Pieter Jongman

10 July 1883–17 September 1953 (Age 70)
Ambt Vollenhove, Overijssel, Netherlands

The Life of Pieter

When Pieter Jongman was born on 10 July 1883, in Ambt Vollenhove, Overijssel, Netherlands, his father, Antonie Jongman, was 23 and his mother, Geertje Rozeboom, was 20. He married Jantje Geurs on 11 March 1915, in Blokzijl, Overijssel, Netherlands. He died on 17 September 1953, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Pieter Jongman
Jantje Geurs
Marriage: 11 March 1915

Spouse and Children


    Jantje Geurs


11 March 1915
Blokzijl, Overijssel, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Antonie Jongman


    Geertje Rozeboom




    Pieter Jongman



    Arnoldus Jongman



    Geert Jongman


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 7

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

Age 7

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.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 21

Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Jungmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Pieter Jongman, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Pieter Jongman in entry for Jantje Geurs, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Pieter Jongman, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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