Jantje Wolters Kroon was born in 1757, in Veendam, Groningen, Netherlands as the daughter of Wolter Gossens Kroon and Aaltje Jans. She married Nanne Lippes Kroon on 8 February 1778, in Wildervank, Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 17 January 1826, in her hometown, at the age of 69.
Dutch (also De Kroon): from Middle Dutch croen(e) ‘crown’, a topographic or habitational name referring to a house distinguished by the sign of a crown, or a topographic name from a common field name from this word.
Swedish and North German: variant of Kron .