VELDSTRA GENEALOGY

I.1            Fokke Meints, (Focke Meines), born in Lippenhuizen, son of Meint Egberts and

                Geertje Hayes; married in Lippenhuizen on June 4, 1747, with Baukjen Feddes,      

                from De Knijpe;  Meint Egberts (Meynt Engberts) was a tenant farmer for property 

                50 in Hemrik, Opsterland, in the Stemkohier for 1728; in 1749, he was a well-off       

                farmer in Haskerhorne, paying taxes of 35-0-0.

                From this marriage:

                1.    Aukjen Fokkes, born on February 24 and baptized on April 15, 1748, in

                       Lippenhuizen; married in Lippenhuizen on March 10, 1771, with Wytse Wybes;

                       parents of Baukje; he was previously married to Sjouken Jelkes as well as a

                       third marriage to Fimke Ottes.

                 2.   Meint Fokkes, baptized on May 6, 1753, in Haskerhorne; died young.

                 3.   Meint Fokkes, born on September 18 and baptized on September 26, 1754, in

                       Haskerhorne; married in Tjallebert on February 4, 1781, with Bontje Sybrens

                       from Luinjeberd; farmer in Haskerhorne; parents of Fokke Veldstra, Akke,

                       Syberen.

                4.   Fedde Fokkes Veldstra, born on September 3 and baptized on September 10,

                       1758, in Haskerhorne (see II.1)

 

II.1           Fedde Fokkes Veldstra, born on September 3 and baptized on September 10, 1758, in Haskerhorne;  died on May 22, 1812, in Haskerland, aged 54;  married with Grietje Jans Schokker in Haskerhorne on January 9, 1791 (see SCHOKKER GENEALOGY); he died on May 22, 1812, in Haskerland, aged 54, married; she died in Haskerhorne on September 13, 1827, aged 58, widowed.    

                From this marriage:

1.        Fokke Feddes Veldstra, born on October 6 and baptized on October 16, 1791, in Haskerhorne; married with Lijsbert Hanzes Frankena in Haskerland on December 28, 1820; farmer in Gorredijk; died in Haskerland on May 12, 1861, aged 69, married; she died in Wymbritseradeel on October 21, 1875, aged 85, widow; parents of Janke, Joltje, Grietje, Fedde, Jacobjen, Hansje, Margjen, Hans, Fokjen.

2.     Baukjen Feddes Veldstra, born on March 14 and baptized on April 6, 1794, in Haskerhorne; married with Wytze Klazes de Vries in Haskerland on May 17, 1829; farmer;  she died in Haskerland on March 8, 1864, aged 70, widow; he died in Haskerland on April 3, 1854, aged 61, married.; parents of Klaas.

3.    Jan Feddes Veldstra, born on May 7 and baptized on May 15, 1796, in Haskerhorne (see III.1).

4.     Janke Feddes Veldstra, born on January 20 and baptized on February 17, 1799, in Haskerhorne.

5      Aukjen Feddes Veldstra, born on March 17 and baptized on April 4, 1802, in Haskerhorne; first marriage with Jacob Jans Symons in Haskerland on August 27, 1823; he died in Aengwirden on October 15, 1826, aged 28, married; parents of Jan; second marriage with Kornelis Beerends Schipper in Aengwirden on February 23, 1828; lived in Tjalleberd; she died in Aengwirden on March 6, 1848, aged 45, married; he died in Aengwirden on October 7, 1858, aged 50, widower; parents of Beerend, Fedde, Grietje, Margje, Geesje, Janke, Kornelis, Aukje, Kornelis.

6.     Margjen Feddes Veldstra, born on May 22 and baptized on June 1, 1806, in Haskerhorne; died in Haskerland on November 8, 1826, aged 20, unmarried.

 

III.1         Jan Feddes Veldstra, born on May 7 and baptized on May 15, 1796, in Haskerhorne;  married with Roelofje Hendriks Pijlman in Haskerland on May 24, 1823 (see PIJLMAN GENEALOGY);  she was born on February 22 and baptized on March 18, 1804, in Oudehaske; farmer in Terband;  she died on June 30, 1834, aged 30; he died in Aengwirden on October 14, 1863, aged 67; occupation as labourer.

                From this marriage:

1.        Grietje Jans Veldstra, born in Terband on April 18, 1824 ; died in Terband on August 28, 1827, aged 3.

2.        Aaltje Jans Veldstra, born in Haskerland on April 4, 1826;  died in Haskerland on December 22, 1826, aged 8 months.

3.     Grietje Jans Veldstra, born in Aengwirden on February 8, 1828 (see IV.1).

4.        Hendrik Jans Veldstra, born in Haskerland on August 29,1831;  married with Grietje Meines Jansma in Haskerland on May 6, 1855;  he died in Haskerland on December 3, 1902, aged 71, widower;  she died in Haskerland on March 26, 1901, aged 67, married;  parents of Roelofje, Maike, Jan, Jan, Meine, Jan, Klaas, Hendrik, Grietje, Meine, Meintje, Geert, Hendrikje, Geertje.

5.        Roelofjen Jans Veldstra, born in Haskerland on June 16, 1834;  married with Minne Benes Krikke in Haskerland on April 18, 1858 (see KRIKKE GENEALOGY); she died in Haskerland on March 6, 1862, aged 27, married;  parents of parents of Beene, Jan;  he re-married with with Jeltje Jans Oord in Haskerland on October 24, 1863;  he died in Haskerland on September 27, 1926, aged 91, widower.

 

IV.1         Grietje Jans Veldstra, born in Aengwirden on February 8, 1828;  died in Oudehaske on November 9, 1907, aged 83;  first married in Haskerland on May 27, 1849, with Luite Beenen Krikke, born in Oudehaske on February 21, 1824, son of Beene Luiten Krikke and Sibbeltje Minnes Frankema; died on May 5, 1859 (see KRIKKE GENEALOGY).  She and her first husband ran the “Het Wapen van Haskerland” café in Oudehaske facing the village church:  see photo;  after his death, she continued to run it until her death.

                From this marriage:

1.       Sibbeltje Luites Krikke, born in Oudehaske on February 19, 1851;  married with Jacob Gerrits Berger.

2.        Jan Luites Krikke, born in Oudehaske on July 22, 1853;  died in Haskerland on April 11, 1936, aged 82, married;  married with Jeltje Boltjes in Haskerland on May 4, 1882;  she died on December 29, 1892, aged 31;  parents of Luite, Jantje, Luite, Luite, Grietje, Tjesje.

3.        Beene Luites Krikke, born in Oudehaske on November 24, 1857;  died in Oudehaske on January 27, 1858, aged 2 months

 

After the death of her first husband, she re-married in Joure on April 29, 1866 with Minne Jans Klompmaker, son of Jan Pieters Klompmaker and Trijntje Johannes Dijkstra;  he died on November 20, 1896, aged 77 (see KLOMPMAKER GENEALOGY);  occupation as veenboss.

From this marriage:

1.        Jan Minnes Klompmaker, born in Haskerland on April 20, 1867;  died in Haskerland on December 28, 1931, aged 64;  married with Albertje de Leeuw in Haskerland on May 22, 1902.

 

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