Jan Noord Koning

Male20 April 1837–13 January 1915

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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Jan Noord Koning
Maria Korte
Marriage: 25 May 1861
Giessien Koning
Eeme Koning
Eemie Koning
Antje Koning
Hendrik Koning
Jan Koning
Geessien Zwaantje Koning

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

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 May 1861Oude Pekela, Groningen, Netherlands
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (7)


    Age 16

    Birth of Vincent van Gogh.


    Age 26

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

    1870 · Amstel Brewery

    Age 33

    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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