Jan van Holthoon

1857–1944 (Age 86)
Coevorden, Drenthe, Netherlands

The Life of Jan

Jan van Holthoon was born on 17 July 1857, in Coevorden, Drenthe, Netherlands as the son of Roelof van Holthoon and Gerdina Margaretha van der Wolde van der Wolde. He married Hendrekien Margina van Tarel on 22 October 1888, in Coevorden, Drenthe, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 3 February 1944, in his hometown, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Jan van Holthoon
1857–1944
Hendrekien Margina van Tarel
1855–1891
Marriage: 22 October 1888
Roelof van Holthoon
1881–
Jan van Holthoon
1882–
Gerdina Margaretha van Holthoon
1884–
Harmannus Alidus van Holthoon
1886–1887

Spouse & Children

  • Male1857–1944Male

  • Hendrekien Margina van Tarel

    Female1855–1891Female

MARRIAGE
22 October 1888
Coevorden, Drenthe, Netherlands
children

(4)

  • Roelof van Holthoon

    Male1881–Male

  • Jan van Holthoon

    Male1882–Male

  • Gerdina Margaretha van Holthoon

    Female1884–Female

  • Harmannus Alidus van Holthoon

    Male1886–1887Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Roelof van Holthoon

    MaleMale

  • Gerdina Margaretha van der Wolde van der Wolde

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 6

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 13

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.
1890

Age 33

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

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.

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