Dirk Visser

1876–1956 (Age 79)
Andijk, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Dirk

When Dirk Visser was born on 13 November 1876, in Andijk, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Jan Visser, was 28 and his mother, Neeltje van der Braber, was 26. He married Elisabeth Singer on 4 May 1899, in Andijk, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1896. He died on 17 February 1956, in Zwaag, North Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Dirk Visser
Elisabeth Singer
Marriage: 4 May 1899
Neeltje Visser
Klaas Visser

Spouse & Children

4 May 1899
Andijk, North Holland, Netherlands


  • Neeltje Visser


  • Male1912–1959Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Jan Visser


  • Neeltje van der Braber




  • Aaltje Visser


  • Maartje Visser


  • Male1876–1956Male

  • Jan Visser


World Events (8)


Age 14

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

Age 14

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.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Fischer .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dirk Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records"
  • Dirk Visser in entry for Klaas Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records"
  • Dirk Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records"

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