Henderika Been

9 March 1907–15 March 1996 (Age 89)
Norg, Drenthe, Netherlands

The Life of Henderika

When Henderika Been was born on 9 March 1907, in Norg, Drenthe, Netherlands, her father, Anne Been, was 31 and her mother, Hiltje Oostinga, was 32. She married Wilhelm Luttmer on 13 November 1926, in Norg, Drenthe, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 15 March 1996, in Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Wilhelm Luttmer
Henderika Been
Marriage: 13 November 1926
Hendrik Luttmer

Spouse and Children

13 November 1926
Norg, Drenthe, Netherlands


Parents and Siblings

    Anne Been


    Hiltje Oostinga




    Fokke Been



World Events (8)

1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 7

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

Age 10

WWI. Despite Dutch neutrality in World War I (1914-18), the Netherlands suffers from severe food shortages, triggering street riots.
1934 · Jordanians Revolt in Amsterdam

Age 27

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

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: nickname from been ‘leg’, probably a nickname for a cripple.2 Dutch: occupational name for a butcher.3 Dutch: from a short form of any of the various Germanic personal names beginning with the element Ber(n)- ‘bear’, as for example Bernhard .

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

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