Helena Maria Joanna Willems

15 October 1871–13 April 1954 (Age 82)
Haelen, Limburg, Netherlands

The Life of Helena Maria Joanna

When Helena Maria Joanna Willems was born on 15 October 1871, in Haelen, Limburg, Netherlands, her father, Blasius Joseph Willems, was 38 and her mother, Aldegonda Schreurs, was 38. She married Everardus Josephus Schreurs on 29 April 1901, in Haelen, Limburg, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died on 13 April 1954, in her hometown, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Everardus Josephus Schreurs
1873–1948
Helena Maria Joanna Willems
1871–1954
Marriage: 29 April 1901
Theodorus Franciscus Hubertus Schreurs
1902–1993
Joannes Jacobus Maria Severinus Schreurs
1906–1994
Wilhelmus Henricus Maria Johannes Schreurs
1908–1984
Everardus Theodorus Maria Schreurs
1918–1985

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 April 1901
Haelen, Limburg, Netherlands
children

(4)

    Theodorus Franciscus Hubertus Schreurs

    Male1902–1993Male

    Joannes Jacobus Maria Severinus Schreurs

    Male1906–1994Male

    Wilhelmus Henricus Maria Johannes Schreurs

    Male1908–1984Male

    Everardus Theodorus Maria Schreurs

    Male1918–1985Male

Parents and Siblings

    Blasius Joseph Willems

    Male1833–1893Male

    Aldegonda Schreurs

    Female1833–1883Female

siblings

(4)

    Willems

    Male1868–1868Male

    Cornelia Maria Helena Willems

    Female1869–1899Female

    Female1871–1954Female

    Leonardus Henricus Joannes Willems

    Male1873–1874Male

World Events (8)

1873

Age 2

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1873 · Holland America Line

Age 2

Holland America Line originally headquartered in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands was founded in 1873. It has since moved to Seattle, Washington. It is now part of the Carnival Cruise Line.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 28

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 and North German: patronymic from Wilhelm .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Helena Maria Joanna Willems, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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