Johannes van Dieën

16 August 1871–17 September 1942 (Age 71)
Rietveld, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Johannes

When Johannes van Dieën was born on 16 August 1871, in Rietveld, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Jacob Hendrik van Dieën, was 45 and his mother, Cornelia Lekkerkerker, was 40. He married Wilhelmina Voorspuij on 22 April 1897, in Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 17 September 1942, in Woerden, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Johannes van Dieën
Wilhelmina Voorspuij
Marriage: 22 April 1897
Jacob Hendrik van Dieën
Hendrik van Dieën
Hendrik van Dieen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 April 1897Holland, Netherlands
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
    1873 · Holland America Line
    Age 2
    Holland America Line originally headquartered in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands was founded in 1873. It has since moved to Seattle, Washington. It is now part of the Carnival Cruise Line.
    Age 19
    Death by suicide of van Gogh.

    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 .

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

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    Sources (1)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Johannes van Dieën - Government record: birth: 16 August 1871; Rietveld, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

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