David Jacobs

21 December 1905–10 July 1989 (Age 83)
Leerdam, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of David

When David Jacobs was born on 21 December 1905, in Leerdam, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Karel Jacobs, was 31 and his mother, Huibertje Adriana van Meeuwen, was 28. He died on 10 July 1989, in Kroonstad, Orange Free State, South Africa, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Karel Jacobs
1874–1919
Huibertje Adriana van Meeuwen
1877–1921
Gerrit Jacobs
1899–
IJgbert Jacobs
1900–
Maria Jacobs
1902–1994
Dirk Jacobs
1904–1994
David Jacobs
1905–1989
Jan Pieter Jacobs
1908–1982
Karel Jacobs
1910–

Parents and Siblings

    Karel Jacobs

    Male1874–1919Male

    Huibertje Adriana van Meeuwen

    Female1877–1921Female

siblings

(7)

    Gerrit Jacobs

    Male1899–Male

    IJgbert Jacobs

    Male1900–Male

    Female1902–1994Female

    Male1904–1994Male

    Male1905–1989Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1909

Age 4

British Parliament enacts the South Africa Act, proposed constitution of Union of South Africa.
1910

Age 5

Self-governing Union of South Africa established within British Commonwealth.
1928

Age 23

Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Jewish and English: patronymic from the personal name Jacob . As a Jewish surname it has also assimilated various other patronymics from the same personal name, as for example Jacobowitz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • David Jacobs, "South Africa, Orange Free State, Estate Files, 1951-2006"

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