Jan van den Berge

1835–1912 (Age 77)
Haamstede, Zeeland, Netherlands

The Life of Jan

Jan van den Berge was born in 1835, in Haamstede, Zeeland, Netherlands as the son of Jacomina Rietdijk. He married Maria Tangeman on 23 February 1859, in Haamstede, Zeeland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 3 July 1912, in his hometown, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Jan van den Berge
1835–1912
Maria Tangeman
1832–1916
Marriage: 23 February 1859
Lucretia Adriana van den Berge
1861–1941
Cornelis van den Berge
1861–1946
Maria van den Berge
1863–1863
Willem van den Berge
1865–1948
Lena Johanna van den Berge
1869–
Jozina Jacoba van den Berge
1871–1954
Jan Marien van den Berge
1876–

Spouse and Children

    Male1835–1912Male

    Maria Tangeman

    Female1832–1916Female

MARRIAGE
23 February 1859
Haamstede, Zeeland, Netherlands
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacomina Rietdijk

    Female1781–1827Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1853

Age 18

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 28

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

Age 35

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

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jan van den Berg in entry for Lucretia Adriana van den Berg, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Jan van den Berge, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Jan van den Berge in entry for Willem van den Berge and Neeltje Thijsse, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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