Victor Rudolphe Solkes

1889–1945 (Age 56)
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Victor Rudolphe

When Victor Rudolphe Solkes was born in 1889, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Frederik Jan Solkes, was 41 and his mother, Femia Lucretia Niederlander, was 30. He married Johanna Geertruida Staller on 5 June 1924, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. He died on 7 June 1945, in his hometown, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Victor Rudolphe Solkes
1889–1945
Johanna Geertruida Staller
1903–
Marriage: 5 June 1924

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1924
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Parents & Siblings

  • Frederik Jan Solkes

    Male1848–Male

  • Femia Lucretia Niederlander

    Female1859–1928Female

siblings

(5)

  • Frederika Jeanne Solkes

    Female1885–Female

  • Male1887–1948Male

  • Male1889–1945Male

  • Jan Martinus Jeremias Solkes

    Male1891–Male

  • Anna Hendrika Sophia Solkes

    Female1893–Female

World Events (8)

1890

Age 1

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1895 · Museum Willet-Holthuysen

Age 6

Louisa Holthuysen, owner of a prestigious house she had inherited from past generations, bequeathed the property to the city of Amsterdam at the time of her passing. Her only request was that the building, and its contents, become a museum known by the name of Willet-Holthuysen. The building remains open to the public, and contains many decorative paintings (including some of unknown origin).
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 15

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: variant of Foulks .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Victor Rudolphe Solkes, "Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950"
  • Victor Rudolphe Solkes, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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