Taalke Dirks Melfs or Meelfs

1805–1837 (Age 32)
Nortmoor, Leer, Hanover, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Taalke Dirks

When Taalke Dirks Melfs or Meelfs was born on 13 January 1805, in Nortmoor, Leer, Hanover, Prussia, Germany, her father, Dirk Hinrichs Meelfs, was 56 and her mother, Hille Lücken, was 41. She married Thee or Theye Janssen Poppen on 17 May 1830, in Nortmoor, Leer, Hanover, Prussia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 2 April 1837, in Filsum, Leer, Hanover, Prussia, Germany, at the age of 32, and was buried in Filsum, Filsum, Leer, Hanover, Prussia, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Taalke Dirks Melfs or Meelfs
1805–1837
Thee or Theye Janssen Poppen
1800–1876
Marriage: 17 May 1830
Mrs. Poppen
1830–1830
Johann Heyen Poppen
1831–1831
Johann Heyen Poppen
1832–1899
Hilke Anna Poppen
1835–1898

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
17 May 1830
Nortmoor, Leer, Hanover, Prussia, Germany
children

(4)

  • Female1830–1830Female

  • Johann Heyen Poppen

    Male1831–1831Male

  • Johann Heyen Poppen

    Male1832–1899Male

  • Female1835–1898Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Dirk Hinrichs Meelfs

    Male1748–1818Male

  • Hille Lücken

    Female1764–1834Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (2)

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

Age 8

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.
1814

Age 9

The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

Name Meaning

1 North German and Frisian: from a reduced form of Dethlefs, a patronymic from an old personal name formed with Old High German diot ‘people’.2 Dutch: variant of van Delft, a habitational name for someone from Delft.

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

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Taalke Melfs - Church record: birth-name: Taalke Melfs

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