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Willem Kraaijenbrink

Male 1810 - 1847  (37 years)


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  • Name Willem Kraaijenbrink 
    Born 30 Sep 1810  Dinxperlo Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    16 Aug 1847  Lintelo, Aalten Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Verenigde Staten Find all individuals with events at this location 
    klompenmaker 
    Died 21 Nov 1847  Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I7968  Population of Aalten, Bredevoort, Dinxperlo and Winterswijk
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2008 

    Father Gerrit Krajenbrink 
    Mother Janna Geertruid Brussen 
    Family ID F16147  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Theodora Krienen,   b. 10 Oct 1819, Gendringen Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1847, Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 07 Mar 1840  Dinxperlo Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Willem en Theodora woonden in Lintelo nummer 51a. Hij was mingegoed. Op 16 augustus 1847 emigreerden zij met drie kinderen: Gerrit Hendrik, 7, Johanna, 3, en Kaaten, 1. Zij waren afgescheidenen.

      Bron: Smilda, a voice from Aalten about the Phoenix disaster.
    Children 
     1. Gerit Hendrik Kraaijenbrink,   b. 10 May 1840, Dinxperlo Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1847, Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     2. Johanna Kraaijenbrink,   b. 03 Feb 1844, Aalten Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1847, Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     3. Kaatjen Kraaijenbrink,   b. 30 Nov 1845, Aalten Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1847, Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 1999 
    Family ID F2265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1810 - Dinxperlo Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 07 Mar 1840 - Dinxperlo Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Nov 1847 - Lake Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Groups
    Passengers on the Phoenix.
    Passengers on the Phoenix.
    On November 21, 1847, the propeller Phoenix perished on Lake Michigan, a couple of miles off the shore from Sheboygan. About 250 people died and only 43 people survived. Most of the passengers were Dutch immigrants.

    See Yvette's Dutch Genealogy Homepage for more information about the disaster.

  • Sources 
    1. W.J. Konink, emigratie uit de gemeente Aalten naar Noord-Amerika, staten van landverhuizers.

    2. Phoenix documentatie.

    3. Gen-Lias huwelijksakte Dinxperlo 1840 nr. 3.