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William Blackport
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Birth: Jan. 27, 1849
Kloetinge
Zeeland, Netherlands
Death: Jan. 26, 1927
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA

OBITUARY
GRAND RAPIDS PRESS
JANUARY 26 1927
BLACKPORT--William Blackport, aged 78, passed away Wednesday noon at the home of his daughter Mrs. N. Rozema 889 Sheridan Ave. SW. He is survived by four sons, three daughters, thirty seven grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, and one brother. Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the home of his daughter. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Willem Zwartepoorte was in 1873 with his wife Maatje Verbrugge a shopkeeper in the village Hoedekenskerke in the most southwestern province of the Netherlands, Zeeland. In July 1873 Maatje dies at the age of 25 years and in Feb 1874 Willem remarries to Neeltje van Zweden.

 
 
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 Spouses:
  Neeltje van Zweden Zwartepoorte (1846 - 1899)
  Maatje Verbrugge Zwartepoorte (1848 - 1873)*
 
 Children:
  Peter Blackport (1873 - 1955)*
  Cornelia Blackport VanderMaas (1874 - 1956)*
  Cornelius Blackport (1876 - 1920)*
  Marinus Blackport (1877 - 1967)*
  Nellie Blackport Rozema (1880 - 1969)*
  Clara Blackport DeBruyn (1882 - 1961)*
  Eli Blackport (1884 - ____)*
  Jacob Blackport (1889 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakhill Cemetery
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 22, 2006
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William Blackport
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