Egbert Geert Koops

Male27 December 1881–10 April 1966

Brief Life History of Egbert Geert

When Egbert Geert Koops was born on 27 December 1881, in Oosterwolde, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Geert Jans Koops, was 38 and his mother, Blijke Egberts Dol, was 26. He married Klaasje Jans van Weperen on 12 May 1911, in Ooststellingwerf, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 10 April 1966, in his hometown, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Egbert Geert Koops
1881–1966
Klaasje Jans van Weperen
1889–1938
Marriage: 12 May 1911
Blijke Egberts Koops
1912–1997
Jan Egbert Koops
1915–2002
Lammigje Koops
1919–1988
Lammigje Koops
1919–1998

Sources (4)

  • Egbert Koops, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Egbert Koops in entry for Blijke Koops, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Egbert Koops in entry for Klaasje Van Weperen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 May 1911Ooststellingwerf, Friesland, Netherlands
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1890

    Age 9

    Death by suicide of van Gogh.

    1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

    Age 9

    Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.

    1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

    Age 23

    Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Uwe, Helmuth, Kurt, Otto.

    North German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of Jakob (see Jacob ).

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

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