Cornelis Tops

1870–1950 (Age 80)
Princenhage, N.Brab., The Neth., 242202

The Life of Cornelis

When Cornelis Tops was born on 16 December 1870, his father, Adrianus Tops, was 28 and his mother, Maria Louisa Boekema, was 29. He married Vicinie Janssens on 2 July 1894, in Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands. He died on 17 December 1950, in Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands, at the age of 80.

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Cornelis Tops
Vicinie Janssens
Marriage: 2 July 1894

Spouse & Children

  • Male1870–1950Male

  • Vicinie Janssens


2 July 1894
Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands

Parents & Siblings

  • Adrianus Tops


  • Maria Louisa Boekema




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World Events (8)


Age 3

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1873 · Holland America Line

Age 3

Holland America Line originally headquartered in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands was founded in 1873. It has since moved to Seattle, Washington. It is now part of the Carnival Cruise Line.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 29

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.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): unexplained.

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

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