Gerritje Esmeijer

18 December 1880–2 August 1955 (Age 74)
Wageningen, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life of Gerritje

When Gerritje Esmeijer was born on 18 December 1880, in Wageningen, Gelderland, Netherlands, her father, Antonie Esmeijer, was 21 and her mother, Johanna Hendrika Cornelia van Loghem, was 20. She married Gerrit Jan Bosgoed on 21 October 1920. She died on 2 August 1955, at the age of 74.

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Gerrit Jan Bosgoed
Gerritje Esmeijer
Marriage: 21 October 1920

Spouse and Children

21 October 1920

Parents and Siblings

    Antonie Esmeijer


    Johanna Hendrika Cornelia van Loghem




World Events (8)


Age 10

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

Age 10

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 24

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.

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  • Gerritje Esmeijer in entry for Gerrit Jan Bosgoed, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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