Henriette Betje van Hoorn

1924–1943 (Age 19)
't Zandt, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life of Henriette Betje

When Henriette Betje van Hoorn was born on 23 April 1924, in 't Zandt, Groningen, Netherlands, her father, Jacob van Hoorn, was 39 and her mother, Johanna Bertha Braaf, was 34. She died on 21 May 1943, in Sobibór, Włodawa, Lublin, Poland, at the age of 19.

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Family Time Line

Jacob van Hoorn
Johanna Bertha Braaf
Henriette Betje van Hoorn
Betsie Stiene van Hoorn

Parents & Siblings

  • Jacob van Hoorn


  • Johanna Bertha Braaf




World Events (7)


Age 2

Pilsudski makes himself dictator of Poland. Despite the dictatorship, the economy stabilized at this time and culture continued to prosper.

Age 4

Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1934 · Jordanians Revolt in Amsterdam

Age 10

July 4, 1934, Jordanians in Amsterdam revolted because of reduction in employment.

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 (1)

  • Henriette Betje Van Hoorn, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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