Adrianus Tops

1881–1965 (Age 83)
Teteringen, North Brabant, Netherlands

The Life of Adrianus

When Adrianus Tops was born on 1 June 1881, in Teteringen, North Brabant, Netherlands, his father, Adrianus Tops, was 38 and his mother, Maria Louisa Boekema, was 40. He married Elisabeth Slegtenhorst on 1 August 1904, in Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands. He died on 4 February 1965, in Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands, at the age of 83.

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Adrianus Tops
Elisabeth Slegtenhorst
Marriage: 1 August 1904

Spouse & Children

  • Male1881–1965Male

  • Elisabeth Slegtenhorst


1 August 1904
Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands

Parents & Siblings

  • Adrianus Tops


  • Maria Louisa Boekema




+12 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 9

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 9

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.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 23

Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): unexplained.

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

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