Rienk Reins Zylstra

Photo added by Becky

Rienk Reins Zylstra

  • Birth 6 Aug 1834 Friesland, Netherlands
  • Death 22 Mar 1913 Charles Mix County, South Dakota, USA
  • Burial Charles Mix County, South Dakota, USA
  • Plot Section SE, Block C, Lot 3, Grave 2
  • Memorial ID 69727926

Rienk Reins Zijlstra was born in the mun. Smallingerland in the eastern part of the Dutch northern province Friesland.
On July 6, 1885 farmer Rienk Zijlstra, 50 years aged, arrives with his wife Geertje and seven children on the SS Pieter Caland from the city Nijmegen in east Nederland at New York, Castle Garden.
The Zijlstras were one of several Friesland families who established the parish of Friesland 9 miles SW of Platte.

Courtesy of Peter Hakze


Family Members


Inscription

Search the scripture


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Becky
  • Added: 12 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69727926
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rienk Reins Zylstra (6 Aug 1834–22 Mar 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69727926, citing Friesland Cemetery, Charles Mix County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Becky (contributor 47506159) .