Jacobus Huys

16 February 1823–4 September 1907 (Age 84)
Oedelem, West Flanders, Belgium

The Life of Jacobus

When Jacobus Huys was born on 16 February 1823, in Oedelem, West Flanders, Belgium, his father, Charles Louis Huys, was 46 and his mother, Regina Daveloose, was 41. He married Joanna Theresia Rijs on 9 February 1855, in Oedelem, West Flanders, Belgium. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 4 September 1907, in his hometown, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Jacobus Huys
1823–1907
Joanna Theresia Rijs
1826–1875
Marriage: 9 February 1855
Amelia Cecilia Huys
1855–1898
Nathalie Huys
1856–
Joannes Fredericus Huys
1858–1900
Hypolitus Huys
1861–
Augustus Huys
1864–
Amatus Huys
1866–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 February 1855
Oedelem, West Flanders, Belgium
children

(6)

    Amelia Cecilia Huys

    Female1855–1898Female

    Nathalie Huys

    Female1856–Female

    Joannes Fredericus Huys

    Male1858–1900Male

    Hypolitus Huys

    Male1861–Male

    Augustus Huys

    Male1864–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Louis Huys

    Male1776–1844Male

    Regina Daveloose

    Female1782–1868Female

siblings

(5)

    Marie Magdalena Huys

    Female1807–Female

    Amelia Huys

    Female1814–Female

    Seraphina Huys

    Female1819–Female

    Ludovicus Huys

    Male1820–Male

    Male1823–1907Male

World Events (1)

1830

Age 7

The Netherlands declare independence. The outbreak of a revolution in France in July 1830 inspire a Belgian uprising in August. Dutch troops are driven from Brussels, and on October 4th a unique coalition of Catholics and Liberals proclaim Belgian independence. The great powers--Austria, France, Great Britain, Prussia, and Russia--accept Belgian independence from the Netherlands.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: variant spelling of Buis .2 English: perhaps a variant of Biss . Compare Beese , Bice , Bise , Byce .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jacobus in entry for Frederic Joannes Huys, "Belgium, West Flanders, Civil Registration, 1582-1910"
  • Jacobus Huys in entry for Fredericus Joannes Huys and Leonia Ballegeer, "Belgium, West Flanders, Civil Registration, 1582-1910"
  • Belgium, West Flanders, Civil Marriage Registration, 1582-1910; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9GKM-XY3?cc=2139860&wc=QZ9J-P3S%3A1009520801%2C1009551201

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