Jan Karel Lankhorst

9 June 1874–12 February 1955 (Age 80)
Deventer, Overijssel, Netherlands

The Life of Jan Karel

When Jan Karel Lankhorst was born on 9 June 1874, in Deventer, Overijssel, Netherlands, his father, Jan Lankhorst, was 25 and his mother, Hendrika Jacoba van Wijhe, was 22. He married Aagje Kranendonk on 6 September 1899, in Gouda, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 12 February 1955, in Gouda, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Jan Karel Lankhorst
Aagje Kranendonk
Marriage: 6 September 1899
Hendrika Jacoba Lankhorst
Maria Lankhorst
Jan Karel Lankhorst

Spouse and Children

6 September 1899
Gouda, South Holland, Netherlands


    Hendrika Jacoba Lankhorst


    Maria Lankhorst



Parents and Siblings

    Jan Lankhorst


    Hendrika Jacoba van Wijhe





    Johanna Hendrika Gesina Lankhorst


    Jan Lankhorst


World Events (8)


Age 16

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 16

Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 25

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

North German: habitational name from any of several places so named in northern Germany.

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

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