Matthijs Hekking

23 July 1830–12 July 1880 (Age 49)
Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Matthijs

When Matthijs Hekking was born on 23 July 1830, in Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands, his father, Adrianus Hekking, was 34 and his mother, Teuntje Van Der Burg, was 38. He married Martijntje van der Wind on 11 August 1852. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 12 July 1880, in his hometown, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

Matthijs Hekking
1830–1880
Martijntje van der Wind
1832–
Marriage: 11 August 1852
Antonia Martina Hekking
1853–
Johan Gerard Hekking
1856–
Adrianus Matthijs Hekking
1858–1859
Adrianus Matthijs Hekking
1860–
Maria Johanna Antonia Hekking
1862–
Martina Ingetje Hekking
1865–1867
Martina Ingetje Hekking
1867–1867
Matthijs Johan Hekking
1869–

Spouse and Children

    Male1830–1880Male

    Martijntje van der Wind

    Female1832–Female

MARRIAGE
11 August 1852
children

(8)

    Antonia Martina Hekking

    Female1853–Female

    Johan Gerard Hekking

    Male1856–Male

    Adrianus Matthijs Hekking

    Male1858–1859Male

    Adrianus Matthijs Hekking

    Male1860–Male

    Maria Johanna Antonia Hekking

    Female1862–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (4)

1853

Age 23

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 33

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

Age 40

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.

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Sources (2)

  • Matthijs Hekking, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Matthus Hekking in entry for Martin Hekking and Anna Scherenberg Clark, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"

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