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 Grietje “Gertie” <I>Siekman</I> Bos

Grietje “Gertie” Siekman Bos

Uithuizen, Eemsmond Municipality, Groningen, Netherlands
Death 7 Sep 1910 (aged 62)
Gallatin County, Montana, USA
Burial Manhattan, Gallatin County, Montana, USA
Memorial ID 70314278 · View Source
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Grietje Siekman is born at the country village Uithuizen in the northern part of the Dutch northeastern province Groningen. Her parents are Hindrik Adolfs Siekman and Johanna Pieters Snijders.

She married at the age of 25 years on 29 March 1873 at her birthplace Uithuizen to the two years older iron smith Jan Bos. Her parents are then both farmer.

On 19 April 1893 Grietje and her husband Jan Bos, laborer, and their children Jan (17 y), Aaltje (16), Klaas (13), Anna (9), Adolf (7) and Martje (4) arrived on the SS Maasdam at New York, Ellis Island.
Their last residence place in the Netherlands was Spijk, a country village in the former municipality Bierum, since 1990 part of mun. Delfzijl, in the northeast of the province Groningen, and their destination is Bozeman, seat of Gallatin County, in the southwestern part of Montana.

See her husband John Bos for her bios further on please.

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  • Maintained by: Peter Hakze
  • Originally Created by: Jim Harrison
  • Added: 24 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70314278
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Grietje “Gertie” Siekman Bos (22 Sep 1847–7 Sep 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70314278, citing Meadowview Cemetery, Manhattan, Gallatin County, Montana, USA ; Maintained by Peter Hakze (contributor 47703868) .