Gerrit Hendrik Nikkels

about 1868–1 February 1953 (Age 85)
Deventer, Overijssel, Netherlands

The Life of Gerrit Hendrik

Gerrit Hendrik Nikkels was born about 1868, in Deventer, Overijssel, Netherlands. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Johanna Philippina Kortenoever. He died on 1 February 1953, in Bussum, North Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 85.

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Gerrit Hendrik Nikkels
Johanna Philippina Kortenoever
Maria Catharina Nikkels
Johan Philippe Nikkels

Spouse and Children



    Maria Catharina Nikkels


    Johan Philippe Nikkels


World Events (8)

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 2

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.

Age 5

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 31

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.

Name Meaning

Dutch, German, and English: patronymic from Nickel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gerrit H Nikkels in entry for Johan Philippe Nikkels, "Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965"
  • Gerrit H Nikkels in entry for Johan Philippe Nikkels, "Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965"
  • Gerrit Hendrik Nikkels in entry for Johan Philippe Nikkels, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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