Janna Jager

19 March 1797–2 May 1839 (Age 42)
Heteren, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life of Janna

When Janna Jager was born on 19 March 1797, in Heteren, Gelderland, Netherlands, her father, Derck Jager, was 49 and her mother, Hendrijna Van Reeden, was 32. She married Jan Willem Jansen on 19 February 1815, in Hemmen, Gelderland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 10 daughters. She died on 2 May 1839, in her hometown, at the age of 42.

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Family Time Line

Jan Willem Jansen
1789–1855
Janna Jager
1797–1839
Marriage: 19 February 1815
Derk (Dirk) Jansen
1814–1866
Neulke Elizabeth Jansen
1816–1893
Jan Jerfaas Jansen
1817–1902
Hendrina Janssen
1818–1899
Sandrijna Jansen
1820–1857
Hermina Jansen
1821–1874
Jan Hendrik Jansen
1823–
Gerritje Jansen
1825–1899
Hendrika Jansen
1827–1904
Johanna Jansen
1829–1830
Cornelis Jansen
1831–1901
Johanna Jansen
1832–1897
Maria Jansen
1834–1910
Jan Willem Jansen
1836–1902
Jansen
1839–1839

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 February 1815
Hemmen, Gelderland, Netherlands
children

(15)

    Male1814–1866Male

    Neulke Elizabeth Jansen

    Female1816–1893Female

    Jan Jerfaas Jansen

    Male1817–1902Male

    Hendrina Janssen

    Female1818–1899Female

    Sandrijna Jansen

    Female1820–1857Female

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Derck Jager

    Male1748–1811Male

    Hendrijna Van Reeden

    Female1764–1852Female

siblings

(4)

    Maria Jager

    Female1782–1834Female

    Hendrina Jager

    Female1783–1861Female

    Female1797–1839Female

    Cornelis Jager

    Male1804–Male

World Events (4)

1799

Age 2

The United East India Company is liquidated.
1813

Age 16

The Dutch defeated the French.
1813 · Netherlands Regains Independence

Age 16

In 1810, when Louis Bonaparte resigned from the throne, the Netherlands was annexed from the French. Finally in 1814, the Netherlands became sovereign and independent.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: occupational name for a hunter, Middle Dutch jagher.2 German: variant of Jaeger ‘hunter’.3 Slovenian: occupational name for a hunter, from German Jaeger .

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Sources (3)

  • Janna Jager, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Jantje Jager in entry for Hendrina Jansen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Janna Jager in entry for Derk Evers and Maria Jansen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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