Gesina Sluijter

11 March 1753–31 July 1830
Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life of Gesina

Gesina Sluijter was christened on 11 March 1753, in Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands as the daughter of Lucas Sluiter and Geertruid Schuring. She had at least 1 son and 3 daughters with Joannes van Raaken. She died on 31 July 1830, in her hometown, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Joannes van Raaken
1764–
Gesina Sluijter
1753–1830
Geertruida Petronella Van Raken
1783–1853
Joanna Michelina van Raken
Mechlina Henrica van Raaken
1791–1867
Lucas Joannes van Raaken
1795–

Spouse and Children

    Joannes van Raaken

    Male1764–Male

    Female1753–1830Female

children

(4)

    Geertruida Petronella Van Raken

    Female1783–1853Female

    Mechlina Henrica van Raaken

    Female1791–1867Female

    Lucas Joannes van Raaken

    Male1795–Male

    Joanna Michelina van Raken

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

    Lucas Sluiter

    Male–1777Male

    Geertruid Schuring

    Female–1786Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1780

A four year war with England was fought.
1788

An alliance between Britain, Prussia and the Netherlands was ratified at the Hague.
1795

France and Napoleon conquered the Netherlands.

Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a porter or gatekeeper, Middle Dutch sluter. Compare English Porter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gesina, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Gesina Sluiter, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Gesina Sluiter in entry for Lucas Joannes Van Raaken and Gesina Maria Berends Vellage, "Netherlands Marriages, 1565-1892"

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