BLOEMSMA GENEALOGY

I.1            Harmen Beerents, married in Noordwolde, Weststellingwerf, on November 3, 1769, with Antien Jannis; both are from Noordwolde.

                From this marriage:

    1. Tjamme Harmens, baptized on December 26, 1770, in Noordwolde.
    2. Jan Harmens Bloemsma, born on August 12 and baptized on August 15, 1773, in Noordwolde (see II.1).
    3. Ydde Harmens, born on January 22 amd baptized on January 26, 1777, in Noordwolde.
    4. Wibbigjen Harmens Weerman, born on December 23 and baptized on December 23, 1781, in Noordwolde; married in Oosterzee-Echten on June 17, 1808, with Siene (Syne) Jans de Vries; he died in Lemsterland on September 13, 1842, aged 66, married; she died in Lemsterland on March 23, 1861, aged 80, widowed; parents of Jan, Harmen, Tymen, Antje, Tjamme, Fokke.

I.2         Geert Wijbes, married in Wolvega on May 6, 1770, with Aafje (Aafke) Karsten;  

              living in  Nijeholtwolde, Weststellingwerf. 

              Parents of:

              1.   Reinsckjen (Rinske, Reinsje) Geerts Oosterhof, born on April 30 in                     

                    Nijeholtwolde and baptized on May 8, 1774, in Wolvega (see II.1)

              2.   Karste Geerts Oosterhof, born on July 3 in Nijeholtwolde and baptized on July 6,

                    1777, in Wolvega; married in Wolvega on May 4, 1800, with Dettje Jelles    

                    Detstra,   also from Nijeholtwolde; he died in Westellingwerf on March 31, 1855, 

                    aged 77, married; she died in Westellingwerf on March 2, 1858, aged 81,

                    widowed; parents of Hendrikjen, Aafjen, Geert, Jeltje.

              3.   Wijbe Geerts, born on September 7 in Nijeholtwolde and baptized on September

                    15, 1782, in Wolvega. 

 

II.1          Jan Harmens Bloemsma, born on August 12 and baptized on August 15, 1773, in Noordwolde; married in Wolvega on May 4, 1800, with Reinsckjen (Rinske, Reinsje) Geerts Oosterhof, from Nijeholtwolde; he died in Schoterland on July 18, 1824, aged 50, married;. she died in Schoterland on March 15, 1848, aged 73, widowed..

                From this marriage:

                1.     Harmen Jans Bloemsma, born on June 13 and baptized on June 26, 1803, in

                        Oudeschoot (see III.1)

                2.     Geert Jans Bloemsma, born on August 25 and baptized on August 28, 1806, in

                        Oudeschoot; died in Schoterland on September 11, 1826, aged 20.

                3.    Anne Jans Bloemsma, born in Knijpe on May 31, 1812; married with Aaltje

                       Joostes Houdel in Schoterland on February 25, 1849; he died in Sneek on

                       November 21, 1896, aged 84, widower; she died in Sneek on January 9, 1860,

                       aged 39, married; parents of Jan, Joost, Geert, Geertje.

 

III.1          Harmen Jans Bloemsma, born in 1803, likely in Oudeschoot;  married with Trijntje Siegers Meina in Schoterland on May 24, 1835;  (see MEINA GENEALOGY); in 1885, (50th anniversary), the couple lived in It Heidenschip;  he died in Hemelumer Oldefert on November 7, 1892, aged 89, married.               

                From this marriage:

1.        Reinskje Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on December 10, 1835 (see IV.1)

2.        Annigjen (Annigje) Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on July 18, 1837;  married with Sied Pieters Fabriek in Schoterland on November 10, 1861;  lived in Benedenknijpe;  she died in Schoterland on March 9, 1912, aged 74, widow;  he died in Schoterland on October 22, 1894, aged 58, married;  parents of Harmen, Minke, Pieter, Hans, Trijntje, Jan.

3.        Jantje Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on August 3, 1839;  married with Jan Pieters Bosga  (see BOSGA GENEALOGY) in Heerenveen on May 15, 1864;  he died in Utingeradeel on June 26, 1878, aged 38;  parents of Trijntje, Pieter, Harmen, Maaike;  she re-married in Schoterland on May 10, 1885, with Jan Schippers;  she died in Schoterland on November 13, 1909, aged 70, married.

4.        Jan Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on March 17, 1843;  married with Sjerkjen van der Kooi in Workum on May 10, 1874;  he died in Workum on May 28, 1932, aged 89, widower;  she died in Workum on March 24, 1913, aged 87, married.

5.        Sytske Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on June 30, 1845;  first marriage in Hemlumer Oldeferd on November 13, 1869, with Klaas Visser;  second marriage in Hemelumer Oldeferd on January 9, 1885, with Klaas Deinum;  she died in Hemelumer Oldeferd on December 15, 1885, aged 40, married;  from the first marriage:  Lieuwe, Harmen, Haitje, Jolle, Afke, Trijntje;  from the second marriage:  Pieter.

6.        Jolle Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on January 18, 1849;  died in Amsterdam, while living in Hemelumer Oldeferd on November 22, 1878, aged 29, unmarried.

7.        Grietje Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on May 17, 1851;  married in Hemelumer Oldeferd on May 23, 1879, with Anne Groethof;  she died in Aengwirden on January 24, 1926, aged 74, married;  he died In Heerenveen on June 13, 1940, aged 83, widower;  parents of Trijntje, Gerben, Aagje, Petronella.

8.        Anne Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on May 24, 1854;  first marriage in Hemelumer Oldeferd on November 12, 1886, with Geertje Boerstra;  parents of Duttje;  she died in Wonseradeel on July 14, 1887, aged 27, married; second marriage, with royal dispensation, in Wonseradeel on February 11, 1888, with Aaltje Boerstra; parents of Harmen, Geertje, Laas, Trijntje, Annigje and Aant; she died in Wonseradeel on November 9, 1918, aged 50; he died in Wonseradeel on July 13, 1929, aged 75;  Harmen, Geertje, Laas (Nick) and Aant (John?) eventually immigrated to California after 1905.

 

IV.1         Reinskje Harmens Bloemsma, born in Oudeschoot on December 10, 1835;  married with Harmen Pieters Bosga (see BOSGA GENEALOGY) in Schoterland on November 15, 1857;  she died in Het Meer on July 1, 1886, aged 50;  he died in Oranjewoud on January 26, 1931, aged 97.

                From this marriage:

1.        Maaike Harmens Bosga, born in Het Meer on September 27, 1858;  married with Age van der Meer.

2.        Harmen Harmens Bosga, born in Het Meer on June30, 1862;  married with Trijntje Regts in Heerenveen on May 27, 1897;  died in Heerenveen on December 14, 1946, aged 84;   parents of Frederik, Rinksje, Hiltje.

3.        Pieter Harmens Bosga, born in Het Meer on August 4, 1866;  married with Antje Hoekstra in Heerenveen on May 27, 1900;  died in Oranjewoud on May 31, 1959, aged 92;  parents of stillborn child, Herman

4.        Anne Harmens Bosga, born in Het Meer on August 5, 1869.

5.        Trijntje Harmens Bosga, born in Het Meer on August 25, 1872.

6.        Jan Harmens Bosga, born in Het Meer on May 7, 1875;  married in Opsterland on May 19, 1904, with Elisabeth Holkema.

7.        Hiltje Harmens Bosga, born in Het Meer on April 23, 1879;  married in Schoterland on May 10, 1903, with Sander Postma;  died in Leeuwarden.on November 6, 1937, aged 58, married;  parents of Sander.

 

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