Johanna van Arkel

Leerdam, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Johanna

When Johanna van Arkel was born in 1364, in Leerdam, South Holland, Netherlands, her father, Otto van Arkel, was 34 and her mother, Elisabeth de Bar-Pierrepont, was 21.

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Otto van Arkel
Elisabeth de Bar-Pierrepont
Heer Jan V van Arkel
Johanna van Arkel

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World Events (2)


Age 96

The courtyard Episcopal palace at Atrecht had witch burnings.

Age 113

Beginning of the rule of the Austrian Habsburgs.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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