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Marriage to Johanna Hendrika Schaay

1863

Abraham married Johanna Hendrika Schaay (born 1842). They had six children, the youngest of whom, Levinus, died at age 10 in 1892. Johanna died seven years later in 1899.

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Abraham Kuyper

Abraham Kuyper was Prime Minister of the Netherlands between 1901 and 1905, an influential neo-Calvinist theologian, and a journalist. He established the Reformed Churches in the Netherlands, which upon its foundation became the second largest Reformed denomination in the country behind the state-supported Dutch Reformed Church. He also founded a newspaper, the Free University…

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