Johannes Camphuis

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

The Life Summary 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.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Johannes? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Johannes Camphuis
Hendrikje van der Vaart
Marriage: 29 July 1914

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 July 1914Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
  • Parents and Siblings



    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.
    Age 8
    The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
    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


    Sources (2)

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

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.