Riemke Agema

1846–
Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Riemke

When Riemke Agema was born on 2 November 1846, in Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands, her father, Rients Abes Agema, was 27 and her mother, Johanna Jacoba Feenstra, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Rients Abes Agema
1819–1890
Johanna Jacoba Feenstra
1820–
Riemke Agema
1846–
Sjoerd Agema
1849–
Johanna Maria Agema
1850–1931
Levenloos kind Agema
1852–1852
Jitske Agema
1854–
Abe Agema
1855–1910
Willem Agema
1858–1902
Levenloos kind Agema
1860–1860
Pieter Agema
1863–1924

Parents & Siblings

  • Rients Abes Agema

    Male1819–1890Male

  • Johanna Jacoba Feenstra

    Female1820–Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1853

Age 7

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 17

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1890

Age 44

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from an unidentified personal name.

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

Sources (2)

  • Riemke Agema, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Riemke, "Netherlands Births and Baptisms, 1564-1910"

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