Johannes Camphuis

26 May 1865–17 September 1944 (Age 79)
Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Camphuis was born on 26 May 1865, in Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Jacobus Camphuis, was 34 and his mother, Jacomina Louisa Fokke, was 23. He married Hendrikje van der Vaart on 29 July 1914, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. He died on 17 September 1944, in Renkum, Gelderland, Netherlands, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Camphuis
1865–1944
Hendrikje van der Vaart
1871–1952
Marriage: 29 July 1914

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 July 1914
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Jacobus Camphuis

    Male1831–1878Male

    Jacomina Louisa Fokke

    Female1841–Female

siblings

(4)

    Male1865–1944Male

    Jan Camphuis

    Male1866–1919Male

    Tettje

    Female1866–Female

    Niestje Camphuis

    Female1871–Female

World Events (8)

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 5

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 8

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1890

Age 25

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived in a house by a field, from kamp ‘enclosed field’ + huis ‘house’.

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

Possible Related Names

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  • 05-046B Overlijden
  • 05-046B Geboorteakte

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