Cornelia Dekkers

1750–29 November 1784 (Age 34)
Fijnaart en Heijningen, North Brabant, Netherlands

The Life of Cornelia

Cornelia Dekkers was born in 1750. She married Leendert Marcus on 4 March 1770, in Fijnaart en Heijningen, North Brabant, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 29 November 1784, in Fijnaart en Heijningen, North Brabant, Netherlands, at the age of 34, and was buried in Fijnaart en Heijningen, North Brabant, Netherlands.

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Family Time Line

Leendert Marcus
1745–1807
Cornelia Dekkers
1750–1784
Marriage: 4 March 1770
Jan Marcus
1771–
Geertruij Markus
1772–
Neeltje Marcus
1773–
Pieternella Marcus
1775–1776
Pieter Merkes or Marcus
1778–1826
Corstiaan Marcus
1782–

Spouse and Children

    Leendert Marcus

    Male1745–1807Male

    Female1750–1784Female

MARRIAGE
4 March 1770
Fijnaart en Heijningen, North Brabant, Netherlands
children

(6)

    Jan Marcus

    Male1771–Male

    Geertruij Markus

    Female1772–Female

    Female1773–Female

    Female1775–1776Female

    Pieter Merkes or Marcus

    Male1778–1826Male

+1 More Child

World Events (1)

1780

Age 30

A four year war with England was fought.

Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a roofer (a thatcher, slater, shingler, or tiler), Middle Dutch deck(e)re, an agent derivative of decken ‘to cover’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cornelia Dekkers, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Cornelia Dekkers, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Cornelia Dekkers in entry for Pieter Merkes, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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