Dieuwke Kuipers

25 September 1873–13 November 1953 (Age 80)
Stiens, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Dieuwke

Dieuwke Kuipers was born on 25 September 1873, in Stiens, Friesland, Netherlands as the daughter of Sijbe Hendriks Kuipers and Janke Boukes van der Meer. She married Rinze Hoekstra on 30 July 1896, in Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 13 November 1953, in Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Rinze Hoekstra
1874–1959
Dieuwke Kuipers
1873–1953
Marriage: 30 July 1896
Sijbe Hoekstra
1891–1976
Johanna Hoekstra
1895–1896
Uildrik Hoekstra
1897–1973
Siebe Hoekstra
1898–1979
Janke Hoekstra
1900–
Jan Leonardus Hoekstra
1901–1902
Jan Hoekstra
1902–1903
Jantje Hoekstra
1904–1913
Hendrik Hoekstra
1905–1951
Leonardus Hoekstra
1908–
Geert Hoekstra
1909–
Geert Hoekstra
1910–1964
Klaasje Hoekstra
1912–
Jantje Hoekstra
1914–1914

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 July 1896
Groningen, Netherlands
children

(14)

    Sijbe Hoekstra

    Male1891–1976Male

    Female1895–1896Female

    Uildrik Hoekstra

    Male1897–1973Male

    Siebe Hoekstra

    Male1898–1979Male

    Janke Hoekstra

    Female1900–Female

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Sijbe Hendriks Kuipers

    Male1851–1939Male

    Janke Boukes van der Meer

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890

Age 17

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 17

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.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 26

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: patronymic from Kuiper .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dieuwke Kuipers, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Dieuwke Kuipers in entry for Jan Leonardus Hoekstra, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Dieuwke Kuipers, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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