Cornelis Faasse

25 September 1852–15 July 1921 (Age 68)
Sint Philipsland, Zeeland, Netherlands

The Life of Cornelis

When Cornelis Faasse was born on 25 September 1852, in Sint Philipsland, Zeeland, Netherlands, his father, Marinus Faasse, was 27 and his mother, Maria Wagemaker, was 24. He married Willemina den Braber on 7 March 1877, in Sint Philipsland, Zeeland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 15 July 1921, in his hometown, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Cornelis Faasse
1852–1921
Willemina den Braber
1852–1894
Marriage: 7 March 1877
Marinus Faasse
1877–1953
Gerrit Faasse
1879–1969
Dingeman Gerrit Faasse
1880–1971
Jannetje Maria Faasse
1882–1955
Maria Janna Faasse
1884–1940
Elisabeth Faasse
1886–1971
Janna Willemina Faasse
1887–1962
Cornelis Faasse
1889–1974
Lena Faasse
1892–1915
Lena Faasse
1892–
Willemina Faasse
1894–

Spouse and Children

    Male1852–1921Male

    Willemina den Braber

    Female1852–1894Female

MARRIAGE
7 March 1877
Sint Philipsland, Zeeland, Netherlands
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Marinus Faasse

    Male1824–1908Male

    Maria Wagemaker

    Female1828–1906Female

siblings

(10)

    Jannetje Wagemaker

    Female1849–Female

    Dingetje Cornelia Wagemaker

    Female1849–Female

    Cornelis Wagemaker

    Male1851–Male

    Male1852–1921Male

    Lena Maria Wagemaker

    Female1857–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1853

Age 1

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 11

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1873

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Fass or Vass, a vernacular short form of the Late Latin personal name Gervasius ( see Gervais ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cornelis Faasse, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Cornelis Faasse in entry for Marinus Faasse, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Cornelis Faasse in entry for Dingeman Faasse and Geertje Reijngoudt, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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