Marie Van Overbeke

1875–1958 (Age 82)
Marshall, Lyon, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Marie

When Marie Van Overbeke was born on 13 August 1875, her father, Frederic Van Overbeke, was 31 and her mother, Marie Hortence Dhont VanOverbeke, was 29. She married Jacob Vermeersch on 3 November 1909. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Grandview Township, Lyon, Minnesota, United States in 1900 and Ghent, Lyon, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 3 May 1958, at the age of 82, and was buried in Marshall, Lyon, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marie Van Overbeke
Jacob Vermeersch
Marriage: 3 November 1909
Arthur Alphonse Vermeersch
Mary Vermeersch

Spouse & Children

  • Female1875–1958Female

  • Jacob Vermeersch


3 November 1909


  • Arthur Alphonse Vermeersch


  • Mary Vermeersch


Parents & Siblings

  • Frederic Van Overbeke


  • Marie Hortence Dhont VanOverbeke




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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 9

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Van Overbeck in household of Fred Van Overbeck, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Mary Vermeerse, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marie Van Overbeke in household of Frederick Van Overbeke, "United States Census, 1900"

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