Jan Kornelis Hoving

Maleabout 1791–6 October 1842

Brief Life History of Jan Kornelis

When Jan Kornelis Hoving was born about 1791, in Lellens, Groningen, Netherlands, his father, Cornelis Isebrands Hoving, was 44 and his mother, Grietje Tammes, was 37. He married Saartje Harts Dijkhuis on 30 June 1828, in Ten Boer, Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 6 October 1842, in Ten Boer, Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 52.

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Jan Kornelis Hoving
Saartje Harts Dijkhuis
Marriage: 30 June 1828
Grietje Hoving
Kornelis Hoving
Attje Hoving

Sources (9)

  • Marriage Jan Kornelis Hoving
  • Death Jan Kornelis Hoving in 1842 in Ten Boer (Netherlands) » Open Archives
  • Jan Cornelis Hoving in entry for Cornelis Hoving, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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  • Marriage
    30 June 1828Ten Boer, Groningen, Netherlands
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (5)


    Age 2

    France declared war on Britain and the Netherlands.


    Age 4

    France and Napoleon conquered the Netherlands.


    Age 22

    The Dutch defeated the French.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Dutch Dirk, Gerrit, Willem. Scandinavian Hilmer, Thor.

    Dutch: habitational name from a farmstead so named in the province of Drenthe, a variant of Ten Hove ‘at the farm, homestead’ or Van Hove .

    Swedish: ornamental or habitational name apparently formed with the placename element hov- (with several different meanings, including ‘pagan temple’ and ‘hill’) + the suffix -ing ‘belonging to’.

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

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