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Emanuel Jacob Myers (Kerkhoven)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Death: Died in Norfolk, VA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Jacob Levie Kerkhoven and Rachel Aron van Collem
Husband of Edel (Adeline) Myers
Father of Jacob Emanuel Myers; Abraham Emanuel Myers; Joseph Emanuel Myers; Catherine Blumlein; Rachel Stern and 3 others
Brother of Abraham Jacob and Femmetje Frumet Jacob Jokeb Kerkhoven van Collem Rofe

Occupation: Napoleonic Solider
Managed by: Kevin Lawrence Hanit
Last Updated:

About Emanuel Jacob Myers

Married 19 Jun 1824 Amsterdam, G.A.A. Amsterdam: Emanuel Kerkhoven, 31 yrs.old, son of Jacob Levie Kerkhoven & Rachel Aron v.Collem, and Aaltje Abraham Waterman, 24 yrs.old, daughter of Abraham Levie Waterman, 54 yrs.old & Judic Levie Wier.

The children Jacob Emanuel, b. 6 Nov 1818, Joseph Emanuel, b. 19 Apr 1822 and Abraham Emanuel, born in London on 6 Jun 1820, are recognised as sons of the couple.

(info courtesy of Dini Hansma, Utah, U.S.A.)

N.B. Many Dutch Jews when immigrating to England and U.S. dropped the surname the family had adopted after the 1811 decree of Napoleon. They usually reverted to a patronymic surname, e.g. Levy, Ezekiel, Myer, etc. - R. Jaffer

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I came to the Norfolk, VA, in 1828 from Holland @ the time I was 47 years old.

According to the above marriage record, he would have been 35-36 years old. - R. Jaffer

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Emanuel Jacob Myers's Timeline

1793
1793
Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
1818
November 4, 1818
Age 25
Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
1820
June 6, 1820
Age 27
London
1822
April 19, 1822
Age 29
London
1833
1833
Age 40
Norfolk, VA, USA
1836
1836
Age 43
Norfolk, VA, USA
1839
1839
Age 46
Virginia, USA
1842
1842
Age 49
Norfolk, Virginia, USA
1871
March 22, 1871
Age 78
Norfolk, VA, USA
1924
June 19, 1924
Age 78
Amsterdam