ENGELSMA GENEALOGY

I.1           Tomas Baukes, married in Haskerhorne on April 21, 1737, with Pietie Clases; both are resident in Nijehaske.

                From this marriage:

                1.   Grietie Tomas, baptized in Nijehaske on October 20, 1737.

                2.  Baucke Tomas (Baukje Thomas), baptized in Nijehaske on October 25, 1739

                      (see II.1).

 

II.1          Engele Gerrits, lived in Terhorne;  married in Heerenveen on May 30, 1762 with Baukje Thomas, baptized in Nijehaske on October 25, 1739;  she died in Terkaple on February 21, 1823, aged 85, widowed.

                From this marriage:

1.       Gerrit (Gerben) Engeles Gerritsma, born in Heerenveen on November 19, 1763; married Lyzebet Pieters van der Wal from Nijehaske in Nijehaske on February 2, 1794; lived in Nijehaske in 1811;  skipper; she died in Haskerland on August 14, 1846, aged 74, married; he died in Haskerland on December 21, 1854, aged 91, widower; parents of Engle, Pieter, Johannes, Luitsen, Bauke, Hielke, Alle, Jeltje.

2.        Tomes (Thomas) Engeles Engelsma, born in Terhorne in 1772 (see III.1)

3.        Ale Engeles Engelsma, born in Terhorne in 1778; married in Terhorne on May 19, 1805, with Hanna Alles Eenshuistra;  skipper; he died in Utingeradeel on May 3, 1841, aged 63, married; she died in Utingeradeel on Feburary 14, 1853, aged 70, widow; parents of Engele, Alle, Auke, Vokeltje, Hiltje, Marcus.

4.        Marijke Engeles Engelsma, born in Terhorne in 1780;  married Anne Baukes de Jong on March 1, 1807, in the Mennonite church in Terhorne;  lived in Goingarijp in 1811;  she died in Doniawerstal (Goingarijp) on August 30, 1812, aged 32;  he died in Terhorne on July 12, 1860, aged 82, widower;  parents of Bauke and Engele.

 

III.1        Tomes (Thomas) Engeles Engelsma, born in Terhorne in 1772;  birthspoon in possession of Klaas Bylsma:  see photo;  died in Terkaple on April 26, 1851, aged 78;  first marriage in Terkaple on May 25, 1794 with Styntje Wynnolts Bergsma, from Terkaple.

                From this marriage:

1.        Wynold Thomas Engelsma, born in 1798;  he rented, with his step-mother, his father’s former farm after the death of his father;  died on January 20, 1888, aged 90, unmarried.

 

After her death, he re-married in Terkaple on January 13, 1805, with Lolkjen Gerrits  Sjaardema (Tjaardema), born in Oppenhuizen in 1780 and died in Akmarijp on July 24, 1861, aged 81     (see.SJAARDEMA GENEALOGY);  occupation as farmer;  for 20 years, he rented a farm and land from the church in Terkaple.

                From this marriage:

2.        Engele Thomas Engelsma, born in Akmarijp in 1805;  soldier with the 2nd afd, 2nd battalion, 3rd company of the Dutch army in the Belgian campaign in 1831;

        married with Jildou Hettes Jellema in Utingeradeel on December 19, 1858;  he died in Utingeradeel on March 12, 1888, aged 82;  she died in Utingeradeel on March 2, 1894, aged 71, widowed.

3.        Gerrit (Gerryt) Thomas Engelsma, born in Akmarijp in 1808;  married with Freerkjen Adams de Boer in Utingeradeel on May 4, 1836; he died in Harlingen on October 31, 1872, while living in Achlum, widower; she died in Franekeradeel on March 15, 1884, aged 73, widowed;  parents of Doede, Doede, Thomas, Adam, Lolke, Hotske.

4.        Thaede (Teede) Thomas Engelsma, born in Akkrum, Utingeradeel, on May 28, 1812;  married with Gerbrig Sjoukes Hilverda in Utingeradeel on June 2, 1842;  farmer in Terkaple;  he died in Utingeradeel on February 18, 1870, aged 57;  parents of Thomas, Elisabeth, Sjouke, Lolkje.

5.        Marijke Thomas Engelsma, born in Terkaple on August 13, 1814 (see IV.1)

6.        Jeltje Thomas Engelsma, born in Utingeradeel on January 24, 1821;  married with Haring Tjeerds Zijlstra in Utingeradeel on November 19, 1848;  she died in Utingeradeel on September 2, 1899, aged 78;  he died in Utingeradeel on June 15, 1895, aged 79, married.
 

IV.1          Marijke Thomas Engelsma, born in Terkaple on August 13, 1814;  died in Joure on June 3, 1899, aged 85;  buried in Broek:  see photo;  likely named after aunt who died in 1812;  married in Doniawerstal (Broek) on May 7, 1841 with Pieter Durks de Vries, born in Broek on February 12, 1813, and died on November 8, 1872, aged 59 (see DE VRIES GENEALOGY).

                From this marriage:

1.        Lolkjen Pieters de Vries, born in Broek on September 11, 1843;  married in Doniawerstal with Minne Jacobs de Jong on October 27, 1866;  died in Joure on August 10, 1924, aged  80;  occupation as merchant (koopman);  parents of Geeske, Geeske, Maria, Trijntje, Trijntje, Pietertje, Jacobje, Jacob, Jacob.

2.        Durk Pieters de Vries, born in Broek on March 24, 1845;  married with Hantje Wouters Bakker in Doniawerstal on May 8, 1870;  died in Oldeboorn on April 8, 1928, aged 83;  occupation as farmer;  parents of Maijke, Antje, Pieter, Wouter, Sjoerd, Lolkjen, Pier, Akke, Ids.

3.        Akke Pieters de Vries, born in Broek on August 4, 1850;  married to Tjebbe Dijkstra.

4.        Jeltje Pieters de Vries, born in Broek on December 18, 1854;  married in Doniawerstal on November 30, 1877 with Joost Fokkes Dijkstra (see DIJKSTRA GENEALOGY);  died in Broek on July 3, 1896, aged 31;  occupation as farmer;  parents of Jantje.

 

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