May 9, 1936 Harrison Douglas County South Dakota, USA
Jacobje was born in the village Tuk in the Dutch northeastern province Overijssel. Her parents are Jacob Winters and Jantje Jacobs Kollen. In the USA she is usually called Jacoba, Josephine or Josie Krediet. In 1921 her husband Harm Krediet died at the age of 60 years and left her with 12 children.