Jacob van Hoorn

1872–1943 (Age 70)
Westzaan, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob van Hoorn was born on 4 May 1872, in Westzaan, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Willem Van Hoorn, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Fontijn, was 33. He married Wilhelmina Schoone on 24 August 1893, in Westzaan, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 9 March 1943, in his hometown, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Jacob van Hoorn
1872–1943
Wilhelmina Schoone
1874–1955
Marriage: 24 August 1893
Willem van Hoorn
1894–
Guurtje van Hoorn
1896–1948
Elisabeth van Hoorn
1898–
Trijntje van Hoorn
1901–
Klaasje van Hoorn
1902–
Jacob van Hoorn
1904–1987
Wilhelmina van Hoorn
1905–1906
Gerrit van Hoorn
1908–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
24 August 1893
Westzaan, North Holland, Netherlands
children

(8)

  • Willem van Hoorn

    Male1894–Male

  • Female1896–1948Female

  • Elisabeth van Hoorn

    Female1898–Female

  • Trijntje van Hoorn

    Female1901–Female

  • Klaasje van Hoorn

    Female1902–Female

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Willem Van Hoorn

    Male1837–1927Male

  • Elizabeth Fontijn

    Female1838–1916Female

siblings

(5)

  • Trijntje van Hoorn

    Female1864–1912Female

  • Female1865–1945Female

  • Gerrit van Hoorn

    Male1867–1910Male

  • Male1872–1943Male

  • Elisabeth van Hoorn

    Female1878–1937Female

World Events (8)

1873

Age 1

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1873 · Holland America Line

Age 1

Holland America Line originally headquartered in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands was founded in 1873. It has since moved to Seattle, Washington. It is now part of the Carnival Cruise Line.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 27

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.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jacob van Hoorn, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Jacob van Hoorn, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Public Records"
  • Jacob van Hoorn in entry for Gerrit van Hoorn and Pietertje Nelly Huisman, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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