Grietje Adam

1918–1948 (Age 29)
Ermelo, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life of Grietje

Grietje Adam was born on 3 April 1918, in Ermelo, Gelderland, Netherlands as the daughter of Bartus Adam and Hendrika Lubbertha Doojewaard. She married Andries Jacob Koopal on 12 September 1946. She died on 2 March 1948, in her hometown, at the age of 29.

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Grietje Adam
Andries Jacob Koopal
Marriage: 12 September 1946

Spouse & Children

12 September 1946

Parents & Siblings

  • Bartus Adam


  • Hendrika Lubbertha Doojewaard




World Events (3)


Age 4

Dutch women get the vote.

Age 10

Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1934 · Jordanians Revolt in Amsterdam

Age 16

July 4, 1934, Jordanians in Amsterdam revolted because of reduction in employment.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: In Hebrew, the scriptural name Adhám signifies "man," literally earthy or red earth; one authority says the name in Ethiopic means to be fair or beautiful. From this name comes the nurse-name Addy, or little Adam. The Gaelic form is Adambh. Adamina is a female name formed from Adam.

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