Evert Jongman

24 July 1891–23 September 1985 (Age 94)
Kampen, Overijssel, Netherlands

The Life of Evert

When Evert Jongman was born on 24 July 1891, in Kampen, Overijssel, Netherlands, his father, Flip Jongman, was 33 and his mother, Derkje Kouwen, was 29. He married Everdina Wilhelmina Huiskamp on 29 September 1921, in Heerde, Gelderland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 23 September 1985, in Heerde, Gelderland, Netherlands, at the age of 94.

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Evert Jongman
Everdina Wilhelmina Huiskamp
Marriage: 29 September 1921
Flip Jongman

Spouse and Children

29 September 1921
Heerde, Gelderland, Netherlands


    Flip Jongman


Parents and Siblings

    Flip Jongman


    Derkje Kouwen




World Events (8)

1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 8

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.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 13

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.

Age 26

WWI. Despite Dutch neutrality in World War I (1914-18), the Netherlands suffers from severe food shortages, triggering street riots.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Jungmann .

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

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  • Evert Jongman, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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