Person:Jetze Sinnema (4)

m. 22 OCT 1870
  1. Akke Louws Sinnema1870 - 1940
  2. Hijke Louws Sinnema1872 -
  3. Tjeerd Louws Sinnema1875 - 1876
  4. Tjeerd Louws Sinnema1876 - 1961
  5. Teatske Louws Sinnema1879 - 1933
  6. Jetze Louws Sinnema1881 - 1950
  7. Atte Louws Sinnema1884 - 1930
  8. Age Louws Sinnema1886 - 1911
m. 8 SEP 1904
  1. Martin Sinnema1905 - 1992
m. 12 AUG 1908
  1. Louis Sinnema1909 - 1968
  2. John Ralph Sinnema1911 - 1999
  3. Jesse Elmer Sinnema1913 - 2002
  4. Robert Jennings Sinnema1915 - 1975
  5. Donald Milton Sinnema1918 - 1985
  6. Jane Gertrude Sinnema1923 - 1965
Facts and Events
Name Jetze Louws Sinnema
Immigrant Name John Sinnema
Gender Male
Birth[1] 4 APR 1881 Wijckel, Gaasterland, Friesland, Netherlands
Other[1] 4 APR 1881 birth registration
Marriage 8 SEP 1904 Watergraafsmeer, Noord-Holland, Netherlandscivil
to Jantje Martens Postma
Marriage 12 AUG 1908 Cuyahoga, Ohio, United Statescivil
to Johanna Ten Hoopen
Death? 25 NOV 1950 Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Occupation[2] Spoorbeambte


Jetze Louws' (John) occupation here in the US was Cement Finishing. He actually started a paving business, J. Sinnema & Sons, and poured the concrete floors for many of the Steel Mill's blast furnaces as well as many streets, sidewalks, driveways, basement floors etc in the Cleveland area – He and son Martin also poured the foundation for the Terminal Tower. As grandpa aged, his son Martin (Uncle Marty) became the owner/operator of the paving business and ran it until he retired .

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Gaasterland, Friesland, Netherlands. Burgerlijke Stand, Primary quality.

    Geboorteakte Gaasterland, 1881, akte nr. 42

  2. Spoorremmer