Jacob van IJsseldijk

Male25 August 1833–20 December 1904

Brief Life History of Jacob

When Jacob van IJsseldijk was born on 25 August 1833, in Noordgouwe, Zeeland, Netherlands, his father, Leendert van IJsseldijke, was 37 and his mother, Maria Sanders, was 37. He married Jannetje van den Ouden on 24 November 1858, in Noordgouwe, Zeeland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 20 December 1904, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Oakhill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States.

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Jacob van IJsseldijk
Jannetje van den Ouden
Marriage: 24 November 1858
Leendert van IJsseldijk
William Van Ysseldyke
Maria Catharina van IJsseldijke
Willemina Klara van IJsseldijke
Jacob van IJsseldijk
Maatje van IJsseldijke
Frans van IJsseldijke
Janna van IJsseldijke
Kattie Van Ysseldyk
Frank Van Ysseldyke

Sources (20)

  • Jacob Isendyk, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jakob Van Ysseldyke, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jacob Vanysseldyke in entry for John Vandermate and Maggie Vanysseldyke, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 November 1858Noordgouwe, Zeeland, Netherlands
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 3

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.


    Age 4

    Michigan is the 26th state.


    Age 20

    Birth of Vincent van Gogh.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

    Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

    Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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