Jan Bron

about 1733–22 January 1812 (Age 79)
Culemborg, Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Jan

When Jan Bron was born about 1733, his father, Marcus Bron, was 40 and his mother, Elisabeth van de Water, was 27. He married Cornelia van de Graaf on 26 December 1767, in Culemborg, Gelderland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 22 January 1812, in Culemborg, Gelderland, Netherlands, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Jan Bron
Cornelia van de Graaf
Marriage: 26 December 1767
Marcus Bron
Philippus Bron
Jannigje Bron
Elisabet Bron
Aaltje Bron
Aaltje Bron
Goosen Bron
Evert Bron
Leendert Bron

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 December 1767Culemborg, Gelderland, Netherlands
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    World Events (5)

    Age 12
    England, Austria, Saxony and the Netherlands formed an alliance against Russia.
    Age 47
    A four year war with England was fought.
    Age 55
    An alliance between Britain, Prussia and the Netherlands was ratified at the Hague.

    Name Meaning

    (2007: 234; 2010: 265)Dutch: from the personal name Bronno (see Brons ).Dutch: topographic name for someone living by a bron ‘well’.

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Jan Bron in entry for Philip Bron, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
    • Jan Bron in entry for Marcus Bron, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
    • Jan Bron in entry for Thomas den Hartog and Elisabeth Bron, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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