Grietje van Hoorn

1879–1959 (Age 79)
't Zand, Zeeland, Netherlands

The Life of Grietje

When Grietje van Hoorn was born on 29 July 1879, in 't Zand, Zeeland, Netherlands, her father, Manuel van Hoorn, was 28 and her mother, Hendel Abraham Meijer, was 27. She married Jacob Izaak Bamberg on 6 May 1910. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 2 March 1959, in The Hague, Hollande, Netherlands, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Grietje van Hoorn
1879–1959
Jacob Izaak Bamberg
1880–1965
Marriage: 6 May 1910
Anna Hendelina Bamberg
1911–
Emanuël Bamberg
1912–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
6 May 1910
children

(2)

  • Anna Hendelina Bamberg

    Female1911–Female

  • Emanuël Bamberg

    Male1912–Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Manuel van Hoorn

    Male1851–1901Male

  • Hendel Abraham Meijer

    Female1852–1943Female

siblings

(6)

  • Female1879–1959Female

  • Abraham Manuel van Hoorn

    Male1881–1919Male

  • Rozette Van Hoorn

    Female1883–1942Female

  • Rosette van Hoorn

    Female1883–1942Female

  • Jacob van Hoorn

    Male1884–1942Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890

Age 11

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 11

Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 25

Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Grietje van Hoorn, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Grietje van Hoorn in entry for Emanuël Bamberg, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Grietje van Hoorn in entry for Anna Hendelina Bamberg, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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