Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday: Great-Great-Grandparents #16

Johannes and Gertrude (Boes) De Vries were married October 5, 1887 in Zeeland, Michigan.  Johannes was born July 23, 1863 in Zeeland Township, Michigan.  Gertrude was born October 4, 1866 in Beaverdam, Michigan.  Together they had twelve children together.  Johannes died October 1, 1943 in Zeeland, Michigan at the age of 80.  Gertrude died April 28, 1936 in Zeeland, Michigan at the age of 69.  They are both buried in the Zeeland Cemetery, Michigan.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday: Great-Great-Grandparents #15


Otto and Wilma (Meulenbelt) Brand were married December 31, 1890 in Bedum, Netherlands.  Otto was born November 9, 1860 in Zuilichem, Netherlands.  Willemke was born February 2, 1863 in Aduard, Netherlands.  Together they had four children.  Otto died July 3, 1947 in Holland, Michigan at the age of 86.  Wilma died 11 days later on July 14, also in Holland, Michigan at the age of 84.  They are buried in the Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday: Great-Great-Grandparents #14

Gradus and Dena (Sneller Bol) Lubbers were married March 14, 1896 in Fillmore Township, Michigan.  Gradus was born December 1, 1872 in Fillmore Township, Michigan.  Dena Sneller was born December 26, 1875 in Olive Township, Michigan.  (Dena was adopted by the Bol family after the death of her mother.)  They had three children together.  Gradus died January 20, 1947 in Holland, Michigan at the age of 74.  Dena remarried to Jacob Haveman and died November 8, 1960 in Holland, Michigan at the age of 84.  They are buried in the East Holland Cemetery, Michigan.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday: Great-Great-Grandparents #13


Johannes and Aaltje (Hellenthal) Naber were married March 6, 1876 in Holland, Michigan.  Johannes was born March 6, 1855 in Holland Township, Michigan and Aaltje was born October 31, 1854 in Fillmore Township, Michigan.  They had 6 children together.  Johannes died October 13, 1904 in Holland Township, Michigan at the age of 49.  Aaltje died October 22, 1919 in Holland Township, Michigan at the age of 64.  They are buried in the East Holland Cemetery, Michigan.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday: Great-Great-Grandparents #12


Jacob and Agnes (Marlink) De Vries were married March 23, 1887 in Zeeland, Michigan.  Jacob was born May 23, 1861 in Zeeland Township, Michigan.  Agnes (Agina) was born November 25, 1867 in Zeeland Township, Michigan.  They had twelve children together.  Jacob died May 29, 1949 in Zeeland.  Agnes died August 11, 1949 in Zeeland.  They are buried in the Zeeland Cemetery.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday: Great-Great-Grandparents #11


Symon and Pietje (Hiemenga) Stremler were married May 5, 1866 in Wonseradeel, Friesland.  Symon was born December 11, 1843 in Wonseradeel.  Pietje was born October 19, 1845 in Wonseradeel.  They had 8 children together.  Symon died May 8, 1925 in Olive Township, Michigan.  Pietje died August 6, 1920 in Olive Township, Michigan. They are buried in the Borculo Cemetery, Michigan.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday: Great-Great-Grandparents #10




Jacob and Allie (Vander Meer) Steigenga were married May 24, 1877 in Hemelumer Oldeferd, Friesland.  They had ten children together.  Jacob was born April 7, 1853 in Hemelumer Oldeferd and died July 30, 1923 in Borculo, Michigan.  Allie (Aukje) was born December 30, 1856 in Workum, Friesland and died March 20, 1916 in Blendon Township, Michigan.  They are both buried in the Borculo Cemetery in Michigan.