Adrianus Fortgens

27 February 1870–26 May 1954 (Age 84)
Haarlem, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Adrianus

When Adrianus Fortgens was born on 27 February 1870, in Haarlem, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Hendrik Fortgens, was 24 and his mother, Dorothea Meijer, was 30. He married Ida Maria Johanna Staphorst on 17 May 1899, in The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1890. He died on 26 May 1954, in The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Adrianus Fortgens
1870–1954
Ida Maria Johanna Staphorst
1876–1969
Marriage: 17 May 1899
Hendrik Fortgens
1899–
Leonardus Phillipus Fortgens
1902–
Ida Wilhelmina Fortgens
1904–1904
Ida Maria Wilhelmina Fortgens
1906–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 May 1899
The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands
children

(4)

    Hendrik Fortgens

    Male1899–Male

    Leonardus Phillipus Fortgens

    Male1902–Male

    Ida Wilhelmina Fortgens

    Female1904–1904Female

    Ida Maria Wilhelmina Fortgens

    Female1906–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Hendrik Fortgens

    Male1845–1900Male

    Dorothea Meijer

    Female1839–1923Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1873

Age 3

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1873 · Holland America Line

Age 3

Holland America Line originally headquartered in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands was founded in 1873. It has since moved to Seattle, Washington. It is now part of the Carnival Cruise Line.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 29

The Hague Peace Convention was a series conferences that produced treaties and declarations. The convention took place in Hague, Netherlands. The conferences were among the first formal statements of the laws of war and war crimes in secular international law.

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Sources (2)

  • Adrianus Fortgens in entry for Johan Casper van Niemantsverdriet and Ida Maria Wilhelmina Fortgens, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Adrianus Fortgens, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records"

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