Lena Vermaat

Brief Life History of Lena

When Lena Vermaat was born on 15 August 1848, in Holland, Netherlands, her father, Teunis Vermaat, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth van der Linden, was 27. She married Pieter Maris on 20 May 1870, in Geervliet, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 8 daughters. She lived in Osborne Township, Pipestone, Minnesota, United States in 1895 and Leota Township, Nobles, Minnesota, United States in 1900. She died on 3 August 1921, in Conrad, Pondera, Montana, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Conrad, Pondera, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pieter Maris
1843–1916
Lena Vermaat
1848–1921
Marriage: 20 May 1870
Elizabeth Maris
1870–1965
Cathalijna Maris
1872–1872
Katalijna Maris
1873–1877
Teuntje Maris
1875–1905
Jan Pieter Maris
1876–1947
Katalyna Maris
1878–1946
Sara Lena Maris
1879–1911
Adriana Antoinetta Jennie Maris
1881–1954
Neeltije Nellie Pietertje Maris
1884–1945

Sources (16)

  • Lena Marris in household of Peter Marris, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Lena Maris, "Montana Death Index, 1860-2007"
  • Lena Vermuat in entry for Tenntzi Sluis, "Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001"

World Events (8)

1853

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1868 · Impeach the President!

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Abstracted from various names ending in these syllables, such as Helena and Magdalena. In the United States it was particularly associated with the singer Lena Horne ( 1917–2010 ).

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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