Ariaantje Jans

Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Ariaantje

Ariaantje Jans was born in 1650, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. She married Claas Jansz Schotte from 10 March 1671 to 3 October 1671, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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Claas Jansz Schotte
Ariaantje Jans
Marriage: from 10 March 1671 to 3 October 1671
Dieuwertje Claes Schotte
Sijmon Schotte
Abram Schotte

Spouse and Children

from 10 March 1671 to 3 October 1671
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands


World Events (8)

1652 · The First Anglo-Dutch War

Age 2

Also referred to as the First Dutch War. This was an entirely sea-based conflict that arose by trade disputes between the United Provinces of the Netherlands against the Commonwealth of England. Ended with the Treaty of Westminster; Holland agreed to respect the Navigation Act and compensate England accordingly.
1655 · Amsterdam City Hall is Opened

Age 5

The City of Amsterdam Town Hall was opened by Mayor Cornelis de Graeff on July 29, 1655. This structure would end up being converted into the Royal Palace of Amsterdam in the future (1806-1810).
1683 · Society of Suriname

Age 33

The Suriname Society was established as a subsidiary of the Dutch West India Company. Their primary goal was to venture overseas and develop the new colony known as Suriname. The three primary participants of the society were the Dutch West India Company, the city of Amsterdam, and the Van Aerssen van Sommelsdijck family. All citizens of the Dutch Republic were free to trade with Suriname.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Jan ; or a reduced form of Johannes .2 English: patronymic from the personal name Jan ( see Jayne ).

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

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