Simon Karel de Bakker

Brief Life History of Simon Karel

When Simon Karel de Bakker was born on 11 September 1860, in Middelburg, Zeeland, Netherlands, his father, Adriaan de Bakker, was 30 and his mother, Adriana Jacoba Gerrardina van Puffelen, was 31. He married Cornelia van Efferen on 14 November 1879, in Heenvliet, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 14 April 1939, in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 78.

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Simon Karel de Bakker
Cornelia van Efferen
Marriage: 14 November 1879
Adriana Jacoba Geradina de Bakker
Cornelia de Bakker

Sources (7)

  • Simon Karel de Bakker in the Netherlands, Birth Index, 1784-1917
  • Simon Karel de Bakker in entry for Cornelia de Bakker, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Simon Karel de Bakker in the Netherlands, Birth Index, 1784-1917

World Events (8)


The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.

1863 · Rotterdam Bank is completed

"On May 16, 1863, Rotterdam Bank was founded by Marten Mees, and a handful of other businessmen. It became the main rival to the bank he founded years earlier. Rotterdam bank's founders emulated Britain�s """"Colonial Bank"""", to help alleviate the increasing need for borrowing in the Dutch East Indies."

1885 · The Wereldmuseum Rotterdam opens

In 1885, the Geography and Ethnology museum opened as a result of increased exposure to other cultures within its borders and exploratory efforts into foreign lands. It changed its name later to the Wereldmuseum Rotterdam.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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