Person:Derk Ritzema (1)

Watchers
m. 4 Jun 1853
  1. Derk Frids Fridsma1824 - 1830
  2. Reinder Frids Fridsma1826 - 1875
  3. Menne Fridsma1828 - 1901
  4. Klaaske Fridsma1830 - 1916
  5. Derk Ritzema1833 - 1922
  6. Knelske Fridsema1835 - 1866
  7. Anne Frits Fritsema1839 - 1905
m. 12 May 1865
  1. Geertruid Ritzema1866 - 1915
  2. Jakob Ritzema1870 - 1948
  3. Aafke Ritzema1873 - 1965
Facts and Events
Name Derk Ritzema
Alt Name Derk Ritsema
Gender Male
Birth[1][4] 15 Jan 1833 Ezinge, Groningen, Netherlands
Marriage 12 May 1865 Oldehove, Groningen, Netherlandsto Elizabeth Bos
Emigration[6][7] 1880 Eenrum, Groningen, Netherlandsnaar Chicago
Census[2] 1900 Crooks, Renville, Minnesota, United StatesED 128 Crooks Township
Census[3] 1920 Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United StatesWard 3
Death[4][5] 11 Jun 1922 Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
Burial[4] Garfield Park Cemetery, East Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
References
  1. Geboorte, in Ezinge, Groningen, Netherlands. Burgerlijke Stand, Aktenummer: 6, 17 Jan 1833.

    Ezinge
    Derk Ritsema
    Vader: Frits Derks Ritsema, 33
    Moeder: Geertruid Mennes Luurtsema, 37

    AlleGroningers

  2. Renville, Minnesota, United States. 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 1900.

    D Rietma, Jan 1833
    Elizabeth Rietma, Jan 1838

  3. Kent, Michigan, United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 1920.

    Derk Ritsema, 85
    Elisabeth Ritsema, 80

  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Derk Ritzema, in Find A Grave.
  5. Michigan, United States. Michigan, Death Certificates, 1921-1952, 1922.

    Name: Derk Ritzema
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 11 Jun 1922
    Event Place: Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
    Gender: Male
    Age: 89
    Marital Status: Married
    Birth Date: 15 Jan 1832
    Birthplace: Netherlands
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1833
    Father's Name: Fritz Ritzema
    Mother's Name: Gertrude Laurema

  6. Emigrant, in Staat van Landverhuizers: Register of Emigrants, 5548, 1880.

    Emigrant Derk Ritzema
    47 jaar daglooner

    Vertrek uit Eenrum
    Vertrek naar Chicago
    Datum vertrek 1880
    Religie Christelijk Gereformeerd
    Vrouw 1
    Kinderen 4
    Reden van vertrek Verbetering van bestaan
    Welgestelden, Mindergegoeden, Behoeftigen Mindergegoeden
    Hoofdelijke omslag Neen
    Bron Staat van landverhuizers in 1880 Groningen (Provincie)
    (toegang 800) Inventarisnummer 5548

    AlleGroningers

  7. Groningen Landverhuizers 1880

    If he did make it to Chicago, he quickly moved on to Minnesota. From there he and his family eventually moved to Grand Rapids.