Pieter Adam van Holthe tot Echten

1890–1968 (Age 77)
Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands

The Life of Pieter Adam

When Pieter Adam van Holthe tot Echten was born on 5 August 1890, in Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands, his father, Rudoph Otto Van Holthe Tot Echten, was 36 and his mother, Cornelia Johanna Kuijper Van Harpen, was 25. He married ? on 24 November 1914, in The Hague, Hollande, Netherlands. He died on 20 May 1968, at the age of 77.

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Pieter Adam van Holthe tot Echten
Marriage: 24 November 1914

Spouse & Children

24 November 1914
The Hague, Hollande, Netherlands

Parents & Siblings

  • Rudoph Otto Van Holthe Tot Echten


  • Cornelia Johanna Kuijper Van Harpen




World Events (8)

1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 9

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.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 14

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.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 24

During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

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