This genealogy is about the descendants of Severinus Jochems who in the 18th century departed from Reijkevorsel to Vianen. These descendants bear the names Jochems as well as Joghems and currently live in the Netherlands, France, Spain, the USA and Argentina
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earliest know ancestor Joachim Nicolai Jansen lived in Belgium. He died Meerle
5 July 1674 and is married with Lucia Cornellissen.
Their last son, Adamus, moves to Zundert. He is the ancestor for the Zundert" branch published by J. Jochems in Tilburg named:
"Genealogie van de familienaam JOCHEMS, 10 GENERATIES JOCHEMS BINNEN ZUNDERT EN OMSTREKEN".
is in The Netherlands a not too common name, whereas Jochems is. Before the
introduction (by Napoleon) of the civil reggistration these two names were
often used either way including other varieties as Jochchemz, Joghhems, Joggums
After the introduction of the civil reggistration the names stabilize and in Vianen we see the name Jochems and in Amsterdam the name Joghems.
In Belgium we find today many persons with the name Jochems.
Adjacent map is a part of Brabant which now is partly Belgium and partly the Netherlands, where my ancestors lived in the 17the century.
Severinus, or Zeverijn as he now calles himself, is the ancestor of Jochems and Joghems who from Vianen will populate the western part of The Netherlands.
Baptis registration Meerle 25-7-1680 of Severinus Jochems son of Joachim Nicolai Jansen en Lucia Cornellissen. (married Meerle 5-7-1674).