Jochem van Doorn

Brief Life History of Jochem van

When Jochem van Doorn was born on 2 May 1843, in Leersum, Utrecht, Netherlands, his father, Gerrit van Doorn, was 25 and his mother, Rijkje van Mourik, was 25. He married Catharina Maria van Dijk on 22 August 1873, in Driebergen, Utrecht, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 22 April 1916, in Driebergen, Utrecht, Netherlands, at the age of 72.

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Jochem van Doorn
Elisabeth Cornelia Kool
Marriage: 15 February 1877
Elisabeth van Doorn
Gerrit van Doorn
Johannes van Doorn
Rijk Albert van Doorn
Bartje Adriaantje van Doorn
Marie Jeanne van Doorn
Adriana Geertruida van Doorn
Jacobus van Doorn

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  • Jochem van Doorn in entry for Gijsbertus Marinus van Doorn and Elisabeth van Doorn, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Jochem van Doorn, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Jochem Van Doorn, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Dutch Harm, Klaas, Michiel.

Dutch: from doorn ‘thorn’, a topographic name for someone who lived by a thicket or thorn bush, compare Doornbos . Or the habitational name Van Doorn without preposition.

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

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