Sjirk Ages Cnossen

21 April 1893–12 August 1986 (Age 93)
Hommerts, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Sjirk Ages

When Sjirk Ages Cnossen was born on 21 April 1893, in Hommerts, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Age Sjirks Cnossen, was 31 and his mother, Grietje Martens Zoethout, was 26. He married Tietje Klazes Bijlsma on 3 February 1917, in Wymbritseradeel, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 12 August 1986, at the age of 93.

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Sjirk Ages Cnossen
1893–1986
Tietje Klazes Bijlsma
1892–1941
Marriage: 3 February 1917
Age Sjirks Cnossen
1917–1983
Baby boy Cnossen
1919–1919
Baby Girl Cnossen
1920–1920
Anna Catharina Frederika Cnossen
1922–1977

Spouse and Children

    Male1893–1986Male

    Tietje Klazes Bijlsma

    Female1892–1941Female

MARRIAGE
3 February 1917
Wymbritseradeel, Friesland, Netherlands
children

(4)

    Age Sjirks Cnossen

    Male1917–1983Male

    Baby boy Cnossen

    Male1919–1919Male

    Baby Girl Cnossen

    Female1920–1920Female

    Female1922–1977Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 6

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.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 11

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.
1922

Age 29

Dutch women get the vote.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McCrossen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sjirk Cnossen in entry for Levenloos kind, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Sjirk Cnossen in entry for Levenloos kind, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Sjirk Cnossen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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