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Jacobje "Jacoba" Boxum Van Leeuwen
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Birth: Mar. 27, 1870
Leeuwte
Overijssel, Netherlands
Death: 1959
Rock Valley
Sioux County
Iowa, USA

10 October 1895 Jacob[je], aged 24 years, arrived with her father and farmer Albt. Boxum (51), her mother (52) and her six siblings Hend. (sister, 28), Hendrik (19), Grietje (17), Albt. (14), Ane (11) and Annigje (9) on the ship The Majestic from Liverpool via Queenstown (Cobh) in Ireland at Ellis Island, New York. Their destination is Cawker City, Mitchell County, in Kansas.
In 1899 she married in Kansas to Hendrik Jan Van Leeuwen, also born in the Netherlands. In 1900 they live in Smith County, northwest of Cawker City, likely in or near Dispatch, and in 1920 in Sioux County, Iowa. In 1935 and 1940 they reside in Rock Valley, Sioux County, Iowa. In 1940 her 75 y aged husband Hendrick J van Leeuwen has no farm or job there.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Boxum (1843 - 1908)
  Marrigje ten Napel Boxum (1842 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Hendrik Jan Van Leeuwen (1866 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jacobje Boxum Van Leeuwen (1870 - 1959)
  Hendrik Boxum (1876 - 1894)*
  Albert Boxum (1880 - 1923)*
  Harry Boxum (1882 - 1958)*
  Annigje Boxum Voetberg (1884 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Valley View Cemetery
Rock Valley
Sioux County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Peter Hakze
Record added: Aug 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95587312
Jacobje Jacoba <i>Boxum</i> Van Leeuwen
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Jacobje Jacoba <i>Boxum</i> Van Leeuwen
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