Dirk Visser

1902–1947 (Age 45)
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Dirk

Dirk Visser was born on 29 April 1902, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. He married Johanna Margaretha Dahmen on 4 July 1928, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. He died on 30 October 1947, in his hometown, at the age of 45.

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Dirk Visser
1902–1947
Johanna Margaretha Dahmen
1908–1992
Marriage: 4 July 1928

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
4 July 1928
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

World Events (3)

1903 · Railroad strikes in the Netherlands (1903)

Age 1

A labor dispute broke out among Amsterdam workers regarding union rights. Union membership was obligatory with certain companies, but this was not the case for some other employers. The strikes began in January of 1903 and quickly spread across the country. Workers fought for the right to organize into unions and have the freedom to implement strikes.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 2

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 12

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

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Fischer .

Possible Related Names

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

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