Willem van Holten

1912–1987 (Age 75)
Leerdam, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Willem

When Willem van Holten was born on 18 February 1912, in Leerdam, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Aart van Holten, was 39 and his mother, Lamberta van den Berg, was 36. He married Jannigje Verhoef on 17 June 1942, in Leerdam, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 29 August 1987, in his hometown, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Willem van Holten
Jannigje Verhoef
Marriage: 17 June 1942
Belia van Holten

Spouse & Children

17 June 1942
Leerdam, South Holland, Netherlands


Parents & Siblings

  • Aart van Holten


  • Lamberta van den Berg




  • Female1905–1970Female

  • Antje van Holten


  • Gijsbert van Holten


  • Willemina Frederika van Holten


  • Willemina van Holten


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 2

During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.

Age 5

WWI. Despite Dutch neutrality in World War I (1914-18), the Netherlands suffers from severe food shortages, triggering street riots.
1934 · Jordanians Revolt in Amsterdam

Age 22

July 4, 1934, Jordanians in Amsterdam revolted because of reduction in employment.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

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