Geertje de Vos

24 January 1883–21 February 1953 (Age 70)
Aalsmeer, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Geertje

Geertje de Vos was born on 24 January 1883, in Aalsmeer, North Holland, Netherlands. She married Barend Buijs on 13 May 1909, in Aalsmeer, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 21 February 1953, in her hometown, at the age of 70.

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Barend Buijs
Geertje de Vos
Marriage: 13 May 1909
Klaas Buijs
Grietje Buijs

Spouse and Children

13 May 1909
Aalsmeer, North Holland, Netherlands


    Klaas Buijs



World Events (8)


Age 7

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 7

Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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