Geertruida Wilterdink

20 December 1804–26 September 1885 (Age 80)
Winterswijk, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life of Geertruida

When Geertruida Wilterdink was born on 20 December 1804, in Winterswijk, Gelderland, Netherlands, her father, Berend Willem Wilterdink, was 31 and her mother, Enneken Wijskamp, was 30. She married Christiaan Wessels on 13 July 1836, in Winterswijk, Gelderland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 26 September 1885, in her hometown, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Christiaan Wessels
Geertruida Wilterdink
Marriage: 13 July 1836
Hendrik Wessels
Engelina Gesiena Wessels
Jan Albert Wessels
Johanna Wessels

Spouse and Children

13 July 1836
Winterswijk, Gelderland, Netherlands



    Engelina Gesiena Wessels


    Jan Albert Wessels


    Johanna Wessels


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)


Age 9

The Dutch defeated the French.
1813 · Netherlands Regains Independence

Age 9

In 1810, when Louis Bonaparte resigned from the throne, the Netherlands was annexed from the French. Finally in 1814, the Netherlands became sovereign and independent.

Age 26

Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.

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Sources (3)

  • Geertruid Wilterdink in entry for Hendrik Wessels, "Netherlands, Gelderland Province Civil Registration, 1800-1952"
  • Geertruid Wilterdink in entry for Johanna Wessels, "Netherlands, Gelderland Province Civil Registration, 1800-1952"
  • Anna Geertruid Wilterdink in entry for Jan Albert Ten Kempe, "Netherlands, Gelderland Province Civil Registration, 1800-1952"

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