Jan (John) Riewald

Jan (John) Riewald[1]

Male 1868 - 1956  (87 years)

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  • Name Jan (John) Riewald  [2, 3
    Born 29 Nov 1868  Minnertsge, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1 May 1894  New York, New York County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1900  [8
    Carpenter 
    Naturalization 1916  Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Census 1940  Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Farm operator, general farm
    Died 22 Apr 1956  Sunnyside, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14
    Buried 25 Apr 1956  Holland Cemetery, Moxee, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 15, 16
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I286  LaZeut
    Last Modified 22 May 2016 

    Father Ruurd Jans Riewald,   b. 23 Mar 1829, Sexbierum, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1926, Sexbierum, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Mother Rinske Pieters de Vries,   b. 7 May 1830, Sexbierum, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 19 Jun 1857  Barradeel, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18
    Family ID F280  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dieuwertje (Dora) Swier,   b. 22 Jul 1880, Bovenkarspel, Noord-Holland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1959, Sunnyside, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1900  [2, 12
    Children 
    +1. Richard Riewald,   b. 13 Jul 1901, North Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1989, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +2. Alice May/Mae Riewald,   b. 4 May 1904, North Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1988, Sunnyside, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Rena Dorothy Riewald,   b. 12 Jan 1906, North Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1974, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     4. Harold John Riewald,   b. 9 Jun 1907, North Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1989, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +5. Helen Marie Riewald,   b. 12 Mar 1910, North Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1998, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +6. Leon Edward Riewald,   b. 4 Jul 1912, North Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1981, Salem Hospital Memorial Unit, Salem, Marion County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     7. Alfred Riewald,   b. 16 Jan 1914, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1914, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +8. Robert Charles (Bob) Riewald,   b. 9 Aug 1915, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1993, Castle Rock, Cowlitz County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +9. Marvin Benjamin Riewald,   b. 15 Oct 1921, Moxee, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1975, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Family ID F54  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1 May 1894 - New York, New York County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 1916 - Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Yakima County, Washington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Apr 1956 - Sunnyside, Yakima County, Washington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 Apr 1956 - Holland Cemetery, Moxee, Yakima County, Washington Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Zeutenhorst et al.: John Assink, Pete Zeutenhorst, John Riewald, Diena Zeutenhorst, Grace Wayenberg, Dora Swier, and unknown gentleman
    Zeutenhorst et al.: John Assink, Pete Zeutenhorst, John Riewald, Diena Zeutenhorst, Grace Wayenberg, Dora Swier, and unknown gentleman
    Group photo, from left to right: back row - John Assink (1892-1858), Peter (Pete) Zeutenhorst (1885-1965), Jan (John) Riewald (1868-1956), and John Jansen (identification uncertain); front row - Berendina (Diena) Zeutenhorst (1891-1970), Gysje (Grace) Wayenberg (1886-1971) and Dieuwertje (Dora) Swier (1888-1959).
    Swier: Dora Swier with husband John Riewald and children Richard and Alice Riewald ca. 1905.
    Swier: Dora Swier with husband John Riewald and children Richard and Alice Riewald ca. 1905.
    Photo of Jan (John) Riewald (1868-1956), Dieuwertje (Dora) Swier Riewald (1880-1959) and presumably first two children Richard (1901-1989) and Alice (1904-1988) Riewald. (Tinted from black and white photocopy)

    Headstones
    Gravemarker: Riewald, Dora Swier (1880-1959) and John Riewald (1868-1956)
    Gravemarker: Riewald, Dora Swier (1880-1959) and John Riewald (1868-1956)
    Gravemarker of Dieuwertje (Dora) Swier (d. 6 Feb. 1959) and her husband Jan (John) Riewald (d. 22 Apr 1956).

  • Notes 
    • Moved to Moxee in 1900. He later was a carpenter in Yakima and returned to Moxee where he lived for 35 years. He made his home in Sunnyside for the year before his death. [12]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1143] Barradeel: Geboorten 1867-1870, (FamilySearch: Nederlands Rijksarchiefdienst, Friesland), Akte No. 256 (1868).

    2. [S39] The Swier Family History, Gertrude Swier Korver, compiler, (Thomasville, Pennsylvania: self-published, 1989), p. 23.

    3. [S135] Swier Family Line, Donald Jongeward, compiler; updated by Norma Thompson, (Yakima, Washington: self-published, 2003 revision), p. 8.

    4. [S55] WieWasWie, (Centraal Bureau voor Genealogie et al., Nederland, 2013+).

      Burgerlijke Stand Geboorte met Jan Riewald

      Kind: Jan Riewald
      Geslacht: Man
      Geboortedatum: zondag 29 november 1868

      Vader: Ruurd Jans Riewald
      Geslacht: Man
      Moeder: Rinske Pieters de Vries

      Geslacht: Vrouw
      Gebeurtenis: Geboorte
      Datum: zondag 29 november 1868
      Gebeurtenisplaats: Barradeel
      Documenttype: BS Geboorte
      Erfgoedinstelling: Tresoar
      Plaats instelling: Leeuwarden
      Collectiegebied: Friesland
      Aktenummer: 256
      Registratiedatum: 1 december 1868
      Akteplaats: Barradeel
      Collectie: Bron: boek, Periode: 1868
      Boek: Geboorteregister 1868

    5. [S206] U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

      Born: November 28, 1874

    6. [S342] U.S. Naturalization Original Records, 1795-1972, (Ancestry: National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

      Born: 28 November 1875

    7. [S266] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, (Ancestry: National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

      Arrived at New York aboard the SS Werkendam from Rotterdam

    8. [S202] U.S. Census, 1900, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    9. [S196] U.S. Census, 1920, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    10. [S342] U.S. Naturalization Original Records, 1795-1972, (Ancestry: National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

    11. [S212] U.S. Census, 1940, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    12. [S24] Greg Kilpatrick Family Tree, Greg Kirkpatrick and Paul Steiner, compilers, (Ancestry: Rootsweb).

    13. [S420] Washington State Death Records, (Washington State Archives. Department of Health, Death Index, 1907-1960; 1965-2014).

    14. [S135] Swier Family Line, Donald Jongeward, compiler; updated by Norma Thompson, (Yakima, Washington: self-published, 2003 revision), pp. 8-9.

    15. [S349] Cemetery Marker. Holland Cemetery, Moxee, Washington.

    16. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 20233595.

    17. [S1144] Barradeel: Huwelijken 1852-1860, (FamilySearch: Nederlands Rijksarchiefdienst, Friesland), Akte No. 36 (1857).

    18. [S55] WieWasWie, (Centraal Bureau voor Genealogie et al., Nederland, 2013+).

      Burgerlijke Stand Huwelijk met Ruurd Jans Riewald

      Bruidegom: Ruurd Jans Riewald
      Geslacht: Man
      Geboorteplaats: Sexbierum
      Leeftijd: 28 jaar

      Vader van de bruidegom: Jan Ruurds Riewald
      Geslacht: Man
      Moeder van de bruidegom: Idske Sipkes Hiemstra
      Geslacht: Vrouw

      Bruid: Rinske Pieters de Vries
      Geslacht: Vrouw
      Geboorteplaats: Sexbierum
      Leeftijd: 27 jaar

      Vader van de bruid: Pieter Jeppes de Vries
      Geslacht: Man
      Moeder van de bruid: Geiske Rinses Bakker
      Geslacht: Vrouw

      Gebeurtenis: Huwelijk
      Datum: vrijdag 19 juni 1857
      Gebeurtenisplaats: Barradeel
      Documenttype: BS Huwelijk
      Erfgoedinstelling: Tresoar
      Plaats instelling: Leeuwarden
      Collectiegebied: Friesland
      Archief: 30-05
      Registratienummer: 2016
      Aktenummer: 36
      Registratiedatum: 19 juni 1857
      Akteplaats: Barradeel
      Collectie: Bron: boek, Deel: 2016, Periode: 1857
      Boek: Huwelijksregister 1857


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