Marijtje Karsten

3 July 1903–25 January 1989 (Age 85)
Zwaagdijk-Oost, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Marijtje

When Marijtje Karsten was born on 3 July 1903, in Zwaagdijk-Oost, North Holland, Netherlands, her father, Tamis Karsten, was 35 and her mother, Eva Delemarre, was 33. She died on 25 January 1989, in Blokker, North Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 85.

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World Events (8)

1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 1

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 11

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

Age 25

Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Scandinavian (especially Denmark): variant spelling of Carsten .

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