Berend Veenhof

12 July 1866–16 November 1948 (Age 82)
Veenhof, Drenthe, Netherlands

The Life of Berend

When Berend Veenhof was born on 12 July 1866, in Veenhof, Drenthe, Netherlands, his father, Maris Berends Veenhof, was 31 and his mother, Jacobje Egberts Poelman, was 25. He married Margje Stevens on 31 March 1894, in Rolde, Drenthe, Netherlands. He died on 16 November 1948, in Grolloo, Drenthe, Netherlands, at the age of 82.

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Berend Veenhof
Margje Stevens
Marriage: 31 March 1894

Spouse and Children


    Margje Stevens


31 March 1894
Rolde, Drenthe, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Maris Berends Veenhof


    Jacobje Egberts Poelman





    Jantien Veenhof


    Geessien Veenhof


World Events (8)

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 4

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.

Age 7

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.

Age 24

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

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  • Death record of Berend Veenhof, 16 Nov 1948, Grolloo, Rolde, Drenthe, Netherlands.
  • Birth record of Berend Veenhof, 12 Jul 1866, Veenhof, Gieten, Drenthe, Netherlands.

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