Johannes John Henri Van Steeter

18 August 1864–1 December 1949 (Age 85)
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Johannes John Henri

When Johannes John Henri Van Steeter was born on 18 August 1864, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Hendrik Van Steeter, was 41 and his mother, Alyda Anna Korneffer, was 43. He married Mary Jane Pickering on 2 February 1888. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 20 years. He died on 1 December 1949, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85.

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Johannes John Henri Van Steeter
Mary Jane Pickering
Marriage: 2 February 1888
Libby Van Steeter

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  • Marriage
    2 February 1888
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1865 · Construction of the North Sea Canal
    Age 1
    After the Noordhollandsch Kanaal proved inadequate after several decades, it was decided that a new canal was necessary. Digging began at Breesaap on March 8, 1865. Working conditions were considered horrible: manual labor workers lived in manmade huts and were exposed to diseases, alcohol abuse, and fighting. King William III of the Netherlands officially opened the North Sea Canal on November 1, 1876 The canal is 15 miles long (25 km) and connects to the North Sea by Ijmuiden (a port city in North Holland). It is now considered a vital part of the Western Netherlands' groundwater management system.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 26
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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    Sources (17)

    • John Van Steeter, "United States Census, 1940"
    • John Vansteeter, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • John Van Steeter in entry for Mary Jane Pickering Van Steeter, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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