Jan Meijer

19 October 1876–7 June 1944 (Age 67)
Voorhout, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Jan

When Jan Meijer was born on 19 October 1876, in Voorhout, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Arie Meijer, was 35 and his mother, Johanna Diemel, was 34. He married Alijda Pijpers on 14 May 1902, in Voorhout, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. In 1902, at the age of 25, his occupation is listed as bloembollenwerker in Voorhout, South Holland, Netherlands. He died on 7 June 1944, in Noordwijk, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Jan Meijer
1876–1944
Alijda Pijpers
1879–1927
Marriage: 14 May 1902
Johanna Gerarda Martina Meijer
1903–1968
Wilhelmina Johanna Cornelia Meijer
1904–
Adrianus Mattheus Marie Meijer
1906–
Marinus Johannes Antonius Meijer
1908–1955
Gerardus Mattheus Bartholomeus Meijer
1909–
Catharina Johanna Wilhelmina Meijer
1911–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 May 1902
Voorhout, South Holland, Netherlands
children

(6)

    Johanna Gerarda Martina Meijer

    Female1903–1968Female

    Wilhelmina Johanna Cornelia Meijer

    Female1904–Female

    Adrianus Mattheus Marie Meijer

    Male1906–Male

    Male1908–1955Male

    Gerardus Mattheus Bartholomeus Meijer

    Male1909–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Arie Meijer

    Male1840–1926Male

    Johanna Diemel

    Female1842–1926Female

siblings

(7)

    Catharina Meijer

    Female1865–1927Female

    Gerardus Meijer

    Male1867–1891Male

    Petrus Meijer

    Male1870–1870Male

    Maria Meijer

    Female1871–1941Female

    Male1873–1964Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890

Age 14

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 14

Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 23

The Hague Peace Convention was a series conferences that produced treaties and declarations. The convention took place in Hague, Netherlands. The conferences were among the first formal statements of the laws of war and war crimes in secular international law.

Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Meyer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jan Meijer in entry for Gerardus Mattheus Bartholomeus Meijer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Jan Meijer in entry for Catharina Wilhelmina Johanna Meijer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Jan Meijer in entry for Adrianus Mattheus Marie Meijer and Elisabeth Cornelia van Vlliet, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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