Hendrina Theodora Exel

1863–1945 (Age 81)
Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life of Hendrina Theodora

When Hendrina Theodora Exel was born on 28 July 1863, her father, Johannes Exel, was 29 and her mother, Geertruida Maria Groeneveld, was 27. She married Laurentius Jacobus Rikken on 1 August 1888, in Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 12 April 1945, in Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Hendrina Theodora Exel
1863–1945
Laurentius Jacobus Rikken
1863–1904
Marriage: 1 August 1888
NN Rikken
1889–1889
Jacobus Laurentius Rikken
1891–1974
Laurentius Johannes Rikken
1893–1945
Johannes Rikken
1895–
Antonius Bernardus Rikken
1899–
Geertruida Maria Rikken
1901–
Hendrikus Theodorus Rikken
1904–1915

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1 August 1888
Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Johannes Exel

    Male1834–1910Male

  • Geertruida Maria Groeneveld

    Female1836–1898Female

siblings

(4)

  • Female1863–1945Female

  • Geertruida Maria Exel

    Female1866–Female

  • Johannes Exel

    Male1869–Male

  • Naatje Exel

    Female1871–1930Female

World Events (8)

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 7

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.
1873

Age 10

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1890

Age 27

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

Name Meaning

1 Scandinavian, Dutch, and North German: from the personal name Apsel, Danish and North German vernacular form of the Biblical name Absolom. As a Scandinavian surname it is a shortened form of the patronymic forms Axelsson or Axelsen.2 Belgian and Dutch: habitational name for someone from either of two places, Aksel in East Flanders or Axel in Zeeland.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Hendrina Theodora Exel, "Netherlands, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1910"

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