Maria Van Overbergh

1898–1992 (Age 94)
Kortrijk, West Flanders, Belgium

The Life of Maria

When Maria Van Overbergh was born on 25 March 1898, in Kortrijk, West Flanders, Belgium, her father, Emile, Julien Van Overbergh, was 42 and her mother, Marguerite Ganzer, was 33. She married Gabriel Charles Bossaert on 20 July 1921. She died on 10 July 1992, in Duinbergen, Knokke-Heist, West Flanders, Belgium, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

Maria Van Overbergh
1898–1992
Gabriel Charles Bossaert
1893–1971
Marriage: 20 July 1921

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
20 July 1921
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Parents & Siblings

  • Emile, Julien Van Overbergh

    Male1855–1939Male

  • Marguerite Ganzer

    Female1865–Female

siblings

(6)

  • Leona Van Overbergh

    Female1895–Female

  • Marcel Van Overbergh

    Male1896–1920Male

  • Female1898–1992Female

  • Irma Van Overbergh

    Female1900–1921Female

  • Marguerite Van Overbergh

    Female1902–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1914

Age 16

Germany invades. The Belgian army holds position behind Yser river until 1918.
1920

Age 22

Antwerp hosts the Summer Olympic Games.
1940

Age 42

Germany invades Belgium. The Belgian government evacuates to London. King Leopold surrenders to German forces.

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.

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