Marie Virginie Hélène Peil

31 July 1887–18 January 1954 (Age 66)
Geluwe, West Flanders, Belgium

The Life of Marie Virginie Hélène

When Marie Virginie Hélène Peil was born on 31 July 1887, in Geluwe, West Flanders, Belgium, her father, Henri Louis Peil, was 31 and her mother, Eugenie Sophie Delbarge, was 31. She had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Alphonse Joseph Emaer. She died on 18 January 1954, in Wervik, West Flanders, Belgium, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Alphonse Joseph Emaer
1881–1953
Marie Virginie Hélène Peil
1887–1954
Jozef Jérome Emaer
1923–1960
Martha Emaer
1926–2005
Aimé Emaer
1928–2002
Marie Thérèse Emaer
1932–2019

Spouse and Children

children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Henri Louis Peil

    Male1855–1904Male

    Eugenie Sophie Delbarge

    Female1856–Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1887–1954Female

    Anna Rosa Magdalena Peil

    Female1888–Female

    Jan Hendrijk Lodewijk Peil

    Male1890–1890Male

    Gheri Henri Daniel Peil

    Male1891–Male

    Joseph Albert Peil

    Male1893–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (4)

1914

Age 27

Germany invades. The Belgian army holds position behind Yser river until 1918.
1920

Age 33

Antwerp hosts the Summer Olympic Games.
1940

Age 53

Germany invades Belgium. The Belgian government evacuates to London. King Leopold surrenders to German forces.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: metonymic occupational name from Middle Dutch pegel, peil, a mark used in measuring liquids or a measure of the strength of beer.2 Dutch: variant of the habitational name Peel 2.3 American spelling of Dutch Pijl, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of arrows or an archer, from pijl ‘arrow’.

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

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