Hendrina Johanna Demmer

27 January 1899–
Nijkerk, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life of Hendrina Johanna

When Hendrina Johanna Demmer was born on 27 January 1899, in Nijkerk, Gelderland, Netherlands, her father, Arend Demmer, was 40 and her mother, Hendrijntje van Ruissen, was 35. She married Pieter Dekker on 3 September 1924, in North Holland, Netherlands.

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Family Time Line

Pieter Dekker
Hendrina Johanna Demmer
Marriage: 3 September 1924

Spouse and Children

3 September 1924
North Holland, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Arend Demmer


    Hendrijntje van Ruissen




    Aresje Demmer


    Maartje Demmer



    Willemtje Demmer


World Events (8)

1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 5

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.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 15

During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.
1934 · Jordanians Revolt in Amsterdam

Age 35

July 4, 1934, Jordanians in Amsterdam revolted because of reduction in employment.

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname for a glutton, from an agent derivative of Middle High German demmen ‘to indulge oneself’. 2. from the Germanic personal name Theudemar ( see Demme ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hendriena Johanna Demmer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Hendrina Johanna Demmer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Hendrina Johanna Demmer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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