Fijtje Scherrenburg

17 October 1893–25 April 1953 (Age 59)
Ede, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life of Fijtje

When Fijtje Scherrenburg was born on 17 October 1893, in Ede, Gelderland, Netherlands, her father, Aalt Scherrenburg, was 25 and her mother, Janna van den Ham, was 21. She married Hendrik Plenk on 21 December 1912, in Ede, Gelderland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 25 April 1953, in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 59.

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Hendrik Plenk
Fijtje Scherrenburg
Marriage: 21 December 1912
Hendrik Plenk

Spouse and Children

21 December 1912
Ede, Gelderland, Netherlands


    Hendrik Plenk


Parents and Siblings

    Aalt Scherrenburg


    Janna van den Ham




    Peter Scherrenburg


    Gerritje Scherrenburg



    Breunis Scherrenburg


    Breunis Scherrenburg


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World Events (8)

1898 · Witte Huis, Europe's first Skyscraper is built

Age 5

"Built in 1898, the """"White House"""" standing at 43 meters tall, was Europe's first skyscraper. Somehow it survived German bombings in May 14 1940. The White House was added to the UNESCO world heritage list."
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 6

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.
1913 · Rotterdam School of Commerce opens

Age 20

Founded in 1913 by some of Rotterdam's most prominent entrepreneurs, the Netherlands School of Commerce received almost unanimous support from the local business community. It would be rebranded in 1973 as Erasmus University.

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  • Fijtje Scherrenburg, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Fijtje Scherrenburg, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Fijtje Scherrenburg, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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