Antje (Anna) Swier

Antje (Anna) Swier[1]

Female 1883 - 1974  (90 years)

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  • Name Antje (Anna) Swier  [2
    Born 25 Sep 1883  Enkhuizen, Noord-Holland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 9 Mar 1893  New York, New York County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Arrived aboard the Maasdam from Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Nederland 
    Died 9 Aug 1974  Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6, 7
    Person ID I50  LaZeut
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2020 

    Father Dirk (Dick) Swier,   b. 6 Dec 1855, Bovenkarspel, Noord-Holland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1942, Moxee, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Aaltje (Alice) Zwier,   b. 10 May 1858, Enkhuizen, Noord-Holland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1941, Moxee District, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1 May 1879  Bovenkarspel, Noord-Holland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry Schut,   b. 31 Jul 1879, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1973, Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1905  North Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 12, 13, 14
    Children 
    +1. Richard William (Bill) Schut,   b. 11 Dec 1906, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1949, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +2. Jeanette Alice Schut,   b. 16 May 1911, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1999, Snohomish County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +3. Emily Millencie Schut,   b. 17 Nov 1913, Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 2007, Cottesmore Life of Care, Gig Harbor, Pierce County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    +4. Kenneth Henry Schut,   b. 6 May 1918, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1978, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     5. Norman Alfred Schut,   b. 27 Jun 1921, Moxee, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 2011, Ocean Shores, Grays Harbor County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +6. Dorothy Ann Schut,   b. 28 Sep 1927, Moxee, Yakima County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 2007, Seattle, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F56  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Sep 1883 - Enkhuizen, Noord-Holland, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - Arrived aboard the Maasdam from Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Nederland - 9 Mar 1893 - New York, New York County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Oct 1905 - North Yakima, Yakima County, Washington Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Swier:  Antje (Anna) Swier, ca. 1892
    Swier: Antje (Anna) Swier, ca. 1892
    Studio photo portrait of Anna Swier (1883-1974). Date uncertain.
    Swier:  Antje (Anna) Swier Colorized Photo, ca. 1895
    Swier: Antje (Anna) Swier Colorized Photo, ca. 1895
    Colorized photo of Antje (Anna) Swier (1883-1974). Date uncertain.
    Swier: Anna and Cora Swier Studio Portrait, ca. 1902
    Swier: Anna and Cora Swier Studio Portrait, ca. 1902
    Studio portrait of Antje (Anna) Swier (1883-1974) and Cornelia (Cora) Swier (1885-1976). The Beck Studio.
    Swier: Sisters Kate and Anna Swier, ca. 1904
    Swier: Sisters Kate and Anna Swier, ca. 1904
    Photo of sisters Trijntje (Kate) Swier (1881-1969) and Antje (Anna) Swier (1883-1974), taken about 1904.
    Swier: Swier Sisters Anna and Cora, ca. 1904
    Swier: Swier Sisters Anna and Cora, ca. 1904
    Photo of Antje (Anna) Swier (1883-1974) and Cornelia (Cora) Swier (1885-1976), taken about 1904.
    Swier: Anna Swier and Henry Schut 1905 Wedding Photo
    Swier: Anna Swier and Henry Schut 1905 Wedding Photo
    Wedding photo (presumably) of Henry Schut (1879-1973) and Antje (Anna) Swier (1883-1974) (m. 26 Oct 1905).
    Swier: Anna Swier and Henry Schut 1965
    Swier: Anna Swier and Henry Schut 1965
    Photo of Henry Schut (1879-1973) and Antje (Anna) Swier (1883-1974) taken in 1965 in celebration of their 60th wedding anniversary.

    Documents
    Swier: Antje Swier 1883 Geboorteakte
    Swier: Antje Swier 1883 Geboorteakte
    Birth record of Antje (Anna) Swier (b. 25 Sep 1883).
    Swier:  Annie Swier Leaves Iowa for Washington State 1900
    Swier: Annie Swier Leaves Iowa for Washington State 1900
    Newspaper article about the departure of Antje (Anna/Annie) Swier from Iowa to Washington State on 27 November 1900. "City and Surroundings: The following people left yesterday, under escort of H. Wayenberg, from Maurice to Washington to go see, or to settle there:...Miss Annie Swier from Rock Valley...."
    Swier: 'The [Dirk] Swiers in Colorado'
    Swier: "The [Dirk] Swiers in Colorado"
    Excerpt from Gertrude Korver's "The Swier Family History," including a 1968 letter from Cornelia Swier Zeutenhorst describing the 1893 immigration of the Dirk Swier family to Colorado, the conditions the family faced, and the decision to move on to Iowa. Further information on the Dutch experience in Crook, Colorado, can be found in Peter de Klerk's manuscript "Dutch Settlement in Crook, Colorado in 1893" which can be found on the website of Association for the Advancement of Dutch-American Studies (AADAS) at http://www.aadas.nl/sites/default/files/proceedings/1987_3_DeKlerk.pdf

  • Sources 
    1. [S3958] Enkhuizen: Geboorten 1883-1892, (FamilySearch: Noord-Hollands Archief, Haarlem), Akte No. 134 (1883).

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

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

      b: 23/09/1883 Enkhuizen.

    4. [S84] Dirk Swier Family Immigration Arrival, 1893, (Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service; National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

    5. [S562] Dutch Immigrants: New York Passenger Lists, 1881-1894, Robert P. Swierenga, compiler, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C. ).

    6. [S25] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), 1925-2014, (Ancestry: Social Security Administration).

    7. [S184] Washington State Death Records Index, 1940-2014, (Ancestry: Washington State Archives, Olympia, Washington).

    8. [S859] Bovenkarspel: Huwelijken 1811-1888, (FamilySearch: Noord-Hollands Archief, Haarlem), Akte No. 7 (1879).

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

      Burgerlijke Stand Huwelijk met Dirk Swier en Aaltje Zwier

      Bruidegom: Dirk Swier
      Beroep: Landbouwer
      Geboorteplaats: Bovenkarspel
      Leeftijd: 23

      Bruid: Aaltje Zwier
      Geboorteplaats: Enkhuizen
      Leeftijd: 20

      Vader van de bruidegom: Wouter Swier
      Beroep: Landbouwer
      Moeder van de bruidegom: Dieuwertje Kaper

      Vader van de bruid: Jacob Zwier
      Beroep: Landbouwer
      Moeder van de bruid: Trijntje Rol

      Gebeurtenis: Huwelijk
      Datum: 01-05-1879
      Gebeurtenisplaats: Bovenkarspel

      Documenttype: BS Huwelijk
      Erfgoedinstelling: Noord-Hollands Archief
      Plaats instelling: Haarlem
      Collectiegebied: Noord-Holland
      Aktenummer: 7
      Registratiedatum: 01-05-1879
      Akteplaats: Bovenkarspel
      AkteSoort: H

    10. [S39] The Swier Family History, Gertrude Swier Korver, compiler, (Thomasville, Pennsylvania: self-published, 1989), pp. 9, 21, 23.

    11. [S135] Swier Family Line, Donald Jongeward, compiler; updated by Norma Thompson, (Yakima, Washington: self-published, 2003 revision), p. 2.

      m. 1879

    12. [S426] Washington State Digital Archives, (Washington Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Cheney, Washington), Yakima Marriage Records.

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

    14. [S501] History of the Yakima Valley, (Chicago: S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1919), Vol. 2, p. 499.


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