Jan Schuls

18 November 1871–1 May 1949 (Age 77)
Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life of Jan

When Jan Schuls was born on 18 November 1871, in Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands, his father, Fredrik Schuls, was 40 and his mother, Aaltje Wiltjer, was 32. He married Tunsina Orsel on 15 October 1917, in Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands. He died on 1 May 1949, in Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Jan Schuls
Tunsina Orsel
Marriage: 15 October 1917

Spouse and Children


    Tunsina Orsel


15 October 1917
Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Fredrik Schuls





    Grietje Schuls


    Siert Schuls



    Grietje Schuls


    Pieter Schuls


+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1873 · Holland America Line

Age 2

Holland America Line originally headquartered in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands was founded in 1873. It has since moved to Seattle, Washington. It is now part of the Carnival Cruise Line.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 28

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

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Schultz . In this spelling, it is also found as a surname in Slovenia and elsewhere.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jan Schuls, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Jan Schuls, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Jan Schuls, "Netherlands Births and Baptisms, 1564-1910"

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