Joannes Theodoor Engelen

21 May 1878–26 September 1953 (Age 75)
Echt, Limburg, Netherlands

The Life of Joannes Theodoor

When Joannes Theodoor Engelen was born on 21 May 1878, in Echt, Limburg, Netherlands, his father, Augustinus Hubertus Engelen, was 26 and his mother, Helena Hubertina Majolée, was 27. He married Maria Hubertina Van Ophoven on 4 February 1904, in Echt, Limburg, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 26 September 1953, in his hometown, at the age of 75.

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Joannes Theodoor Engelen
Maria Hubertina Van Ophoven
Marriage: 4 February 1904
Maria Sophia Engelen
Johanna Helena Elisabeth Engelen
Gerardus Hubertus Engelen
Franciscus Engelen

Spouse and Children

4 February 1904
Echt, Limburg, Netherlands


    Maria Sophia Engelen


    Johanna Helena Elisabeth Engelen


    Gerardus Hubertus Engelen


    Franciscus Engelen


Parents and Siblings

    Augustinus Hubertus Engelen


    Helena Hubertina Majolée




+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 12

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

Age 12

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.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 21

The Hague Peace Convention was a series conferences that produced treaties and declarations. The convention took place in Hague, Netherlands. The conferences were among the first formal statements of the laws of war and war crimes in secular international law.

Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of Engel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joannes Theodorus Engelen en tant qu’entrée de Franciscus Engelen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Joannes Theodorus Engelen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Joannes Theodorus Engelen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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