Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Zwartepoortes in:
 • Oakhill Cemetery
 • Grand Rapids
 • Kent County
 • Michigan
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Neeltje "Nellie" van Zweden Zwartepoorte
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 20, 1846
Kapelle
Zeeland, Netherlands
Death: Mar. 9, 1899
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA

Daughter of Cornelis van Zweeden and Neeltje van Willigen of Kapelle, Zeeland, Netherlands. Wife of William Blackport. Blackport in Dutch is Zwartepoorte.
Grand Rapids, Michigan
March 10, 1899
Newspaper Article
(sic)WARTEPOOTE---At No. 16 Ten Haaf's Court, March 9, Mrs.Neeltje Wartepoote (sic) aged 52 years and 10 months, died of exhaustion from abscess. Burial at Valley City cemetery March 10.
In the 1902 Grand Rapids city directory, the Zwartepoorte family lives at 20 TenHaaf Court.
Nellie Blackport's tombstone in Oak Hill Cemetery is in the old Valley City part.
Her tombstone stone is in Dutch and reads; Hier Rust Mrs. Zwartepoorte geb te Zuidbeveland 20 April 1846 overl te Grand Rapids 9 Maart 1899 Ps. 103.15.16


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  William Blackport (1849 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Cornelia Blackport VanderMaas (1874 - 1956)*
  Cornelis Zwartepoorte (1875 - 1875)*
  Cornelis Blackport (1876 - 1920)*
  Marinus Blackport (1877 - 1967)*
  Nellie Blackport Rozema (1879 - 1969)*
  Jacob Blackport (1880 - 1948)*
  Clara Jane Blackport DeBruyn (1882 - 1961)*
  Jan Adriaan Zwartepoorte (1883 - 1886)*
  Eli Blackport (1885 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakhill Cemetery
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: stonelink
Record added: Jul 22, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15013863
Neeltje Nellie <i>van Zweden</i> Zwartepoorte
Added by: Robert Worden
 
Neeltje Nellie <i>van Zweden</i> Zwartepoorte
Added by: stonelink
 
Neeltje Nellie <i>van Zweden</i> Zwartepoorte
Added by: stonelink
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Victoria L.
 Added: Apr. 26, 2015
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service