The Dutch Cemetery in Chinsurah: A Digital Archive of Memories

Christina Gerhardina Kloppenburg

Last Name: 
Kloppenburg
First Name: 
Christina Gerhardina
Spatial: 
Post-nominal titles: 
Mevrouw
date of birth: 
31.12.1747
year of death: 
1820
date of death: 
09.10.1820
Nationality: 
Dutch
Age at death: 
73 years
Gender: 
Female
Relationships: 
Daughter of Abraham Cloppenburg and Gerhardina Sibilla Borwater. She was the wife of Gregorius Herklots and mother to Jean Gregorius Herklots and Louisa Helena Herklots. She was the sister of Gerhardus Rudolph Cloppenburg and Marthinus Johannes Cloppenburg.
Full Epitaph: 
Hier Rust; Mevronw C.G. Kloppenburg Weduioee; van Wylen den Heere Gregorius Herklots; in leeven opperhoofd te Kassimbazaar; Obit. 9 October 1820,oud 73 Jaaren
Place of birth / origin: 
Cape Town(kapstadt), South Africa
Places mentioned 1: 
Kassimbazar
Tomb architecture: 
Obelisk
Any reason for importance: 
In G.A. Herklots's translation of Jaf'far Sharif's book Islam in India refer to C.G Kloppenburg as the mother of Gregorius Herklots(husband of C.C Herklots.)
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