Jan Noord Koning

Brief Life History of Jan Noord

When Jan Noord Koning was born on 20 April 1837, in Oude Pekela, Groningen, Netherlands, his father, Eeme Koning, was 31 and his mother, Geesien Willems Klei, was 31. He married Maria Korte on 25 May 1861, in Oude Pekela, Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 13 January 1915, in Hoorn, Westerwolde, Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Jan Noord Koning
1837–1915
Maria Korte
1832–1909
Marriage: 25 May 1861
Giessien Koning
1861–1862
Eeme Koning
1863–1946
Eemie Koning
1863–
Antje Koning
1865–1948
Hendrik Koning
1869–1949
Jan Koning
1871–1951
Geessien Zwaantje Koning
1874–

Sources (22)

  • Netherlands, record of civil marriage to Maria Korte
  • John W. Koning in entry for John Koning, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • In Netherlands, Civil Marriages, 1811-1940

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World Events (7)

1853

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.

1863

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Erwin, Otto, Rainer.

Dutch; German (also Köning): from Middle Dutch coninc, Middle Low German konink ‘king’ (compare Koenig ), a topographic or habitational name referring to a house or inn name, or a nickname for someone who gave himself royal airs, or a status name for the head of a craftmen's guild, or a society of archers, or minstrels. Compare also De Koning and Koening .

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

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The Short History of Jan Noord Koning

The Short History of Jan Noord Koning Jan Noord Koning was born April 20, 1827 to Eeme Koning and Geesien Willems Klei. He was the second child and only son of four children born to the Konings. The …

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