Gerbrand Gootjes

1874–
Wognum, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Gerbrand

When Gerbrand Gootjes was born in 1874, in Wognum, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Klaas Gootjes, was 52 and his mother, Antje Swart, was 46. He married Dieuwertje Koster about 1897, in Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1894.

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Family Time Line

Gerbrand Gootjes
1874–
Dieuwertje Koster
1876–
Marriage: about 1897
Anna Gootjes
1899–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1897
Netherlands
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Klaas Gootjes

    Male1822–1884Male

    Antje Swart

    Female1828–1876Female

siblings

(6)

    Aafje Gootjes

    Female1857–1857Female

    Pieter Gootjes

    Male1862–1862Male

    Female1864–1934Female

    Pieter Gootjes

    Male1865–1935Male

    Female1870–1940Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890

Age 16

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

Age 16

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.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 40

During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.

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Sources (3)

  • Gerbrand Gootjes, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Public Records"
  • Gerbrand Gootjes, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Gerbrand Gootjes in entry for Jacob Bruin and Anna Gootjes, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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