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Jan van der Heyden

Birthplace: Gorinchem, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
Death: Died in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Nederland
Immediate Family:

Son of N.N. van der Heyden and Neeltje Jans Munster
Husband of Sara ter Heil
Father of Jan van der Heyden; Samuel van der Heyden and Sara van der Heyden
Brother of Nicolaas van der Heyden; Cornelis van der Heyden; Goris van der Heyden and Magdalena van der Heyden

Managed by: George J. Homs
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About Jan van der Heyden

Besides being a prolific painter, Jan van der Heyden was also an inventor who designed the street lighting system of Amsterdam and other cities, as well as the first real fire-fighting engine. More info on Wikipedia...

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Jan van der Heyden's Timeline

March 5, 1637
Gorinchem, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
Age 24
March 28, 1712
Age 75
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Nederland