Emma Louise Van Gilse van der Pals

1898–1995 (Age 96)
Saint Petersburg, Russia

The Life of Emma Louise

When Emma Louise Van Gilse van der Pals was born on 11 May 1898, in Saint Petersburg, Russia, her father, Hendrik Van Gilse van der Pals, was 41 and her mother, Lucie Johannsen, was 31. She died on 13 February 1995, in Baarn, Utrecht, Netherlands, at the age of 96.

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Emma Louise Van Gilse van der Pals
Abraham Jan Cornelis De Bruijne

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Hendrik Van Gilse van der Pals


  • Lucie Johannsen




  • Leopold van Gilse van der Pals


  • Male1885–1966Male

  • Lucie Maria Cornelia Van Gilse van der Pals


  • Nicolai Ferdinand Van Gilse van der Pals


  • Henriette Mathilde Van Gilse van der Pals


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World Events (8)

1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 1

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.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 6

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.

Age 30

Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Emma Louise van Gilse van der Pals im Eintrag für Abraham Jan Cornelis de Bruijne, „Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records“

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