and Emigrants to America
Mobile Menu
Willem Kloosterman

Willem Kloosterman

Male 1867 - 1950  (83 years)Deceased

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Notes    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Willem Kloosterman 
    Born 24 Jan 1867  Kloetingen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Jun 1950  Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I664  Kloosterman | Afstammelingen van Claes, Jan Claesz en Cornelis Jansz op 't Clooster
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2017 

    Father Cornelis Kloosterman,   b. 31 Oct 1831, Kloetingen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1875, Wolphaartsdijk, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Mother Adriana de Smid,   b. 19 Jan 1839, Wolphaartsdijk, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1909, Wolphaartsdijk, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1865  Kloetingen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F403  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Maatje de Kok,   b. 1865, Waarde, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1962  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 2 May 1889  Krabbendijke, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +  1. Male Cornelis Kloosterman,   b. 14 Sep 1889, Krabbendijke, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1975, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +  2. Male Elias Kloosterman,   b. 19 Apr 1891, Kruiningen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1978, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
       3. Female Adriana Kloosterman,   b. 11 Sep 1892, Kruiningen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1894, Wolphaartsdijk, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
       4. Female Pieternella Kloosterman,   b. 11 Sep 1892, Kruiningen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1894, Wolphaartsdijk, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
       5. Male Pieter Kloosterman,   b. 5 Jul 1896, Wolphaartsdijk, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1896, Wolphaartsdijk, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
       6. Female Pieternella Kloosterman,   b. 17 Jul 1900, Kruiningen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
       7. Female Jozina Kloosterman,   b. 22 Apr 1907,   d. 27 Apr 1931, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2006 
    Family ID F131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jan 1867 - Kloetingen, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 May 1889 - Krabbendijke, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Cornelis Kloosterman - 14 Sep 1889 - Krabbendijke, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Elias Kloosterman - 19 Apr 1891 - Kruiningen, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Adriana Kloosterman - 11 Sep 1892 - Kruiningen, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Pieternella Kloosterman - 11 Sep 1892 - Kruiningen, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Pieter Kloosterman - 5 Jul 1896 - Wolphaartsdijk, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Pieternella Kloosterman - 17 Jul 1900 - Kruiningen, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jun 1950 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Willem Kloosterman and his wife Maatje de Kok
    Willem Kloosterman and his wife Maatje de Kok
    Willem Kloosterman, born on 24-01-1867 and his wife Maatje de Kok, born in 1865. In 1896 Willem was the legal representative of his brother in law Adriaan de Kok, living in Kalamazoo, Michigan USA, concerning inheritance business of an aunt of Adriaan Kok. Willem emigrated a few years later also to Kalamazoo.

    Willem Kloosterman
    Willem Kloosterman
    Willem Kloosterman and his family, picture probably taken around 1894.
    SS Potsdam, 1910
    SS Potsdam, 1910
    Willem Kloosterman and family emigrated to America on the the SS Potsdam. They arrived in New York on 25-06-1910.
    Read also the history of the SS Potsdam.
    Willem Kloosterman, *24-01-1867
    Willem Kloosterman, *24-01-1867
    Willem Kloosterman, born 24-01-1867 in Kloetingen.

    Documents
    25-06-1910, SS Potsdam, Passengerlist
    25-06-1910, SS Potsdam, Passengerlist
    Passengerlist of the ship Potsdam, family of Willem Kloosterman arriving in New York on 25-06-1910.
    Read also the history of the SS Potsdam.
    $ 46, SS Potsdam, Passage
    $ 46, SS Potsdam, Passage
    According to the passenger list of the SS Potsdam, the passage for Willem and Maatje was paid by their son Cornelis, who gave his address as: Box 537, Kalamazoo, Michigan. The passage for the three children, Adriana, Pieternella and Jozina was paid by a brother, presumably Elias. So it seems that Cornelis and Elias emigrated before their parents. The passengers list states that an amount of $ 46, was paid.
    Horse sale ruling
    Horse sale ruling
    Judge Faling makes a horse sale ruling, may 1913.

    Histories
    Emigrants from the Kloosterman Family
    Emigrants from the Kloosterman Family
    A list of Kloosterman Emigrants to America.
    In the mid 19e century and later the Kloosterman family split up and some adventurous Kloosterman sons took a chance to find fortune and went to America.
    \"Text (*English language)
    SS Potsdam
    SS Potsdam
    Willem Kloosterman and family emigrated to America on the the SS Potsdam. They arrived in New York on 25-06-1910 and went to Kalamazoo, Michigan..
    Text in English language (*English language)

  • Notes 
    • Willem Kloosterman and family emigrated to America on the the SS Potsdam. They arrived in New York on 25-06-1910 and went to Kalamazoo, Michigan (after 1900). According to the passenger list of the SS Potsdam, the passage for Willem and Maatje was paid by their son Cornelis, who gave his address as: Box 537, Kalamazoo, Michigan. The passage for the three children, Adriana, Pieternella and Jozina was paid by a brother, presumably Elias. So it seems that Cornelis and Elias emigrated before their parents. The passengers list states that an amount of $ 46, was paid.

      In 1896 Willem was the legal representative of his brother in law Adriaan de Kok, living in Kalamazoo, Michigan USA, concerning inheritance business of an aunt of Adriaan Kok. Willem Kloosterman, born 24-01-1867 in Kloetinge married Maatje de Kok, 1865 in Waarde


View Desktop Site