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Descendants of Jan de Bruijne, Seniori Jubilarius (+ Klerken 1681)

Jan de Bruijne 1640 12 May 1640: Jan de Bruijne P & C (pijcke ende cappere)

This page was first created on 28 October 1997; last update on Fri Dec 22 16:29:17 2017.

Jan de Bruijne, aka Joannes de Bruijne, is the ancestor of many Debruyne's living in Belgium or abroad. Available data indicate that he and his family arrived in Klerken around 1640-1660. Latest finding shows Jan de Bruijne may has been one of the "weerbare mannen", able-bodied men prepared to defend the village in case of need. Jan de Bruijne is listed in the "Waepenschouwijnghe" of 12 May 1640; he is present armed with a spear and ax ("pycke en cappere")..
All persons with Debruyne ancestors in Klerken (today's Houthulst), Woumen, Merkem, Zarren and surrounding villages are highly probably descendants of this Jan de Bruijne.
All available data on 16 generations are given here; the database is egularly extended adding more descendant branches . Data for the first 7 generations (till around 1900) are complete for Debruyne's born in Klerken; data after 1900 are available for some selected lines.
There are 29988 individuals and 9239 families representing 3712 surname in this database. A printed version of (some of) these data can be found in the book "STAMBOOM DEBRUYNE - Van Joannes de Bruijne tot Michiel Isidoor Debruyne" by Ignace Debruyne (published 1996), or after contacting the database owner.

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Surname List

De_Bruyne surnames (total:2259):

Beauprez surnames (total:868):

Verslype surnames (total:709):

Other common surnames (more than 100):

Database Owner Contact Information

Ignace Debruyne
Haverhuisstraat 28
B-8870 Izegem (Belgium)
+32 (0)51 31 12 74
ignace.debruyne@advalvas.be
http://www.ignacedebruyne.eu


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