Martinus Johannes Favié

1885–1958 (Age 72)
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Martinus Johannes

When Martinus Johannes Favié was born on 23 November 1885, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Antonius Adrianus Favié, was 30 and his mother, Wilhelmina Catharina Bierwolf, was 32. He married Anna Margaretha Kerkhoff on 7 January 1935, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 25 July 1958, in his hometown, at the age of 72.

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Martinus Johannes Favié
Anna Margaretha Kerkhoff
Marriage: 7 January 1935
Martin Favié

Spouse & Children

7 January 1935
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands


  • Martin Favié


Parents & Siblings

  • Antonius Adrianus Favié


  • Wilhelmina Catharina Bierwolf




World Events (8)


Age 5

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1895 · Museum Willet-Holthuysen

Age 10

Louisa Holthuysen, owner of a prestigious house she had inherited from past generations, bequeathed the property to the city of Amsterdam at the time of her passing. Her only request was that the building, and its contents, become a museum known by the name of Willet-Holthuysen. The building remains open to the public, and contains many decorative paintings (including some of unknown origin).
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 29

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

Name Meaning

French: variant of Favre.

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

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