When Pieter Bakker was born on 23 April 1866, in Enkhuizen, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Pieter Bakker, was 27 and his mother, Grietje Bruin, was 25. He married Marijtje Mantel on 27 April 1893, in Enkhuizen, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1886. He died on 6 January 1944, in his hometown, at the age of 77.
Some characteristic forenames: Dutch Gerrit, Dirk, Klaas, Cornelis, Cornie, Durk, Frans, Kees, Michiel, Pieter, Aaltje, Adrianus. German Konrad, Claus, Erwin, Frieda, Gerhard, Hans, Hertha, Johannes.
Dutch and North German: occupational name for a baker, Dutch and Low German bakker. Compare Backer and Baker .
Norwegian: habitational name from any of the farmsteads so named in southeastern Norway; it is the indefinite plural form of Bakke .