Jan Bron

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

The Life 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

    Male1733–1812Male

    Cornelia van de Graaf

    Female1756–1809Female

MARRIAGE
26 December 1767
Culemborg, Gelderland, Netherlands
children

(9)

    Marcus Bron

    Male1768–1847Male

    Philippus Bron

    Male1769–1814Male

    Jannigje Bron

    Female1773–1847Female

    Elisabet Bron

    Female1775–1837Female

    Aaltje Bron

    Female1777–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Marcus Bron

    Male1693–Male

    Elisabeth van de Water

    Female1706–1756Female

siblings

(2)

    Male1733–1812Male

    Leendert Bron

    Male1738–Male

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

1 Scottish: nickname from Gaelic bran ‘raven’.2 Galician: habitational name from either of two places in Lugo province called Bran. This is a common name in Mexico.

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

Sources (3)

  • 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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