Dirk Visser

1887–1963 (Age 76)
Wijdenes, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Dirk

When Dirk Visser was born on 11 October 1887, in Wijdenes, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Cornelis Visser, was 26 and his mother, Lijntje Dekker, was 25. He married Jantje Korver on 24 April 1910, in Wijdenes, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1907. He died on 15 November 1963, in his hometown, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Dirk Visser
Jantje Korver
Marriage: 24 April 1910
Hendrika Visser
Klaas Visser

Spouse & Children

24 April 1910
Wijdenes, North Holland, Netherlands


  • Hendrika Visser


  • Klaas Visser


Parents & Siblings

  • Cornelis Visser


  • Lijntje Dekker




  • Male1887–1963Male

  • Hendrika Visser


  • Aafje Visser


World Events (8)


Age 3

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 3

Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 27

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

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Fischer .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dirk Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Dirk Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Public Records"
  • Dirk Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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