Waltherus Brouwers

6 December 1878–3 November 1957 (Age 78)
's-Hertogenbosch, North Brabant, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Waltherus

When Waltherus Brouwers was born on 6 December 1878, in 's-Hertogenbosch, North Brabant, Netherlands, his father, Jacobus Brouwers, was 38 and his mother, Dorothea Hoefnagels, was 36. He married Antonia Catharina Boelens on 10 April 1902, in 's-Hertogenbosch, North Brabant, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1928 and lived in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 3 November 1957, in Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Waltherus Brouwers
Antonia Catharina Boelens
Marriage: 10 April 1902
Wilhelmus Johannes Christiaan Brouwers

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 April 1902's-Hertogenbosch, North Brabant, Netherlands
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 3
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    Age 12
    Death by suicide of van Gogh.
    1899 · Hague Peace Convention
    Age 21
    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

    Some characteristic forenames: French Jacques, Olivier. Dutch Pim. German Hans.Dutch and Flemish: inflected form of Brouwer , meaning ‘Brouwer's son’.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Walter Browers in household of Gilbert Schacht, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Walter Browers, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
    • Walter Browers, "New York State Health Department, Genealogical Research Death Index, 1957-1963"

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