Pietje Nell Westerterp

18 June 1893–23 March 1982 (Age 88)
Oldeboorn, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Pietje Nell

When Pietje Nell Westerterp was born on 18 June 1893, in Oldeboorn, Friesland, Netherlands, her father, Bauke Uiltjes Westerterp, was 37 and her mother, Sjoerdje Nijdam, was 34. She married Cornelius McDonald Robinson on 2 December 1922, in Liberty, Liberty, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 23 March 1982, in Pearland, Brazoria, Texas, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Cornelius McDonald Robinson
Pietje Nell Westerterp
Marriage: 2 December 1922
Dorothy Robinson
William McDonald Robinson

Spouse and Children

2 December 1922
Liberty, Liberty, Texas, United States



    William McDonald Robinson


Parents and Siblings

    Bauke Uiltjes Westerterp





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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 1

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Age 24

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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Sources (3)

  • Nell Westerterp in household of Stoerd J E Westerterp, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nell Westerterp in entry for William Macdonald Robinson, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Nell W Robinson, "Find A Grave Index"

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