Lena Van Kempen

Female5 December 1804–12 April 1876

Brief Life History of Lena

When Lena Van Kempen was born on 5 December 1804, in Overschie, South Holland, Netherlands, her father, Johannis Van Kempen, was 30 and her mother, Lena de BOEF, was 30. She married Hendrik van Straten on 22 May 1831, in Kethel, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 12 April 1876, in Kethel, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Hendrik van Straten
Lena Van Kempen
Marriage: 22 May 1831
Jan van Straten
Krijna van Straten
Johannis van Straten
Helena van Straten
Johannis van Straten
Albertus van Straten
Johanna van Straten

Sources (44)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Lena van Kempen - Published information: birth-name: Lena van Kempen
  • Lena van Kempen in entry for Jan van Straten, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Lena van Kempen in entry for Hendrik van Straten/straaten, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 May 1831Kethel, South Holland, Netherlands
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (7)


    Age 9

    The Dutch defeated the French.

    1813 · Netherlands Regains Independence

    Age 9

    In 1810, when Louis Bonaparte resigned from the throne, the Netherlands was annexed from the French. Finally in 1814, the Netherlands became sovereign and independent.


    Age 26

    Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

    Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

    Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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