Carolus Arnoldus Takkenberg

Male8 September 1907–26 December 1985

Brief Life History of Carolus Arnoldus

Carolus Arnoldus Takkenberg was born on 8 September 1907, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. He married Jansje Alida Schaefer on 2 September 1939, in Hilversum, North Holland, Netherlands. He died on 26 December 1985, in Huizen, North Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 78, and was buried in Overvecht, Utrecht, Netherlands.

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Carolus Arnoldus Takkenberg
Jansje Alida Schaefer
Marriage: 2 September 1939

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  • Marriage
    2 September 1939Hilversum, North Holland, Netherlands
  • World Events (8)

    1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

    Age 7

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

    1919 · Openbare Bibliotheek

    Age 12

    The Amsterdam Public Library (known as Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam) is an organization of various public libraries. The first of these opened on February 8, 1919. There had been protests beforehand, as the elites were concerned that incorrect ideas would corrupt the minds of the community. Regardless, the first public reading room opened in 1919 and libraries spread across the city in subsequent years.


    Age 21

    Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch (mainly Groningen) and German: from the personal name Carolus, Latinized form of ancient Germanic name Karl (see Charles ), or a Latinized (humanistic) form of the surname Karl or Carl . This surname is also established in South Africa.

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

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