Riemke Westra

Riemke Westra[1]

Female 1862 - 1933  (70 years)

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  • Name Riemke Westra  [2
    Born 3 Sep 1862  Tzummarum, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 2 Jun 1881  New York, New York County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Arrived aboard the "Stella" from Amsterdam
    Died 30 Jun 1933  Sheldon, O’Brien County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried East Lawn Cemetery, Sheldon, O’Brien County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I4298  LaZeut
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2018 

    Father Douwe Sikkes Westra,   b. 3 Feb 1833, Dronrijp, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1909, Orange City, Sioux County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Beitske Gerrits Houtsma,   b. 15 Jun 1836, Achlum (Franekeradeel), Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1883, Orange City, Sioux County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1859  Barradeel, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Family ID F271  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Albert Duistermars,   b. 15 Mar 1855, Terwolde (Voorst), Gelderland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1888, Sioux County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1883  Orange City, Sioux County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F6913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Dirk Hendriks (Henry) Brinkman,   b. 29 Jun 1863, Zaandam, Noord-Holland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1955, Sheldon, O’Brien County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1887  Orange City, Sioux County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 10, 11
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F2451  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 2 Jun 1881 - New York, New York County, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Westra: Riemke Westra 1862 Geboorteakte
    Westra: Riemke Westra 1862 Geboorteakte
    Birth record of Riemke Westra (b. 3 Sep 1862).

  • Sources 
    1. [S1171] Barradeel: Geboorten 1859-1864, (FamilySearch: Nederlands Rijksarchiefdienst, Friesland), Akte No. 138 (1862).

    2. [S22] A People with Convictions: A History of Sioux Center, Iowa 1870-1991, Sioux Center Centennial Publication Committee, compilers, (Dallas: Curtis Media Corporation, 1991), 656.

    3. [S108] GenLias, (Rijkarchiefdienst, Nederland, 2000-2012: see WieWasWie, http://www.wiewaswie.nl/).

      Bron
      Burgerlijke stand - Geboorte

      Archieflocatie
      Tresoar, Frysk Histoarysk en Letterkundich Sintrum

      Algemeen
      Gemeente: Barradeel
      Soort akte: Geboorteakte
      Aktenummer: A 138
      Aangiftedatum: 03-09-1862

      Kind
      Riemke Westra
      Geslacht: V
      Geboortedatum: 03-09-1862

      Vader
      Douwe Sikkes Westra

      Moeder
      Beitske Gerrits Houtsma

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

    5. [S241] Ancestry Family Tree, (Ancestry: Provo, Utah), OneWorldTree.

    6. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 41393030.

    7. [S1144] Barradeel: Huwelijken 1852-1860, (FamilySearch: Nederlands Rijksarchiefdienst, Friesland), Akte No. 49 (1859).

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

      Burgerlijke Stand Huwelijk met Douwe Sikkes Westra

      Bruidegom: Douwe Sikkes Westra
      Geslacht: Man
      Geboorteplaats: Dronrijp, gemeente Menaldumadeel
      Leeftijd: 26 jaar

      Vader van de bruidegom: Sikke Douwes Westra
      Geslacht: Man
      Moeder van de bruidegom: Riemke Jacobs Vellinga
      Geslacht: Vrouw

      Bruid: Beitske Gerrits Houtsma
      Geslacht: Vrouw
      Geboorteplaats: Achlum, gemeente Franekeradeel
      Leeftijd: 22 jaar

      Vader van de bruid: Gerrit Thomas Houtsma
      Geslacht: Man
      Moeder van de bruid: Trijntje Ales de Beer
      Geslacht: Vrouw

      Gebeurtenis: Huwelijk
      Datum: zaterdag 4 juni 1859
      Gebeurtenisplaats: Barradeel
      Documenttype: BS Huwelijk
      Erfgoedinstelling: Tresoar
      Plaats instelling: Leeuwarden
      Collectiegebied: Friesland
      Archief: 30-05
      Registratienummer: 2017
      Aktenummer: 49
      Registratiedatum: 4 juni 1859
      Akteplaats: Barradeel
      Collectie: Bron: boek, Deel: 2017, Periode: 1859
      Boek: Huwelijksregister 1859

    9. [S94] Early Sioux County, Iowa, Marriages, (IAGenWeb), Sioux County: Marriages in the Dutch Orange City "Volksvriend" 1885-1895.

      Duistermars, Albert W. from Orange City
      Westra, Riemke D. from Orange City
      Date of "Volksvriend" issue: 83 - Nov 15
      Married. Nov 15, 1883 Ds. Buursma

    10. [S22] A People with Convictions: A History of Sioux Center, Iowa 1870-1991, Sioux Center Centennial Publication Committee, compilers, (Dallas: Curtis Media Corporation, 1991), p. 656.

    11. [S94] Early Sioux County, Iowa, Marriages, (IAGenWeb), Sioux County: Marriages in the Dutch Orange City "Volksvriend" 1885-1895.

      Brinkman, D. H., local, 26 yrs
      Westra, R., local
      Date of "Volksvriend" issue: 1889 - Sep 19
      "was Mrs. A. Duistermars"


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