Cornelis Boogaard

5 January 1841–4 October 1918 (Age 77)
Jaarsveld, Utrecht, Netherlands

The Life of Cornelis

When Cornelis Boogaard was born on 5 January 1841, in Jaarsveld, Utrecht, Netherlands, his father, Neijs Boogaard, was 35 and his mother, Egberdina Vink, was 29. He married Pietje Helsloot on 21 June 1877, in Lopik, Utrecht, Netherlands. He died on 4 October 1918, in his hometown, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Cornelis Boogaard
Anna Wilhelmina Viergever
Marriage: 23 December 1904

Spouse and Children

23 December 1904
Jaarsveld, Utrecht, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Neijs Boogaard


    Egberdina Vink




    Geertrui Boogaard


    Bartus Bogaard



    Aaltje Gerdina Boogaard


    Willemina Boogaard


+2 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 12

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.

Age 22

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

Age 29

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

Dutch: reduced form of Boomgard ( see Bogard ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cornelis Boogaard in entry for Pietje Helsloot, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Cornelis Boogaard, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Cornelis Boogaard, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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