WALINGA GENEALOGY

I.1           Gerke Harings, , he was a tenant farmer for property 9 in Teroele, Doniawerstal, in the Stemkohier for 1728;  listed in 1749 tax census as being farmer (huysman), with taxes of 28-0-0 and having 1 child.

Father of:

1.        Waling Gerkes (see II.1).

2.     Geertie Gerkes, born on March 17 and baptized on March 20, 1720, in Langweer.

 

II.1         Waling Gerkes Walinga, farmer in Langweer, baptized in Langweer; married before

               the church in about 1759. Source Marriage Register Langweer from 1723 to 1763; 

               wife is Anneke Klases (Annigjen Clases, Hanneke Klaases);  he died in Langweer

               on December 11, 1806.

               From this marriage:

1.        Klaas Walings, baptized on August 12, 1759, in Langweer (see III.1).

2.        Gerke Walings Walinga, born on December 13, 1761, in Langweer (see III.2).

3.        Geertje Walings Walinga, baptized on November 27, 1763 in Langweer.

4.        Aaltje Walings Walinga, baptized on March 23, 1766 in Langweer;  married before the church at the age of 30 on 29‑05‑1796 in Langweer with Rein Johannes Bergsma from Teroele (Noordbroek?);  he died in Boornzwaag on June 12, 1825; she died in Doniawerstal on October 26, 1845, aged 79, widowed; parents of Dieuwke, Annigje, Johanna, Hinke, Hjerke..

5.        Jan Walings Walinga, baptized on May 22, 1768, in Langweer; married in Langweer on May 26, 1805 with Leentje Reins of Langweer; farmer in Hommerts with 19 cows; died in Wymbritseradeel on July 4, 1829, aged 16, widower; parents of Annigje, Geertje, Pietje, Rein.

6.        Trijntje Walings Walinga, baptized on April 2, 1769 in Langweer;  married before the church in November,1800, in Ijlst with Simen Meintes Vierstra;  she died in Ijlst on April 28, 1853, aged 83, widow;  parents of Meinte, Waling, Hendrik, Rykle.

7.        Haring Walings Walinga,  born on November 25 and baptixed on December 13, 1772, in Langweer; married in Langweer on May 25, 1800, with Antje Freerks of Boornzwaag; farmer on 'De Goudum Bidem' farm in Heeg with 21 cows;

        died in Wymbritseradeel on February 20, 1847, aged 75, married; parents of Freerk, Anne, Annigjen, Rigtie, Walinkje, Klaas, Douwe, Trijntje.

8.     Heerke Walings Walinga,, born on August 28 and baptixed on September 17, 1775, in Langweer; married in Langweer on May 25, 1800, with Hinke Okkes; lived in Bozum, Baarderadeel; died in Baarderadeel on December 10, 1844, aged 70; parents of Akke, Waling, Anne, Wytze, Annegje, Wytske, Klaas, Annegjen, Okke.

9.     Pijtertje Walings Walinga, , born on March 31 and baptized on April 26, 1778, in Langweer, baptized (Ger.) op 26-04-1778 te Langweer; Married before the church at the age of 27 on 26-05-1805 in Langweer with Uilke Tjittes van der End, from Broek (see DE VRIES I GENEALOGY);  lived in Het Meer;  died in Ijlst on June 20, 1848, aged 70, widowed;  parents of  Tjitte, Waling, Klaas, Meintje, Tjeerd, Annigjen, Akke, Tjeerd.

10.     Haytse Walings Tiersma, born on Ocrober 18 and baptized on November 5, 1780, in Langweer; first marriage before the church at the age of 25 on 11-05-1806 in Langweer with Antje Tjittes van der End; second marriage in Doniawerstal on January 21, 1830, with Ruurdtje Piers de Jong; died in Doniawerstal on August 21, 1846, aged 66, married; parents of Waling, Tjitte, Klaas, Meintje, Tjitte, Waling, Klaas, Jitze, Taede.

 

III.1         Klaas Walings, baptized on August 12, 1759, in Langweer.

Married before the church at the age of 43 on 12‑12‑1802 in Langweer with Sytske Scheltes (Jitske);  died in Doniawerstal on April 12, 1811, aged 52, married;  after his death, his widow chose the name Tiersma as family name for her children

From this marriage:

1.      Pier Klaasz Tiersma, born in 1797.

2.     Geertje Klaasz Tiersma, born in 1800.

3.     Waling Klaasz. Tiersma, born on October 10 and, baptized on Ocrober 30, 1803 in Langweer.

4.     Schelte Klaasz Tiersma, born on May 11 and baptized on May 31, 1807, in Langweer.

 

III.2         Gerke Walings Walinga, born on December 13, 1761, in Langweer;  married before

                the the church at the age of 25 on May 27, 1787, in Langweer with Tietje Klazes

                (Tyttie Clases) Overmeer, born on November 9, 1763, in Gaastmeer, (see

                OVERMEER GENEALOGY);  she died on April 27, 1833, aged 69 in Heeg,

                Wymbritseradeel;  he died on November 27, 1829, in Heeg, Wymbritseradeel at the

                age of 67;  farmer in Heeg.

From this marriage:

1.        Geertje Gerkes (Gertje) Walinga, born on March 30 and baptized on April 13, 1788, in Langweer; married with Harmen Harmens Haringa in Workum on January 17, 1816; died in Wymbritseradeel on December 25, 1828, aged 39, married, parents of Harmen, Pietje, Harmen, Gerke. He remarried with Henke Harmens Oppewal in Wymbritseradeel on March 13, 1832, and later with Hinke Klazes Hernam.

2.     Waling Gerkes Walinga; born on March 1 and baptized on March 20, 1791, in Langweer; avoided the draft to Napoleon's army by paying someone to replace him in 1811;  married in Wymbritseradeel (Nijland) on March 3, 1815, with Wypkjen Sybrens Brouwer; died in Ijlst on February 6, 1832, aged 40, married; parents of Trijntje (Tietje ?), Gerke, Haantje, Wybe, Haring.

3.     Klaas Gerkes Walinga, born on March 30 and baptized on April 17, 1796, in Heeg (see IV.1).

4.     Anne Gerkes Walinga, born on March 27 and baptized on May 7, 1807, in Heeg; married in Wymbritseradeel on September 3, 1833, with Jeltje Wiebrens Hooghiemstra; died in Wymbritseradeel on October 2, 1844, aged 37, married; parents of Gerke, Trijntje, Tietje, Wybren; she remarried on October 6, 1849, with Douwe Harmens Dijkstra

 

IV.1         Klaas Gerkes Walinga, born on March 30 and baptized on April 17, 1796, in Heeg, died in Hommerts on June 13, 1853 at the age of 57;  in 1811, at the age of 15, he lived in Hommerts;  first marriage at the age of 25 on June 8, 1821, in Wymbritseradeel (Hommerts) with Martzen Jans Vierstra, born in about 1792 in Oosthem, daughter of Jan Meintes Vierstra. 

From this first marriage:

 

1.        Jan Walinga, born July 1, 1822, died on July 31, 1822, aged 4 weeks

2.        Tietje Walinga, born July 18, 1823, died on August 24, 1823, aged 5 weeks

 

After Martzen Jans Vierstra's death on September 1, 1823, in Hommerts, he married a second time at age 34 on June 22, 1830, in Hommerts with Janke Wattes van Eyck born in Goenga on February 26 and baptized on March 19, 1797, in Offingawier, and died in Wymbritseradeel on February 23, 1860, at the age of 62 (see VAN EYCK GENEALOGY).  He also acted as guardian for the children of his siblings who had died early.  Farmer in Heeg.. 

From this second marriage were born:

 

3.        Tietje Klazes Walinga, born in Hommerts on March 26, 1831 (See V.1)

4.        Gerke Klazes Walinga, born in Hommerts on March 24, 1833;  married Grietje Kornelis Bijlsma (sister of Gabe Kornelis Bijlsma) on May 19, 1855, in Hommerts (see BIJLSMA GENEALOGY);  he died in Wymbritseradeel on September 26, 1906, aged 73, widower;   she died in Wymbritseradeel on February 4, 1902, aged 68, married;   parents of Klaas, Meindert, Cornelis, Tietje, Janke, Janke, Yke, Cornelis, Tietje.

5.        Watte Klazes Walinga, twin, born in Hommerts on July 22, 1836;  married Rinske Schengenga on May 16, 1874, in Hommerts;  she had previously been married to Wybe Veldhuizen;  died on November 10, 1909, at age 73 in Hommerts, widowed.

6.        Yke Klazes Walinga, twin, born in Hommerts on July 22, 1836;  first marriage with Gabe Wigles de Hoop on May 15, 1858 in Hommerts;  second marriage with Sytze Korfmaker in Wymbritseradeel on November 25, 1871;  died on January 6, 1912, at age 75 in Hommerts, married;  parents of  Gerben, Janke, Klaas.

7.        Geertje Walinga, born on February 15, 1839, in Hommerts;  died on April 28, 1842, at age 3 in Hommerts.

 

V.1          Tietje Klazes Walinga, born in Hommerts on March 26, 1831;  married Gabe Kornelis Bijlsma in Hommerts on May 4, 1850;  died at age 62 on January 6, 1893 in Hommerts (see BIJLSMA GENEALOGY).

                From this marraiage:

1.        Kornelis Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on March 21, 1851 (see BIJLSMA GENEALOGY).

2.        Janke Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on January 29, 1853;  married Jentje Jelmers de Groot in Rauwerdehem on May 9, 1878;  died in Rauwerdehem on April 16, 1929, aged 76, widow;  parents of Gabe, Gabe, Jentje..

3.        Tietje Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on April 26, 1854;  married with Pieter Vrijburg;  died in Utingeradeel on February 4, 1921, aged 66, married;  parents of Sytske, Gabe, Gabe.

4.        Klaas Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on February 16, 1856;  died on August 11, 1859, at the age of 3.

5.        Bauke Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on October 26, 1858;  died on September 22, 1859, at the age of 10 months.

6.        Klaas Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on October 6, 1860;  died on October 28, 1863 at the age of 3.

7.        Maaike Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on July 21, 1863;  died on January 14, 1864, at the age of 5 months.

8.        Klaas Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on December 17, 1864.

9.        Bauke Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on November 9, 1866;  died in Deventer on February 8, 1930, aged 63, while resident in Wymbritseradeel.

10.     Maaike Gabes Bijlsma, born in Hommerts on August 6, 1868;  died in Hommerts on December 12, 1868, at the age of 4 months.

 

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