Catharina Maria de Groot

11 November 1871–
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Catharina Maria

When Catharina Maria de Groot was born on 11 November 1871, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, her father, Jan Wessel de Groot, was 35 and her mother, Maria Elisabeth Muller, was 29. She married Gerrit Hendrik Kreek on 16 November 1892, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Gerrit Hendrik Kreek
1867–1946
Catharina Maria de Groot
1871–
Marriage: 16 November 1892
Gerardus Petrus Jacobus Kreek
1893–
Gerrit Hendrik Kreek
1894–
Johannes Marinus Kreek
1895–1918
Jansje Petronella Maria Catharina Kreek
1897–1897

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 November 1892
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
children

(4)

    Gerardus Petrus Jacobus Kreek

    Male1893–Male

    Gerrit Hendrik Kreek

    Male1894–Male

    Johannes Marinus Kreek

    Male1895–1918Male

    Jansje Petronella Maria Catharina Kreek

    Female1897–1897Female

Parents and Siblings

    Jan Wessel de Groot

    Male1836–Male

    Maria Elisabeth Muller

    Female1842–Female

siblings

(6)

    Female1871–Female

    Dina Maria de Groot

    Female1880–Female

    Rein de Groot

    Male1883–Male

    Aaltje de Groot

    Female1887–Female

    Antje de Groot

    Female1889–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1873

Age 2

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1880 · Second Golden Age

Age 9

The period during the end of the 19th Century is often referred to as Amsterdam's Second Golden age. The industrial revolution began, new museums were built, and a railway station was constructed.
1903 · Railroad strikes in the Netherlands (1903)

Age 32

A labor dispute broke out among Amsterdam workers regarding union rights. Union membership was obligatory with certain companies, but this was not the case for some other employers. The strikes began in January of 1903 and quickly spread across the country. Workers fought for the right to organize into unions and have the freedom to implement strikes.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catharina Maria De Groot in entry for Jansje Petronella Maria Catharina Kreek, "Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950"
  • Catharina Maria de Groot in entry for Johannes Marinus Kreek, "Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950"
  • Catharina Maria De Groot in entry for Gerardus Petrus Jacobus Kreek, "Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950"

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