Dirk Visser

1868–1957 (Age 88)
Gaasterland, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Dirk

Dirk Visser was born on 30 May 1868, in Gaasterland, Friesland, Netherlands as the son of Pieter Visser and Tjitske Reins Jorna. He married Rinkje Boom on 31 December 1896, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. He died on 19 April 1957, in Heiloo, North Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 88.

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Dirk Visser
Rinkje Boom
Marriage: 31 December 1896

Spouse & Children

  • Male1868–1957Male

  • Rinkje Boom


31 December 1896
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Parents & Siblings

  • Pieter Visser


  • Tjitske Reins Jorna




  • Willem Freederik Visser


  • Klaaske Visser


  • Male1868–1957Male

World Events (8)

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 2

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 5

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 31

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: variant of Fischer .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dirk Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Dirk P Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Dirk Visser, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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