Leendert Brouwer

Brief Life History of Leendert

When Leendert Brouwer was born on 5 May 1889, in Willeskop, Utrecht, Netherlands, his father, Arie Brouwer, was 30 and his mother, Neeltje Pieternella de Heer, was 32. He married Jansje de Groot on 12 December 1918, in Benschop, Utrecht, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 13 December 1973, at the age of 84.

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Leendert Brouwer
Jansje de Groot
Marriage: 12 December 1918
Arie Brouwer
Maria Brouwer

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    Death by suicide of van Gogh.

    1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

    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.

    1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Dutch Gerrit, Frans, Harm, Dirk, Egbert, Hendrick, Herm, Jacobus, Mieke, Onno, Pim, Wim. German Kurt, Hans, Eldor, Wilfried, Wilhelm, Wilhelmina.

    Dutch: occupational name for a brewer of beer or ale, Middle Dutch brouwere. This surname is also found in Germany.

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

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