15 October 1890

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  • Marriage
    15 October 1890Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 2
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    1880 · Second Golden Age
    Age 10
    The period during the end of the 19th Century is often referred to as Amsterdam's Second Golden age. The industrial revolution began, new museums were built, and a railway station was constructed.
    Age 20
    Death by suicide of van Gogh.

    Name Meaning

    North German: patronymic from the personal name Abel .

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

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    Sources (27)

    • Gerard S Acels, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Gerard Abels, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Gerard S Abels, "United States Census, 1930"

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