Person:Jacob Jousma (1)

Watchers
m. 18 MAY 1865
  1. Jacob Jousma1867 - 1938
  2. Tjerk Jousma1868 - 1869
  3. Tjerk Jousma1871 - 1876
  4. Trijntje Jousma1872 - 1934
  5. Hendrikje Jousma1874 - 1945
m. 4 Dec 1899
  1. Edna Winifred Jousma1900 -
Facts and Events
Name Jacob Jousma
Gender Male
Birth[1] 20 Apr 1867 Anjum, Oostdongeradeel, Friesland, Netherlands
Alt Birth[5] Abt 1872 Netherlands
Immigration[4] 1880
Marriage 4 Dec 1899 Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United Statesto Winnie Anne Bates
Death[2][3] 9 Dec 1938 Muskegon, Michigan, United States
References
  1. Geboorte, in Oostdongeradeel, Friesland, Netherlands. Burgerlijke Stand, Aktenummer: B 30, 20 Apr 1867.

    Jacob Jousma
    Vader: Taeke Tjerks Jousma
    Moeder: Gepke Jacobs Zeilstra

  2. Muskegon County (Michigan). County Clerk. Death records, 1867-1918; index, 1867-1965. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1983), Liber: 6 Page: 19, 1938.

    Jacob Jousma

  3. Michigan, United States. Michigan, Death Certificates, 1921-1952, 1938.

    Name: Jacob Jousma
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 09 Dec 1938
    Event Place: Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States
    Gender: Male
    Age: 69
    Marital Status: Married
    Birth Date: 20 Apr 1869
    Birthplace: Vriesland, Netherlands
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1869
    Father's Name: Terkje Jousma
    Mother's Name: Gertrude Zylstra

  4. Muskegon, Michigan, United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule, ED: 16 Page: 4A, 1930.

    Nick Zuidema, 43 (head, married)
    Edna Zuidema, 30 (wife, married)
    Jake Jousma, 63 (father-in-law, widowed)

  5. Jacob consistently understated his age after immigration, and the listed alt birth is the date Jacob seemed to use most frequently; it is not to be taken as a credible alternative to the date of birth in the Netherlands civil registry.