Tietje Alkema

27 November 1869–5 May 1954 (Age 84)
Franeker, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Tietje

When Tietje Alkema was born on 27 November 1869, in Franeker, Friesland, Netherlands, her father, Yme Tjallings Alkema, was 40 and her mother, Corneliske Douwes Faber, was 33. She married Jakkele van der Schaaf on 19 May 1895, in Franeker, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 5 May 1954, in Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Jakkele van der Schaaf
1867–1943
Tietje Alkema
1869–1954
Marriage: 19 May 1895
Theunis van der Schaaf
1898–
Corneliske van der Schaaf
1909–

Spouse and Children

    Jakkele van der Schaaf

    Male1867–1943Male

    Female1869–1954Female

MARRIAGE
19 May 1895
Franeker, Friesland, Netherlands
children

(2)

    Theunis van der Schaaf

    Male1898–Male

    Corneliske van der Schaaf

    Female1909–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Yme Tjallings Alkema

    Male1829–1876Male

    Corneliske Douwes Faber

    Female1836–1884Female

siblings

(10)

    Tjalling Ymes Alkema

    Male1857–1936Male

    Douwe Alkema

    Male1859–1861Male

    NN Alkema

    Female1860–1860Female

    Rinske Ymes Alkema

    Female1861–1862Female

    Douwe Alkema

    Male1863–1931Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 1

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.
1873

Age 4

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 30

The Hague Peace Convention was a series conferences that produced treaties and declarations. The convention took place in Hague, Netherlands. The conferences were among the first formal statements of the laws of war and war crimes in secular international law.

Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from the city of Alkemade (Alkmaar) in South Holland.

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

Sources (3)

  • Tietje Alkema, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Tietje IJ Alkema, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Tietje Alkema, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"

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