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Peter Hakze (#47703868)
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Bio Photo I'm Peter Hakze, residing in the city of Almere in the center of the Netherlands, 15 miles east of Amsterdam. Since about 1985 I'm investigating a.o. my mother's family Van der Tuin (= Of the Garden). In March/April 1893 Johannes van der Tuin and his wife Margje Groen (= Green) emigrated with their children from NL to South Dakota, Charles Mix County, Edgerton (or Overijssel), a settlement near Platte. Margje's parents and siblings Groen emigrated at the same time to the same place. I'm interested in all what happened there to them, so if you have some info for me which isn't already on my Rootsweb site, I would be very grateful.
Since a few years I'm also very interested in all other Dutch families that emigrated from the Netherlands to the USA and Canada incl. their descendants and I like very much to improve their FAG memorials with more info and photos, create new memorials for them and link them to their ancestors in the Netherlands.
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Yvonna Both
Abraham van der Spek
To whom it may concern

one of my great uncles

Abraham van der Spek was born on Saturday 22 July 1815 in Pijnacker [source: Pijnacker Akte Jaar 1815 Nummer 25], son of Jacob van der Spek and Jannetje Abrahamsdr van Mannekes. Abraham died on Sunday 11 July 1875 in Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa, USA, aged 59.
Occupation:bouwman (farmer), kastelein

At the age of 25, Abraham married Antje van der Spek, aged 21, on Wednesday 28 April 1841 in Abtsregt, Z-H.NL [source: Abtsregt Akte Jaar 1841 Nummer 1]. Antje was born on Tuesday 4 April 1820 in Vlaardinger-Ambacht, daughter of Paulus van der Spek and Geertruida"Geertje" van den Berg.
Children of Abraham and Antje:
1 Jacob van der Spek, born on Tuesday 3 May 1842 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen. Follow II.
2 Paulus van der Spek, born on Sunday 12 May 1844 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis]. Paulus died on Thursday 20 December 1855 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen, aged 11.
3 Jannetje van der Spek, born on Tuesday 5 August 1845 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis].
4 Willem van der Spek, born on Sunday 14 March 1847 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis]. Willem died on Wednesday 12 January 1848 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen, aged 9 months.
5 Willem van der Spek, born on Wednesday 13 September 1848 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis]. Willem died on Tuesday 27 March 1849 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen, aged 6 months.
6 Willem van der Spek, born on Thursday 10 January 1850 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis].
7 Arie van der Spek, born on Tuesday 16 December 1851 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis]. Arie died on Tuesday 16 March 1852 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen, aged 3 months.
8 Arie van der Spek, born on Tuesday 8 November 1853 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis]. Arie died on Thursday 2 February 1854 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen, aged 2 months.
9 Geertje van der Spek, born on Friday 27 July 1855 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis].
II Jacob van der Spek was born on Tuesday 3 May 1842 in Zouteveen, gem. Vlaardingen [source: Stadsarchief Vlaardingen Isis], son of Abraham van der Spek (see I) and Antje van der Spek. Jacob died on Friday 14 October 1892, aged 50. He was buried in Oakland Cemetery,Keokuk Lee County.Iowa. Jacob married Harmina. Harmina was born on Thursday 6 March 1845. Harmina died on Thursday 7 March 1901, aged 56. She was buried in Oakland Cemetary,Keokuk Lee County.Iowa.

Yvonna Both-Brusik
Added by Yvonna Both on May 30, 2016 5:02 AM
Travelin ❧ Ancestors
John S & Jennie Leenstra Family
I have found all of John and Jennie's children that lived out their lives to the end of their time. God rest their souls.

Deb


Added by Travelin ❧ Ancesto... on May 29, 2016 12:09 PM
NorthWest In Genealogical Society
Zyp burials in Lake County, IN
Peter,
The following Zyps are listed in the burial records for Ridgelawn Cemetery in Gary, Lake County, Indiana.

ZYP Cornelia 1866 1940
ZYP Dirk 1860 1928
ZYP Florence 1891 1982
ZYP Jacob 1904 1970
ZYP James 1914 1929
ZYP Jane 1864 1934
ZYP Jeannette Lampbrecht 1908 1988
ZYP John 1854 1932
ZYP Rich 1901 1966
ZYP Richard 1882 1940

Added by NorthWest In Genealogical... on May 22, 2016 5:06 PM
Glen H. D.Y.
RE: Josie Kikkert Van Til, her cemetery.
Peter,

Henry Van Til died July 12,1952 and is also buried in Ridge Lawn Cemetery, in Gary,Indiana.

G. D.Y
Added by Glen H. D.Y. on May 13, 2016 8:50 AM
Glen H. D.Y.
RE: Wouter and Cornelis Kikkert, burials
Peter,

Yes, now that makes sense. I couldn't read that word "tweeling". I will correct the information on their pages.

Thank You,
G. D.Y
Added by Glen H. D.Y. on May 13, 2016 6:26 AM
Cheryle Nickel
City of Princeton, WI Cemetery
Hi,

I work for the City of Princeton in Wisconsin. We are doing a Cemetery Restoration Project and part of the project consists of collecting information about the people buried in the Cemetery. I saw you were of a relative of Betty Marie Bjork Tuinstra, who is buried in the Princeton Cemetery. We have a picture of each gravestone printed and put in plastic sleeves in binders. They anyone who has any information such as-any pictures, newspapers articles, obituaries, copies of birth/death certificates or just stories about the person's life-we put in the appropriate plastic sleeve in the binders. Would you have any information to share? You can email me at cnickel@cityofprincetonwi.com.

Thank you,

Cheryle
Added by Cheryle Nickel on Apr 04, 2016 12:02 PM
Karen & John P
RE: Henderiekus W. Luder, photos gravestones
The first memorial stone would be a US Government stone, which contains no dates, is Johan Michel "John M." Luder, Find A Grave Memorial# 119186783. J.M. Luder, was a Private of the 15th Iowa Infantry during the Civil War, passed away on January 4, 1863. He enlisted on December 15, 1861 and was discharged for disability on August 16, 1862.

The large stone on the end would be Harmina D Luder, Find A Grave Memorial# 158583160, Harmina was born on October 17, 1889 and died on March 25, 1906.
Added by Karen & John P on Mar 13, 2016 9:50 AM
Karen & John P
RE: Abraham & Jacob Vanderspek
Peter,

At this time I do not have pictures for the Luder's. During my quest to find their final resting place I found that a road in the cemetery is blocked off due to a collapse. The cemetery personnel were not on site Saturday. I will be back to that cemetery on a weekday while they are there. They check on me often as I can easily spend 4-8 hours there searching for memorials.
Yes, I have pictures of the Vanderspek's buried with Abram and Jacob. I will post them shortly.

Karen
Added by Karen & John P on Feb 28, 2016 9:53 AM
Glen H. D.Y.
RE: burial location of Johannes (John) Gouwens
Peter,

I will look to see if Johannes(John)Gouwens has a headstone on his grave. He is buried next to his parents Tys and Hendrikje (Gelderblom) Gouwens, but I don't remember seeing a stone for him when I took pictures of their headstones a month ago, but I will look again.

G.D.Y
Added by Glen H. D.Y. on Jan 09, 2016 9:39 PM
Michael
RE: Thomas, Agnes and Trina Rutter
You are welcome. I made the links for you for Thomas and Trina...
Added by Michael on Jan 06, 2016 6:38 PM
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