Martinus Korevaar

Male24 September 1899–

Brief Life History of Martinus

When Martinus Korevaar was born on 24 September 1899, in Streefkerk, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Arie Korevaar, was 23 and his mother, Suzanna Schreuder, was 27.

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Arie Korevaar
1875–1956
Suzanna Schreuder
1872–1936
Martinus Korevaar
1899–
Marinus Pieter Korevaar
1901–

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (3)

    1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

    Age 5

    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.

    1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

    Age 15

    During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.

    1917

    Age 18

    WWI. Despite Dutch neutrality in World War I (1914-18), the Netherlands suffers from severe food shortages, triggering street riots.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Francisco, Jose, Manuel, Jesus, Carlos, Juan, Luis, Mario, Miguel, Pablo, Ramon, Ricardo. Portuguese Joao. Italian Salvatore, Antonio, Maurizio, Ottavio.

    Spanish: variant or altered form of Martínez (see Martinez ). This surname is most common in Mexico and Brazil. It has also been established in southern Italy, mainly in Sicily, since the period of Spanish dominance there.

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

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