Hendrik Alles van Bruggen

15 August 1882–16 September 1971 (Age 89)
Drachten, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Hendrik Alles

When Hendrik Alles van Bruggen was born on 15 August 1882, in Drachten, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Alle Haayes van Bruggen, was 45 and his mother, Grietje Sierds Mulder, was 40. He married Grietje Jacobs Tasma on 8 May 1915, in Smallingerland, Friesland, Netherlands. He died on 16 September 1971, in Garijp, Friesland, Netherlands, at the age of 89, and was buried in Opeinde, Friesland, Netherlands.

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Family Time Line

Hendrik Alles van Bruggen
Grietje Jacobs Tasma
Marriage: 8 May 1915

Spouse and Children

8 May 1915
Smallingerland, Friesland, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Alle Haayes van Bruggen


    Grietje Sierds Mulder




    Wietske Alles van Bruggen


    Haaye Alles van Bruggen


    Sierd Alles van Bruggen



    Wietske Alles van Bruggen


+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 8

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 8

Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 32

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

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 .

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

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