Jan Harms Dijkema

10 April 1850–23 October 1888 (Age 38)
Uithuizermeeden, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life of Jan Harms

When Jan Harms Dijkema was born on 10 April 1850, in Uithuizermeeden, Groningen, Netherlands, his father, Harke Jans Dijkema, was 42 and his mother, Anje Floris Smit, was 35. He married Saardina Jakobs on 20 May 1881, in Stedum, Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 23 October 1888, in Stedum, Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 38.

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Family Time Line

Jan Harms Dijkema
1850–1888
Saardina Jakobs
1859–1919
Marriage: 20 May 1881
Hindrik Jan Dijkema
1883–1883

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 May 1881
Stedum, Groningen, Netherlands
children

(1)

    Hindrik Jan Dijkema

    Male1883–1883Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (5)

1853

Age 3

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 13

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 20

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.

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Sources (3)

  • Jan Dijkema, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records"
  • Jan Dijkema in entry for Hindrik Jan Dijkema, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records"
  • Jan Dijkema in entry for Hindrik Jan Dijkema, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records"

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