Jacob Wendel

1882–
Harenkarspel, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Jacob

Jacob Wendel was born in 1882, in Harenkarspel, North Holland, Netherlands. He married Aaltje Boonacker on 2 May 1907, in Anna Paulowna, North Holland, Netherlands.

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Jacob Wendel
1882–
Aaltje Boonacker
1850–1920
Marriage: 2 May 1907

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 May 1907
Anna Paulowna, North Holland, Netherlands

World Events (3)

1890

Age 8

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

Age 8

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 17

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

1 Dutch and German: from a pet form of a short form, Wando, of a compound Germanic personal name beginning with wand ‘to go’, ‘to migrate’.2 German: metonymic occupational name for a turner, from Middle High German wendel ‘to turn’ or Middle Low German wendelen ‘to turn, twist’.3 South German: from a short form of Wendelin .

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

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  • Jacob Wendel, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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