Gerardus van Gageldonk

Male18 February 1884–1 July 1966

Brief Life History of Gerardus

When Gerardus van Gageldonk was born on 18 February 1884, in Made en Drimmelen, North Brabant, Netherlands, his father, Johannes van Gageldonk, was 33 and his mother, Cornelia Norbart, was 27. He married Adriana Diependaal on 1 May 1908, in Made en Drimmelen, North Brabant, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 1 July 1966, in his hometown, at the age of 82.

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Gerardus van Gageldonk
Adriana Diependaal
Marriage: 1 May 1908
Cornelia Johanna van Gageldonk
NN van Gageldonk
Petronella Cornelia van Gageldonk
Johannes Henricus van Gageldonk
Cornelis Petrus van Gageldonk
Johannes Henricus van Gageldonk
Antonius Godefrifus van Gageldonk

Sources (13)

  • Gerardus van Gageldonk in entry for Antonius Verkooijen and Cornelia Johanna van Gageldonk, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Gerardus van Gageldonk, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Gerardus van Gageldonk, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 May 1908Made en Drimmelen, North Brabant, Netherlands
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 6

    Death by suicide of van Gogh.

    1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

    Age 6

    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.

    1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

    Age 30

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

    Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

    Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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