Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players
Born 29 November 1889 in Hilversum
Died 2 December 1982 in Antwerp, Belgium
Married Edward Strachan Burness on 7 November 1916 in Penang, Malaysia
Active circa 1908-14. Sister of fellow lawn tennis players Louise, Otto and Sara Blom. Their mother, also called Ada, was a van Lennep before her marriage to Pieter Blom in 1886. After the death of her mother, Louise van Lennep (née Meis) in 1886, Ada van Lennep’s father, Christiaan, married again and, together with his second wife, Charlotte Louise (née Küpfer), had a further seven children, including the van Lennep lawn tennis players Christine, Roelof, Madzy, August and Christiaan, jnr.
Blom, Louise Christine Rudolphine
Born 7 April 1893 in Hilversum
Died 24 December 1935 in Hilversum
Married (1) Adriaan Willem Cramerus on 18 February 1913 in Hilversum; his death in 1921
Married (2) Frans Carel Maurits Salomonson on 16 May 1931 in Geneva
Active circa 1910-14. Sister of fellow lawn tennis players Ada, Otto and Sara Blom. Adriaan Cramerus was the brother of another lawn tennis player, Jan Willem Cramerus, who married Sara Blom.
Blom, Sara Wilhelmina Cornelia
Born 7 July 1888 in Amsterdam
Died 5 May 1990 in Esch
Married Jan Willem Cramerus on 15 February 1912 in Hilversum
Active circa 1908-14. Sister of fellow lawn tennis players Ada, Louise and Otto Blom. Jan Willem Cramerus was the brother of another lawn tennis player, Adriaan Willem Cramerus, who was Louise Blom's first husband.
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