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 Henry “Hendrik” Te Slaa

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Henry “Hendrik” Te Slaa

Birth
Aalten, Aalten Municipality, Gelderland, Netherlands
Death
13 Oct 1943 (aged 65)
Hull, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
Burial
Hull, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
Plot
Section D
Memorial ID
60242269 View Source

Henry Te Slaa of Hull passed on at his home Wednesday, Oct. 13th, at the age of nearly 66 years. He was well known at Hull and also at Middleburg, where he served as deacon and elder in the Reformed church. Services were held in the Middleburg church Saturday in charge of the pastor, Rev. Kolenbrander, assisted by Rev. Mansen of Orange City. Interment was in Hull cemetery.

Mr. Te Slaa was born Oct. 18, 1877, in Gelderland, the Netherlands. At the age of 16 years he came to the United States. On May 3, 1906, he married Hattie Huitink at Sioux Center.

Surviving are his wife and four children: Gerrit, Mrs. Gerald Zylstra (Dora); Mrs. Peter Pollema (Gertrude); Mrs. William Hoksbergen (Henrietta); 13 grandchildren; two brothers, John and Will; four sisters: Mrs. Cynthia Ver Meer, Mrs. Dora Vander Schaaf, Mrs. Lammert Kooiker and Mrs. Dena Hospers.

-Obituary from The Alton Democrat
(10/21/1943)

Arrived in New York on 9 Mar 1893 sailing from Rotterdam, Netherlands on ship Maasdam.

Henry Te Slaa of Hull passed on at his home Wednesday, Oct. 13th, at the age of nearly 66 years. He was well known at Hull and also at Middleburg, where he served as deacon and elder in the Reformed church. Services were held in the Middleburg church Saturday in charge of the pastor, Rev. Kolenbrander, assisted by Rev. Mansen of Orange City. Interment was in Hull cemetery.

Mr. Te Slaa was born Oct. 18, 1877, in Gelderland, the Netherlands. At the age of 16 years he came to the United States. On May 3, 1906, he married Hattie Huitink at Sioux Center.

Surviving are his wife and four children: Gerrit, Mrs. Gerald Zylstra (Dora); Mrs. Peter Pollema (Gertrude); Mrs. William Hoksbergen (Henrietta); 13 grandchildren; two brothers, John and Will; four sisters: Mrs. Cynthia Ver Meer, Mrs. Dora Vander Schaaf, Mrs. Lammert Kooiker and Mrs. Dena Hospers.

-Obituary from The Alton Democrat
(10/21/1943)

Arrived in New York on 9 Mar 1893 sailing from Rotterdam, Netherlands on ship Maasdam.


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