Johannes Kooijman

8 January 1829–6 June 1891 (Age 62)
Kralingen, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Kooijman was born on 8 January 1829, in Kralingen, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, François Kooijmans, was 24 and his mother, Wilhelmina Hendrika 't Hoen, was 25. He married Cornelia Snijders on 4 April 1855, in Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands in 1850 and Delfshaven, South Holland, Netherlands in 1859. In 1850, at the age of 21, his occupation is listed as wagonaar (driver). He died on 6 June 1891, in Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Kooijman
1829–1891
Cornelia Snijders
1828–1875
Marriage: 4 April 1855
Johannes Kooijman
1855–1892
Hendrika Kooijman
1857–1894
Wilhelmina Hendrika Kooijman
1859–1863
Wouterina Hendrika Kooijman
1861–1863
Franciscus Kooijman
1864–1883
Cornelia Wilhelmina Kooijman
1866–1866
Hendrika Wilhelmina Kooijman
1867–1867
Cornelis Johannes Kooijman
1870–1870
Nicolaas Kooijman
1871–1871
Jilles Laurens Kooijman
1874–1874

Spouse and Children

    Male1829–1891Male

    Cornelia Snijders

    Female1828–1875Female

MARRIAGE
4 April 1855
Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands
children

(10)

    Johannes Kooijman

    Male1855–1892Male

    Hendrika Kooijman

    Female1857–1894Female

    Wilhelmina Hendrika Kooijman

    Female1859–1863Female

    Wouterina Hendrika Kooijman

    Female1861–1863Female

    Franciscus Kooijman

    Male1864–1883Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(17)

    Female1822–1880Female

    Jannetje Kooijmans

    Female1824–1896Female

    Magdalena Kooyman

    Female1826–1828Female

    Willemina Hendrica Kooijmans

    Female1827–1858Female

    Male1829–1891Male

+12 More Children

World Events (8)

1830

Age 1

Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.
1844 · Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant begins publication

Age 15

In 1844, this highly liberal newspaper began publishing. It was so influential that it stayed in business until 1970, when it merged with its competitor, Algemeen Handelsblad, forming the NRC Handelsblad.
1853

Age 24

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.

Name Meaning

Dutch:1. occupational name for a decoy man, from Middle Dutch kooye ‘decoy’. 2. patronymic from Koye, a reduced form of a personal name such as Alecoya, Odecoia.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Johannes Kooijmans, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Johannes Koopmans, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Johannes Kooijman, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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