|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1834|
|Death: ||Nov. 21, 1917|
Daughter of Sjoerds Tjeerds Heeringa and Folkjen Ruurds Nicolai.
Emigrated to Grand Rapids, Kent Co MI USA on 27 Mar 1893 with her daughters Folkje and Jeltje, and 2 grandchildren aboard the ship Obdam.
Died at Blendon Twp - per sextant and my personal observation grave is unmarked, near her daughter Florence.
Below is my listing of the families related to Ettje that came to America:
*Sister of: Pieter Sjoerds Heeringa
*Niece of: Geertje Van Tuinen (her mother's sister)
*Great aunt of: William Heeringa (via brother Pieter's son Sjoerds Heeringa)
*1st cousin of: Ruurd Gooitzens Ferwerda (via her mom's sister Johanna (Gooitzen Ferwerda) Nicolai)
*1st cousin, once removed of: Martin Heeringa (via 1st cousin Lubbert Heeringa, son of her uncle Sake Heering)
*1st cousin, twice removed of: Mike Haakma (via her mother's sister Hiltje's (Hendrik Hofman) daughter's Antje (Menze Buwalda) daughter Hiltje (Ulbe Haakma)
Folkje Jans Vander Ploeg Machiela (1867 - 1941)*
Jeltje Jans van der Ploeg Korstanje (1871 - 1918)*
Note: NO HEADSTONE OR MARKER
Created by: Chris☺☺
Record added: Aug 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20849294
There is no headstone or marker for Ettje / Etje. It was a pleasure searching for your family.|
Added: Jun. 10, 2013