Jan Vanderbeck


The Life of Jan

When Jan Vanderbeck was born in 1583, in Netherlands, her father, Eldert Vanderbeck, was 30 and her mother, Heijltje de Vries, was 26. She married Paulus Vandervoort in 1605, in Flanders, Belgium. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She was buried in Bergen op Zoom, North Brabant, Netherlands.

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Paulus Vandervoort
Jan Vanderbeck
Marriage: 1605
Michiel Pauluszen Vandervoort

Spouse and Children

Flanders, Belgium


Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)


Age 1

William of Orange (1533-1584), Prince of Orange (1538-1584), Count of Nassau (1559-1584), and first stadholder of the United Provinces of the Netherlands, was assassinated by Burgundian Balthasar Gerard (25) with a handgun. Philip II of Spain had called for a volunteer assassin due to William's reluctance take a public stand on religious issues. William was succeeded by his 17-year-old son, Maurice of Nassau.

Age 17

Britain waged wars against the Dutch.

Age 23

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn was born in Leiden, the Netherlands.

Name Meaning

Dutch (Van der Beck): variant of Vanderbeek .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jan van der Beck, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mrs Paul Van Der Voort - death:
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mrs Paul Van Der Voort -

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