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Jan Jelle Fokma, Dutch lawyer. Decorated officer Order Orange Nassau.

Background

Fokma, Jan Jelle was born on April 2, 1900 in Barradeel, Netherlands. Son of Frans and Joukje (Fenema) Fokma.

Education

Doctor of Laws, Leiden U., 1925.

Career

4 sons, Frans, Aleidus, Jan, Ruurd. Practice of law, 1925-1972. With Drs. v.d. Hoeven, Fokma, Kaulingfreks, Mijs, Korthais, Altes & van Schifgaarde, Rotterdam, 1930-1972.

Chairman Holland-American Line, United Ropeworks, Rotterdamsch Nieuwsblad (all Rotterdam), Maatschappij van Berkel’s Patent N.V., Rotterdam. Supervisory director Christiani & Nielsen, The Hague, Nehterlands.

Connections

Married Aleida Bosman, February 27, 1934.

father:
Frans Fokma

mother:
Joukje (Fenema) Fokma

spouse:
Aleida Bosman