Jan Christiaan de Graaff

22 January 1808–18 September 1872 (Age 64)
Werkendam, North Brabant, Netherlands

The Life of Jan Christiaan

When Jan Christiaan de Graaff was born on 22 January 1808, in Werkendam, North Brabant, Netherlands, his father, Joost de Graaff, was 40 and his mother, Wilhelmina Elisabeth Heijmans, was 35. He married Neeltje van Vark on 3 May 1829, in Sleeuwijk, North Brabant, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 18 September 1872, in The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Jan Christiaan de Graaff
1808–1872
Neeltje van Vark
1813–1879
Marriage: 3 May 1829
Wilhelmina Elisabeth de Graaff
1829–1908
Cornelis de Graaff
1830–1920
Josina de Graaff
1832–1902
Jan Corstiaan de Graaff
1834–1872
Willem de Graaff
1836–1879
Arie de Graaff
1837–1912
Dirk de Graaff
1838–1838
child de Graaff
1840–1840
Dirk de Graaff
1841–1841
Dirk de Graaff
1842–1873
Johannes de Graaff
1844–1845
Johannes de Graaff
1846–1846
Johannes de Graaff
1849–1901
Johannes de Graaff
1850–
Neeltje de Graaff
1851–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 May 1829
Sleeuwijk, North Brabant, Netherlands
children

(15)

    Wilhelmina Elisabeth de Graaff

    Female1829–1908Female

    Cornelis de Graaff

    Male1830–1920Male

    Josina de Graaff

    Female1832–1902Female

    Jan Corstiaan de Graaff

    Male1834–1872Male

    Male1836–1879Male

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

    Catharina de Graaff

    Female1792–1867Female

    Arij de Graaff

    Male1794–1820Male

    Alida Wilhemina de Graaff

    Female1798–1864Female

    Anna Elisabeth de Graaff

    Female1800–1802Female

    Jan de Graaff

    Male1801–1805Male

+9 More Children

World Events (6)

1813

Age 5

The Dutch defeated the French.
1813 · Netherlands Regains Independence

Age 5

In 1810, when Louis Bonaparte resigned from the throne, the Netherlands was annexed from the French. Finally in 1814, the Netherlands became sovereign and independent.
1830

Age 22

Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jan Costiaan de Graaff, „Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Public Records“
  • Jan Christiaan de Graaff in entry for Jan Christiaan de Graaff, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Jan Christiaan de Graaff in entry for Cornelis de Graaff, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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