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Roelof Wildenbeest

Male 1805 - 1847  (41 years)


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  • Name Roelof Wildenbeest 
    Born 24 Nov 1805  Varsseveld Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 01 Dec 1805  Varsseveld Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    linnenwever 
    Died 21 Nov 1847  Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I8063  Population of Aalten, Bredevoort, Dinxperlo and Winterswijk
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2013 

    Father Jan Wildenbeest 
    Mother Derksken Rosier 
    Family ID F16156  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Berendina Radstake,   b. Abt 1816, Varsseveld Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1843, Dinxperlo Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Married 29 Feb 1840  Dinxperlo Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Dina Johanna Wildenbeest,   b. 20 Jan 1841, 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 6 years)
     2. Arend Wildenbeest,   b. 12 Feb 1842,   d. 03 Feb 1845, Breedenbroek, Gendringen Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     3. Hendrika Wildenbeest,   b. 05 Oct 1843,   d. 20 Oct 1843  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2004 
    Family ID F2256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Janna Geertruid Willemina Kleinhesselink,   b. 05 Apr 1815, 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 32 years) 
    Married 08 Jul 1847  Wisch Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 26 Jul 1996 
    Family ID F2257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Feb 1840 - Dinxperlo Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 08 Jul 1847 - Wisch 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.

  • Notes 
    • Hij was een broer van dominee J. WIldenbeest uit Varsseveld en een oom van Christiaan Wildenbeest. (Van Eyck-Varsseveld 1940-22/12)

  • Sources 
    1. Huwelijksbijlage.

    2. huwelijksbijlage.

    3. Phoenix documentatie.

    4. Genlias.

    5. Huwelijksakte.
      Roelof Wildenbeest, 41 jr., linnenwever, geb. en wonende onder Gendringen, weduwnaar van wijlen Berendina Radstake, en meerderjarige zoon van wijlen de ehelieden Derk Jan Wildenbeest en Dersken Doornink, ter eenre;
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      Janna Geertruid Willemina Kleinhesselink, 32 jr., zonder beroep, geboren onder Dinxperlo, en wonachtig onder Varsseveld, dv Hendrik Willem Kleinhesselink en Aleida Hengeveld, dagloners onder Dinxperlo.