Dutch emigrants in the 19e century Jannetje Slabbekoorn, Jannetje is my great-grandmother and is wearing the traditional Zuid-Beveland costume, with the distinctive large, stiffly starched hat, including large gold square kissers worn at the temples. My grandfather Cornelis Kloosterman The yacht of the Chamber of Rotterdam(1790) for the Dutch East India Company salutes an East-Indiaman and a Dutch man-of-war on the roadstead of Hellevoetsluis. Cornelis (Cees) Kloosterman Origin of the Kloosterman name Holland or Netherlands? Image Map
Elias KLOOSTERMAN

Elias KLOOSTERMAN

Male 1891 - 1978  (87 years)Deceased    Has 34 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Elias KLOOSTERMAN 
    Relationshipwith Cornelis Kloosterman
    Born 19 Apr 1891  Kruiningen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Nov 1978  Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 6 Siblings 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    CLAES,   b. Abt 1530  (9 x Great Grandfather) 
    Pieternella KRIJNSEN  (Grandmother) 
    Notes 
    • Elias was a celery grower an later employed by the Brown Company. He was a member of the Bethel Reformed Church. Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
    Person ID I2244  Kloosterman
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2014 

    Father Ancestors Willem KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 24 Jan 1867, Kloetingen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1950, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Maatje DE KOK,   b. 19 Feb 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 
    Family ID F131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife Ancestors Lena Cornelia IJZENBAART,   b. 8 Mar 1892, Kortgene, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1972, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 4 Sep 1913 
    Age at Marriage He was 22 years and 5 months - She was 21 years and 6 months  
    Children 
    Married: 1x  1. Male William KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 19 Mar 1914, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1986, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Anna GERNAAT  m. 26 May 1937
    Married: 1x  2. Female Nellie KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 3 Feb 1916, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1944, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
    Harm BLOEMSMA  m. 3 Sep 1937
    Married: 1x  3. Female Martha KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 25 Jun 1917, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 2002, Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Martin VLIETSTRA  m. 29 Aug 1940
    Married: 1x  4. Male John KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 30 May 1920, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1994  (Age 73 years)
    Married: 1x  5. Male Cornelis "Neil" KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 14 Nov 1921, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1993, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Berdine KEIL  m. 14 May 1942
    Married: 1x  6. Male Harry KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 9 Nov 1923, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 2014  (Age 90 years)
    Catharina VAN DER ROEST  m. 14 Jun 1946
    Married: 1x  7. Female Jeanette KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 28 Apr 1925, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    Edwin KNISS  m. 28 Nov 1946
    Married: 1x  8. Male Elias KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 28 Nov 1927, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 2010, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Evelyn CRUMMEL  m. 10 Dec 1948
    Married: 2x  9. Female Lena KLOOSTERMAN Married: 2x2x ,   b. 3 Mar 1930, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Mike DOHERTY;   Anthony MALAFRONTE  m. 10 Mar 1948
    Married: 1x10. Male Robert James KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 13 Nov 1932, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Tillie DYKEHOUSE  m. 3 Sep 1954
    Married: 1x11. Female Josephine L. KLOOSTERMAN,   b. 13 Nov 1932, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 2002, Zeeland, Ottawa County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Gerald VAN DER ROEST  m. 29 Apr 1949
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2010 
    Family ID F453  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Apr 1891 - Kruiningen, Nederland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - William KLOOSTERMAN - 19 Mar 1914 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Nellie KLOOSTERMAN - 3 Feb 1916 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Martha KLOOSTERMAN - 25 Jun 1917 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - John KLOOSTERMAN - 30 May 1920 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Cornelis "Neil" KLOOSTERMAN - 14 Nov 1921 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Harry KLOOSTERMAN - 9 Nov 1923 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Jeanette KLOOSTERMAN - 28 Apr 1925 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Elias KLOOSTERMAN - 28 Nov 1927 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lena KLOOSTERMAN - 3 Mar 1930 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Robert James KLOOSTERMAN - 13 Nov 1932 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Josephine L. KLOOSTERMAN - 13 Nov 1932 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Nov 1978 - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Elias Kloosterman and Lena Cornelia Ysenbaart
    Elias Kloosterman and Lena Cornelia Ysenbaart
    The parents of Elias emigrated to America on the SS Potsdam in 1910. Elias probably emigrated before his parents, maybe together with his brother Cornelis. Elias and Cornelis paid for the passage of his parents.

    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.
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