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Jan van der Mark
(1824-1903)
Joanna Barendina den Houter
(1829-1909)
Willem Kieft
(1834-1906)
Jannetje de Vries
(1839-1908)
Willem van der Mark
(1862-1932)
Guurtje Kieft
(1863-1942)

Jan van der Mark
(1893-1961)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Elisabeth Johanna Veltkamp

2. Madeleine Paule Grounauer

Jan van der Mark

  • Born: 21 Dec 1893, Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands
  • Marriage (1): Elisabeth Johanna Veltkamp on 21 Jun 1928 in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Marriage (2): Madeleine Paule Grounauer on 12 Aug 1953 in Genève, Switzerland
  • Died: 4 Mar 1961, Genève, Switzerland at age 67
  • Buried: 9 Mar 1961, Nieuwe Ooster Begraafplaats, Amsterdam, Kl 2 Vak 67 #17

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

1. Education: Final examination secondary school, 31 Aug 1912, Utrecht, Netherlands.

2. Military Service, Sep 1912-1918, Netherlands.

3. Education: Physics, 1918-1926, University, Amsterdam.

4. Education: 1st assistant of Prof. Zeeman, 1923-1926, Zeeman Lab, Amsterdam.

5. Work start: Philips, 1 Feb 1927, Eindhoven, Netherlands.

6. Residence, 1 Feb 1927, Nicolaas Beetstraat 5, Eindhoven, Netherlands.

7. Travel: England, 1930,1931,1933,1936,1937,1938,1939, Harwich, UK.

8. Travel: USA, 13 May 1934, New York, USA.

9. Travel: Portugal, 18 Sep 1934-21 Sep 1934, Paris, Hendaye, Fuentes de Onoro, Lisboa.

10. Travel: Portugal, UK, 7 Oct 1934, Ship Chieftain Lisboa-London.

11. Travel: USA, 30 Oct 1936-30 Nov 1936, Ship Europa.

12. Travel: Rumania, 24 May 1937, Bukarest.

13. Residence, 1940, Lijsterlaan 3, Eindhoven, Netherlands.

14. Mission: Went to London from Holland before armistice.., 18 Apr 1945, London, UK.

15. Travel: URSI General Assembly, 1948, Stockholm, Sweden.

16. Highlight: First experimental TV, 1 May 1948, Eindhoven, Merellaan 8.

17. Work start: UIT - CCIR - Ingénieur 1ère classe, 14 Dec 1949, Geneva, Switzerland.

18. Travel: CCIR Plenary Assembly, 1953, London, UK.

19. Travel: Ninth Plenary Assembly CCIR, 2 Apr 1959-29 Apr 1959, Los Angeles, USA.

20. Honours: Distinguished Services, 31 Dec 1959, ITU Plenipotentiary Conference, Geneva, Switzerland.


Jan married Elisabeth Johanna Veltkamp, daughter of Mense Joannes Veltkamp Sr. and Christina Johanna Verwoest, on 21 Jun 1928 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Elisabeth Johanna Veltkamp was born on 2 Jun 1899 in Amsterdam, Netherlands, died on 11 Oct 1949 in Eindhoven, Netherlands and was buried on 14 Oct 1949 in Alg. Begraafplaats Eindhoven-Woensel Kl A Plantsoenstrook #32.)

bullet  Noted events in their marriage were:

1. Residence, 25 Oct 1928, Merellaan 8, Eindhoven, Netherlands.

2. Travel: Austria Tirol, 12 Jul 1933-21 Jul 1933, Griesen, Bayern, Brenner, Münster.

3. Travel: Austria, 16 Jul 1934-30 Jul 1934, Friedrichshafen, Vorarlberg, Saalbrücke.

4. Travel: Germany Bayern, 18 Jan 1935, Mittenwald, Austria.

5. Travel: Italy, 19 Jul 1936-15 Aug 1936, Kufstein, Brenner.


Jan next married Madeleine Paule Grounauer, daughter of Louis Grounauer and Marie Amélie Louisa Thévenaz, on 12 Aug 1953 in Genève, Switzerland. (Madeleine Paule Grounauer was born on 26 Jul 1906 in Genève, Le Petit-Saconnex, Switzerland, died on 17 Sep 1992 in Chamblon, Switzerland and was buried in Nieuwe Ooster Begraafplaats, Amsterdam, Kl 2 Vak 67 #17.)



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