Martina Hendrika Verdonk

Female3 September 1903–28 November 1986

Brief Life History of Martina Hendrika

When Martina Hendrika Verdonk was born on 3 September 1903, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, her father, Coenraad Verdonk, was 35 and her mother, Willemijntje van Eijk, was 35. She married Sander Hendrikse on 9 October 1924, in Alphen aan den Rijn, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 28 November 1986, in her hometown, at the age of 83.

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Sander Hendrikse
Martina Hendrika Verdonk
Marriage: 9 October 1924
Willem Hendrikse

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Martina Hendrika Verdonk - Published information: birth-name: Martina Hendrika Verdonk
  • Martina Hendrika Verdonk in entry for Sander Hendrikse, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 October 1924Alphen aan den Rijn, South Holland, Netherlands
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

    Age 1

    Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.

    1919 · Openbare Bibliotheek

    Age 16

    The Amsterdam Public Library (known as Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam) is an organization of various public libraries. The first of these opened on February 8, 1919. There had been protests beforehand, as the elites were concerned that incorrect ideas would corrupt the minds of the community. Regardless, the first public reading room opened in 1919 and libraries spread across the city in subsequent years.


    Age 25

    Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Italian Angelo, Marco, Salvatore, Agostino, Carlo, Carmine, Francesco, Gaetano, Giuseppe.

    Italian: from an augmentative of Verde .

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

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