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Tjeerd Nienhuis (1865 - 1953)

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Tjeerd (Thomas) Nienhuis
Born in Grijpskerk, Groningen, Nederlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married before [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Father of , , , [private daughter (1910s - unknown)], [private daughter (1920s - unknown)], [private daughter (1920s - unknown)], and
Died in Stockton, San Joaquin, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Jan 2015 | Last significant change: 14 Apr 2019
20:40: Michael Sheffield edited the Biography and Death Place for Tjeerd Nienhuis (1865-1953). [Thank Michael for this]
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Thomas Nienhuis is geboren in Groningen na 1811
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Thomas Nienhuis migrated from Nederland to USA.
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Biography

Tjeerd Nienhuis was born tuesday 19 December 1865 in Grijpskerk, son of Melle Nienhuis and Trijntje Crans. [1]

Tjeerd emigrated, together with his father, half sister Jantje and brothers and sisters in 1886, arriving at Castle Garden 31 May 1886. [2]

In 1895 Tjeerd was living in Sioux, Iowa with his father and brothers William and Herman. [3]
In 1905 Tjeerd was still living, single, in Sioux, Iowa. [4]
In 1920 and 1930 Tjeerd was living in Triumph, Ramsey, North Dakota with his wife Aaltje and children. [5][6]

Tjeerd died 10 May 1953 in San Joaquin, California. [7]

Sources

[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Birth
    • Citing index record at WhoWasWho, accessed 5 March 2017.
    • Index record:
    BS Geboorte with Tjeerd Nienhuis
    Child Tjeerd Nienhuis
    Gender Male
    Place of birth Grijpskerk
    Date of birth Tuesday, December 19, 1865
    Father Melle Nienhuis
    Occupation Koopman
    Mother Trijntje Crans
    Event Birth
    Date Tuesday, December 19, 1865
    Event place Grijpskerk
    Source type Birth certificate
    Organisation Groninger Archieven
    Place Groningen
    Collection region Groningen
    Record number 101
    Record date 19 December 1865
    Record place Grijpskerk
    Book Geboorteregister 1865
    Record type normaal
  2. 2.0 2.1 Immigration
  3. 3.0 3.1 Iowa State Census 1895
    • Citing "Iowa State Census, 1895," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VTQ2-9G2 : 17 November 2014), Tjeert Nienhuis in household of Melle Nienhuis, Sioux, Iowa, United States; citing p. 320, 1895, State Historical Society, Des Moines; FHL microfilm 1,022,182.
    • Index record:
    Iowa State Census, 1895
    Name Tjeert Nienhuis
    Event Type Census
    Event Date 1895
    Event Place Sioux, Iowa, United States
    Gender Male
    Birth Year (Estimated) 1866
    Page 320
  4. 4.0 4.1 Iowa State Census 1905
    Iowa State Census, 1905
    Name T Neinhuis
    Event Type Census
    Event Date 1905
    Event Place Sioux, Iowa, United States
    Gender Male
    Age 39
    Marital Status Single
    Birth Year (Estimated) about 1866
    Birthplace Netherlands
    Father's Birthplace Netherlands
    Mother's Birthplace Netherlands
    Card Number 761
  5. 5.0 5.1 United States Census 1920
    • Citing "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MC8D-SS4 : accessed 5 March 2017), F Nienhuis, Triumph, Ramsey, North Dakota, United States; citing ED 105, sheet 10B, line 91, family 19, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1338; FHL microfilm 1,821,338.
    • Index record:
    United States Census, 1920
    Name F Nienhuis
    Event Type Census
    Event Date 1920
    Event Place Triumph, Ramsey, North Dakota, United States
    Gender Male
    Age 54
    Marital Status Married
    Can Read Yes
    Can Write Yes
    Relationship to Head of Household Head
    Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Head
    Own or Rent Own
    Birth Year (Estimated) 1866
    Birthplace Holland
    Immigration Year 1896
    Father's Birthplace Holland
    Mother's Birthplace Holland
    Sheet Letter B Sheet Number; 10
  6. 6.0 6.1 United States Census 1930
    • Citing "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XKV6-HQT : accessed 5 March 2017), Ljeerd Nienhuis, Triumph, Ramsey, North Dakota, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 47, sheet 2B, line 52, family 31, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1740; FHL microfilm 2,341,474.
    • Index record:
    United States Census, 1930
    Name Ljeerd Nienhuis
    Event Type Census
    Event Date 1930
    Event Place Triumph, Ramsey, North Dakota, United States
    Gender Male
    Age 64
    Marital Status Married
    Relationship to Head of Household Head Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Head
    Birth Year (Estimated) 1866
    Birthplace Holland
    Immigration Year 1888
    Father's Birthplace Holland
    Mother's Birthplace Holland
    Sheet Letter B
    Sheet Number 2
  7. 7.0 7.1 Death
    California Death Index
    Name Tjeerd Nienhuis
    Event Type Death
    Event Date 10 May 1953
    Event Place San Joaquin, California, United States
    Birth Date 19 Dec 1865
    Birthplace Other Country
    Gender Male
    Father's Name Nienhuis
    Mother's Name Kraanz

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