Atje Jacobs de Jong

20 February 1833–5 March 1895 (Age 62)
Westdongeradeel, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Atje Jacobs

When Atje Jacobs de Jong was born on 20 February 1833, in Westdongeradeel, Friesland, Netherlands, her father, Jakob Nuttes de Jong, was 44 and her mother, Martzen Eelzes Visser, was 41. She married Tjerk Jitzes Donga on 4 June 1855, in Oostdongeradeel, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 5 March 1895, in her hometown, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Tjerk Jitzes Donga
1831–
Atje Jacobs de Jong
1833–1895
Marriage: 4 June 1855
Jitze Tjerks Donga
1856–
Ettje Tjerks Donga
1858–1954
Jacob Tjerks Donga
1860–1885
Ate Tjerks Donga
1862–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 June 1855
Oostdongeradeel, Friesland, Netherlands
children

(4)

    Jitze Tjerks Donga

    Male1856–Male

    Female1858–1954Female

    Jacob Tjerks Donga

    Male1860–1885Male

    Ate Tjerks Donga

    Male1862–1941Male

Parents and Siblings

    Jakob Nuttes de Jong

    Male1788–1861Male

    Martzen Eelzes Visser

    Female1791–1875Female

siblings

(9)

    Nutte Jacobs de Jong

    Male1813–1864Male

    Female1814–Female

    Eelze Jacobs de Jong

    Male1818–Male

    Age Jacobs de Jong

    Male1821–Male

    Martje Jakobs de Jong

    Female1823–1896Female

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1853

Age 20

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 30

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 37

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Atje Jacobs de Jong in entry for Harmen Groen and Martje Koudenburg, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Atje Jacobs de Jong in entry for Folkert Visser and Aafke Koudenburg, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Atje Jacobs de Jong, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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