Lena Johanna Louw

1877–1943 (Age 66)
Philipstown, Cape Province, South Africa

The Life of Lena Johanna

When Lena Johanna Louw was born on 19 April 1877, in Philipstown, Cape Province, South Africa, her father, Leendert Johannes Louw, was 40 and her mother, Hester Cecilia Kleyngeld, was 36. She married Zirk Barnadus Jansen about 1895. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 25 August 1943, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Lena Johanna Louw
1877–1943
Zirk Barnadus Jansen
1859–1943
Marriage: about 1895
Hester Cecilia Louw Jansen
1896–
Zirkie Bernarda JANSEN
1898–
Zirkie Bernarda Jansen
1898–1970
Leonarda Johanna Jansen
1900–
Leonard Johannes Jansen
1903–
Johanna Petronella Jansen
1905–1995

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1895
Philipstown, Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa
children

(6)

  • Hester Cecilia Louw Jansen

    Female1896–Female

  • Zirkie Bernarda JANSEN

    Male1898–Male

  • Female1898–1970Female

  • Leonarda Johanna Jansen

    Female1900–Female

  • Leonard Johannes Jansen

    Male1903–Male

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Leendert Johannes Louw

    Male1837–1908Male

  • Hester Cecilia Kleyngeld

    Female1840–Female

siblings

(8)

  • Hester Cecilia Louw

    Female1861–Female

  • Johanna Petronella Louw

    Female1866–Female

  • Female1877–1943Female

  • Hester Hendrina Johanna Louw

    Female1886–Female

  • Anna Elizabeth Carolina Louw

    FemaleFemale

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1878

Age 1

Britain claims Walvis Bay.
1879

Age 2

British defeat the Zulus in Natal. British and colonial forces destroy Zulu army at Isandhlwana. Griqualand East annexed to Cape Colony.
1897

Age 20

Part of Zululand incorporated into British colony of Natal. King Solomon ka Dinizulu exiled.

Name Meaning

French:1. from a personal name from Latin Lupus (meaning ‘wolf’), which derived its popularity from a 5thcentury bishop of Troyes, who repulsed Attila the Hun. 2. nickname from Old French lou, leu ‘wolf’ (modern French loup; from Latin lupus). This surname is frequently translated as Wolf or Wolfe .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Lena Johanna Louw - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Leonarda Johanna Louw

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