Henrik (Henk) Sillem

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Henrik (Henk) Sillem

Also Known As: "Henk"
Birthplace: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Death: Died in Courmayeur, Valle D'aosta, Aosta, Italy
Immediate Family:

Son of Jean (Johann) Gottlieb Sillem and Judith Catharina Henriëtte Hoeufft, Jkvr.
Husband of Bertha Eva Johanna Reuser
Ex-husband of Susanna Catharina Beatrix des Tombe, Jkvr.
Father of Frans Johann Sillem and Henrick ('Boet') Sillem
Brother of Ernest (Ernst) Sillem; Elise Henriette Sillem; Adèle Sillem; Olga Maria Sillem; Hieronymus Oscar Sillem and 2 others

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About Henrik (Henk) Sillem

Henrik Sillem died in Courmayeur on the 13th July 1907 after he made an unfortunate fall. His body was found under a cliff of Mont Trety in the Mont Blanc massif (Massiccio del Monte Bianco).

He first ascended the Aiguille du Midi and then via Col du Géant he intended to reach Courmayeur.

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Henrik (Henk) Sillem's Timeline

August 12, 1866
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
May 24, 1894
Age 27
Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
September 9, 1896
Age 30
Baarn, Baarn, Utrecht, The Netherlands
July 13, 1907
Age 40
Courmayeur, Valle D'aosta, Aosta, Italy