Vincent Van Gogh has a very interesting Family Tree.
Here's the ones I know about.
His dizzy aunt - Verti Gogh
The brother who worked at a convenience store - Stop N Gogh
The grandfather from Yugoslavia - U Gogh
His magician uncle - Where-diddy Gogh
His Mexican cousin - A Mee Gogh
The Mexican cousin's American half-brother - Gring Gogh
And his niece who travels the country in an RV - Winnie Bay Gogh
Do you know any more to add to the list?
Time for me to Gogh.
His dancing, married, female, second-cousin who came of age in the 60's (and hyphenated her name): Gho Gogh-Boots
What about his negative great nephew who hinders progress: Noe Gogh
And his married, free-spirited, niece who married an Asian man: Ima Gogh-Ing
Well done Lisa
I'm sure you could think of some AEvans:
Like his bird watcher brother - Flamin Gogh
How about that card-crazy cousin? Bin Gogh
Or that light on her feet niece - Tan Gogh
Or maybe even that rocker neighbour - Indi Gogh!
Then there's his seriously ill cousin: Tutchen Gogh
and his ever-fleeting, impatient, second-cousin: Gutta Gogh
The fruit-growing cousin - Man Gogh
And the French brother in law who builds small plastic houses - Le Gogh
and the paternal, married, low-class, aunt with too many clingy children:
and that waffling great nephew who lives in the US, and whose name is often confused with Leg Gogh's: Egg Gogh (He's married to Mable Surrup.)
We've got to stop meeting like this Lisa
I think I'll escape by driving off in my Gogh Gogh Mobile.
I'm going to gogh, but before I do I just had to mention the drum-playing great-grandson:
Oh, and that overweight great-nephew: Carr Gogh
Well, if you guys ever learn how to pronounce foreign words, you will find that none of these are relatives
http://www.metacafe.com/watch/321174/va … unciation/
Thanks for that very authoritative link, although I think that I may have to flag your post as being self promotional.
Because at around 14 seconds, it mentions
"Pompous, artificial, inflated, pretentious A***holes.
He sure can! That is only the second person I have heard pronounce it. The other was a Dutch Australian painter friend. I still can't get my throat to cooperate well enough to say it!
I lived in Holland for 8 years, so not a problem for me. this is the hardest w9rd in the Dutch language - and was a useful test during WWII to catch German spies - "scheveningen". The "sch" requires the throat sound with an "s" in front and the en is pronounced soft "a".
That video was funny. For a bit I thought I was in the religion forum. LOL it made me forget about my original comment I was intent on though. LOL Oh I remember now;
Vincents 3 cousins, Shadrac, Meshak and Abednegogh.
This is fun I just love family trees
don't forget to add the health nut aunt Gink-Gogh
his aussie pet Din-Gogh
his banking uncle who owns Wells Far-Gogh
his speech therapist cousin Lin-Gogh
his second cousin twice removed on his mothers side, you'll recognize his name as it's everywhere Lo-Gogh
and last but not least even though its very sad, poor old Van Gogh had problems with his Lumba-Gogh
now I really gotta gogh get some work done
Then, too, there was his musically gifted niece: Archipela Gogh
And is self-centered great granson: Eee Gogh
His distant cousin who is also related to ZZTop who named one of their albums in the 70's after him: Fandan Gogh
his brother-in-laws sisters kid who overrides trade barriers named: Embar Gogh
this needed to be mentioned even though its not a family tree member but they are all involved: their favorite place to buy the real deal Cocoa from: Con Gogh
I should 'under-gogh' a head exam for continuing this thread
All very excellent responses.I had no idea that Vincent had such diverse relatives.
I found out about a few more today:
The nephew who drove a stage coach - Wells-far Gogh
An illegitimate son who plays percussion in a band - Bon Gogh
His panelbeating 4th cousin twice removed, Ding Gogh
And last but not least, his golfing sister in law, Fore Gogh
by Kenna McHugh 22 months ago
"If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere."--Vincent van GoghIn little over a decade, he created 2,100 works of art. Most of them were 860 oil paintings, painted in the last two years of his life. He died in France in 1890.
by Kenna McHugh 4 months ago
"If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere."-- Vincent Van GoghPhoto by Dirk Fleischmann
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