Cornelis Schakel

13 March 1851–1 July 1894 (Age 43)
Polsbroek, Utrecht, Netherlands

The Life of Cornelis

When Cornelis Schakel was born on 13 March 1851, in Polsbroek, Utrecht, Netherlands, his father, Dirk Schakel, was 27 and his mother, Geertje Hooijkaas, was 27. He married Lijntje van Toor on 19 October 1876, in Lopik, Utrecht, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 1 July 1894, in Benschop, Utrecht, Netherlands, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Cornelis Schakel
1851–1894
Lijntje van Toor
1853–1929
Marriage: 19 October 1876
Dirk Leendert Schakel
1877–
Cornelis Schakel
1878–
Jan Schakel
1879–
Geertje Schakel
1880–
Rosina Schakel
1882–
Leendert Schakel
1883–
Huigbert Schakel
1886–
Lijntje Schakel
1887–1940
Pieter Schakel
1888–
Aart Schakel
1891–

Spouse and Children

    Male1851–1894Male

    Lijntje van Toor

    Female1853–1929Female

MARRIAGE
19 October 1876
Lopik, Utrecht, Netherlands
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    Dirk Schakel

    Male1823–1900Male

    Geertje Hooijkaas

    Female1823–1890Female

siblings

(9)

    Leendert Schakel

    Male1845–1868Male

    Arigje Schakel

    Female1848–Female

    Male1851–1894Male

    Jan Schakel

    Male1853–1857Male

    Dirk Schakel

    Male1855–1927Male

+4 More Children

World Events (5)

1853

Age 2

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 12

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 19

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.

Name Meaning

German (Schäkel): habitational name from a place called Schäkeln in Lower Saxony.

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

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