Jantina Pruim

Female30 December 1894–16 July 1924

Brief Life History of Jantina

When Jantina Pruim was born on 30 December 1894, in Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands, her father, Markus Pruim, was 47 and her mother, Ida Talens, was 42. She married Pieter Remmes Bos on 26 August 1914, in Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 16 July 1924, in her hometown, at the age of 29, and was buried in Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands.

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Family Time Line

Pieter Remmes Bos
1889–1978
Jantina Pruim
1894–1924
Marriage: 26 August 1914
Pieter Remmes Bos
1915–1997
Ida Bos
1917–2008
Markus Bos
1918–1981
Tjalling Bos
1920–2001
Heine Bos
1921–1991
Tijtje Bos
1922–2018

Sources (5)

  • Jantina Pruin Bos in entry for Heine Bos, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Jantia Pruim in entry for Heine Bos, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"
  • Jantina Pruim, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 August 1914Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (5)

    1899 · Hague Peace Convention

    Age 5

    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.

    1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

    Age 10

    Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.

    1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

    Age 20

    During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch: from Middle Dutch prume ‘plum’, a topographic name or a metonymic occupational name for someone with a plum tree orchard or a characteristic plum tree in front of his house or depicted on a shield or a plaque, or possibly a nickname, for example for someone with a plum-colored birthmark.

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

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