Maarten (Mik) van Gilse

1916–1943 (Age 27)
Munich, Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Maarten (Mik)

Maarten (Mik) van Gilse was born on 12 June 1916, in Munich, Bavaria, Germany as the son of Jan Van Gilse. He died on 1 October 1943, in Overveen, North Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 27.

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Family Time Line

Jan Van Gilse
1881–1944
Jan Hendrik (Janrik) van Gilse
1912–1944
Maarten (Mik) van Gilse
1916–1943

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World Events (3)

1917

Age 1

WWI. Despite Dutch neutrality in World War I (1914-18), the Netherlands suffers from severe food shortages, triggering street riots.
1918

Age 2

Armistice ending World War I.
1918

Age 2

Germany a republic is proclaimed. Following the flight of Emperor Wilhelm II from Germany, a republic was proclaimed (later known as the Weimar Republic).

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

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