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Children of Cornelis van Gorkom and Johanna Ardina Koch
Maria Cornelia was born in Amsterdam on 22 May 1873. She married Gerrit Johannes de Vink in Amsterdam on 7 May 1903. Gerrit Johannes was born in Amsterdam on 31 May 1876.
Jan Coenraad was born in Amsterdam on 8 October 1874. He married in Amsterdam on 12 November 1903 Jacoba Glebbeek. Three children were born. Their first child Johanna Ardina, named after Jan's mother, was born in Amsterdam on 25 December 1904, so on Christmas Day. Maarten was born in Amsterdam as well, on 19 July 1905. The third child, a daughter again, was born on 15 April 1906. She was called Francina Maria Catharina.
Cornelis Johannes was born on 14 august 1878. He married Jannigje van der Weijden, born in Gouda on 12 April 1883. Four children are known, all born in Amsterdam. Johanna Ardina was born on 27 October 1907. Like her cousin she was named after her grandmother. The next two children were born in The Hague; Arie Cornelis Johannes on 20 December 1909, and Johanna Wilhelmina on 25 October 1911. The youngest child, called Cornelis Antonius, was born in Amsterdam again, on 11 December 1913.
Johan was born on 3 May 1882. He was only 26 years old when he died in Amsterdam on 15 June 1908. He was dansmeester, a dance teacher.
Children of Jan van Gorkom and Maria Wilhelmina Lodewijks
All nine children of this couple were born in Amsterdam.
Willem was born on 6 May 1881. He married Elisabeth Anna Hendrika Toole. She was born in The Hague on 25 March 1879. Elisabeth Anna Hendrika had a sister Wilhelmina who married Willem's cousin Cornelis, son of Maarten and Gijsje Slappendel (see below). Willem was the witness at their wedding in 1920. He was a clerk and bookkeeper for his profession. Willem's cousins Cornelis, Marinus and Maarten lived temporarily at his place, probably after their father had died in 1916, while also their mother had deceased already. After the oldest one, Cornelis, found his own place to live, his brothers Marinus and Maarten moved in with him. In 1920 Willem was living in Sloten.
Jan was born on 16 February 1884. He was a carpenter for his profession and died in Amsterdam on 13 January 1958.
Marinus Wilhelmus Christiaan was born on 21 December 1887. He married Agnes Maria Zapf. She was born in Breda on 2 October 1896. Three children were born in Amsterdam: Maria Wilhelmina Bertha on 7 November 1924, Johanna Adriana on 8 August 1927 and a son Frans Josef on 24 January 1929.
Cornelis was born on 26 July 1890 and married in Amsterdam on 29 July 1920 Helena Christina Ritte. She was a daughter of Hendricus Cornelis Ritte and Christina Johanna Margaretha Timman. She was some eight years younger then Cornelis and was born in Amsterdam. Witnesses of the marriage were Willem, clerk, and Hendrik, carpenter, both brothers of the groom. Both Cornelis and his father-in-law were clerks for their profession as well. Two children are known. Hendrik was born in Amsterdam on 19 October 1829. Kees was born on 31 December 1930, also in Amsterdam.
Maria Wilhelmina Christina was born on 22 July 1893 and died in Amsterdam on 2 January 1956.
Hendrik was born in about 1894, is all that we know. He was a carpenter for his profession and a witness at the wedding of his brother Cornelis.
Coert Hendrik was born on 15 March 1896. Like his brother he was a clerk too. He died in Amsterdam on 25 May 1948.
Carel Jan was born on 6 November 1898. He married in Amsterdam on 25 May 1927 Hendrika Estié, born in Wijde Wormer on 11 April 1902. Her father was Pieter Estié and her mother Grietje Doosje. Carel Jan was a machinehoutbewerker (wood working machine operator) at the time he married.
Johanna Adriana was born on 24 July 1900.
Children of Maarten van Gorkom and Gijsje Slappendel
Cornelis was born on 20 February 1890. He married in The Hague on 3 August 1912 Wilhelmina Toole, born in The Hague on 17 September 1882. His cousin Willem was married to Wilhelmina's sister Elizabeth Anna Hendrika. Cornelis and his brother lived some time at their cousin's place, probably after they had become orphans. On 30 May 1913 a son Marinus was born in Amsterdam. Cornelis was a mechanic.
Gijsbertus Jan was born on 10 September 1895. He married Maria Elizabeth van der Kolff. She was born in Amsterdam in the year 1897 and was the daughter of Franciscus Bernardus van der Kolff and Johanna Gerritsma. The wedding took place in Amsterdam on 25 June 1919. Two children were born in Amsterdam: on 9 August 1919 son Jan, and a second son, called Marinus, on 17 August 1920. Gijsbertus Jan was a carpenter.
Marinus was born on 2 September 1899. He married in Amsterdam on 3 September 1931 Sophia Charlotte Stiphout. She was born in The Hague. We know only one son called Theo Marinus, born in 1934. Marinus lived for some time at the same address as his cousin Willem.
Willem died in Amsterdam on 21 May 1917, being 16 years old. He must have been born in 1900 or 1901. He was a clerk for his profession.
Maarten was 14 months old when he died on 3 November 1904.
Another Maarten was born on 19 July 1905. He married in Amsterdam on 22 November 1928 Wouterdina Angenieta Alta, born in Amsterdam on 19 November 1905 and daughter of Joachem Alta and Aaltje van Munster. Maarten was a bank employee. They had four children: daughter Angenieta Alida Wilhelmina was born on 9 September 1929. Son Cornelis was born on 15 March 1934, son Maarten on 7 March 1935 and son Joachim on 18 February 1938. All children were born in Amsterdam.
Children of Karel Jan van Gorkom and Reina de Vries
The children of Karel Jan and Reina were called Willem, Annie, Reina, Larie, Maria Catharina Harmanna, Maria (Mimi), Reinder Karel Jan and Hendrik.
Maria Catharina Harmanna was known as Marie. She was born in Groningen in 1894 and died in Amsterdam on 6 July 1978. Marie married Carel Schubart in Groningen on 18 November 1915 and divorced in Amsterdam on 30 November 1961. A second Maria was known as Mimi and was born in Groningen in 1896. She married Gerard Wieringa in Groningen on 28 October 1915, three weeks before her sister Maria. She died in Amsterdam on 5 July 1978, one day before her sister Maria. Reinder Karel Jan was born in 1898 and married Geertruida Maria Boekholt in Hoogezand on 2 July 1921. She was born in Hoogezand in 1902.
Hendrik was known as Henk and born in Groningen on 1 April 1915. He married in Groningen on 27 May 1937 Jantien Oostmeijer. This first marriage ended in 1941. Subsequently, he married Betje Christiena Hoeksema in Groningen on 30 July 1941. She was born in Spijk on 9 July 1920 and was daughter of Derk Hoeksema and Hiltje Vroom. They divorced in 1975. From the first marriage he had two children and from the second six children. Hendrik was a tailor, just like his father. He died in Groningen on 11 May 1996. His children are mentioned in the section about Generation XII.