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
1733–1812
Cornelia van de Graaf
1756–1809
Marriage: 26 December 1767
Marcus Bron
1768–1847
Philippus Bron
1769–1814
Jannigje Bron
1773–1847
Elisabet Bron
1775–1837
Aaltje Bron
1777–
Aaltje Bron
1781–1819
Goosen Bron
1781–1838
Evert Bron
1784–
Leendert Bron
1789–1871

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 December 1767Culemborg, Gelderland, Netherlands
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (2)

    World Events (5)

    1745
    Age 12
    England, Austria, Saxony and the Netherlands formed an alliance against Russia.
    1780
    Age 47
    A four year war with England was fought.
    1788
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Brons

    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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