Descendants of Jan & Antje ZWAKMAN



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41. Johan ZWAKMAN (Klaas24, Sijmon14, Jan4, Sijmon2, Jan1) was born on June 14, 1898 in Schoorl, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands4,8 and died on September 21, 19608 aged 62.

Events

He worked as a fabrieksarbeider.

Johan married Grietje de WIT, daughter of Gerrit de WIT and Elizabeth Catharina TIMMERMAN, on August 3, 1918 in Zijpe, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands.4 Grietje was born on February 6, 1894 in Zijpe, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands4,8 and died on February 13, 19198 aged 25.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 54 M    i. Nicolaas Gerrit ZWAKMAN was born on February 7, 19198 and died on December 5, 20008 aged 81.


43. Maria Catharina van der PLAS (Neeltje ZWAKMAN25, Sijmon14, Jan4, Sijmon2, Jan1) was born on October 7, 1882 in Egmond aan Zee, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands.4

Maria and Albert operated a Pension Guesthouse) Jansma in Schiermonnikoog from July 1921 until May 1931.



Maria married Albert JANSMA, son of Haarman Eeltjes JANSMA and Ijtje Jacobs van der VLIET, on May 15, 1907 in Egmond aan Zee, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands.4 Albert was born on February 19, 1877 in Dantumadeel, , Friesland, Netherlands,4 died on January 10, 1955 in Schiermonnikoog, , Friesland, Netherlands aged 77, and was buried in Schiermonnikoog, , Friesland, Netherlands.

Events

He worked as a Landbouwer or Farmer.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 55 F    i. Ytje Alberts "Ida" JANSMA was born on January 18, 1910 in Egmond-Binnen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands7 and died on September 1, 1994 in Leiden, , Zuid-Holland, Netherlands7 aged 84.


44. Cornelis Jan "Cor" van der PLAS (Neeltje ZWAKMAN25, Sijmon14, Jan4, Sijmon2, Jan1) was born on September 3, 1886 in Egmond aan Zee, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands,4 died in September 1949 in Bergen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands aged 63, and was buried in Bergen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands. He was usually called Cor.

Cor was a contractor and developer building several homes that can still be seen in Bergen N.H. Later in life he assisted his son-in-law Jap VOLKERS in his Taxi business. He and his wife Jansje also owned and operated Pension Roozenoord at Guurtjeslaan 3 in Bergen. After their daughter Miep took over the pension in the early 40's Cor and Jansje retired to the house next door to Roosenoord.



Cor married Jansje J. DEKKER, daughter of Jan DEKKER and Maartje BOGTMAN, on March 31, 1911 in Koedijk, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands.4 Jansje was born in 1890 in Bergen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands,4 died in November 1965 in Schoorl, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands aged 75, and was buried in Bergen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands.

Jansje operated Pension Roozenoord at Guurtjeslaan 3 in Bergen HN. She retired when her daughter Miep took over in the early 40's. Jansje and her husband moved into "Ivy Garden" next door. In the early 50's she and her husband planned a trip to Canada to visit the son Jan. Unfortunately her husband Cor passed away in 1952 before he could make the trip. Jansje went to Canada by herself in 1953.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 56 M    i. Jan Cornelis "John" van der PLAS was born on June 22, 1912 in Bergen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands, died on July 31, 1989 in Paisley, Bruce Co, Ontario, Canada aged 77, and was buried in Starkvale Cemetery Paisley, Bruce Co, Ontario, Canada.

+ 57 F    ii. Marie Nelli Johanna "Miep" van der PLAS was born on July 15, 1917 in Bergen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands and died on September 28, 1999 in Bergen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands aged 82.


45. Catharina C. van der PLAS (Neeltje ZWAKMAN25, Sijmon14, Jan4, Sijmon2, Jan1) was born on October 6, 1889 in Egmond aan Zee, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands9 and died on April 27, 1969 in Amsterdam, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands9 aged 79.


Catharina married Dirk Cornelis NIEMANN, son of Josephus Willem NIEMANN and Aaltje MAN, on May 15, 1914 in Egmond aan Zee, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands.4 Dirk was born on April 4, 1887 in Oosthuizen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands9 and died on September 8, 1966 in Amsterdam, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands12 aged 79.

Dirk was a bread baker and ran a Grocery Shop in Amsterdam.


Children from this marriage were:

   58 F    i. Alida Neelty NIEMANN was born on September 10, 1916 in Koedijk, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands and died on November 12, 2016 in Harderwijk, , Gelderland, Netherlands aged 100.


Alida married Harm MANDEMAKER, son of Klaas MANDEMAKER and Willemptje ZWIERS, in 1960. Harm was born on September 27, 1908 in Zwartsluis, , Overijssel, Netherlands.

In his early life Harm worked on cargo ships on the Rhine and later became a pastor in The Seventh Day Adventist Church.

+ 59 M    ii. Jan Willem NIEMANN was born on May 18, 1919 in Apeldoorn, , Gelderland, Netherlands12 and died on October 19, 1983 in Perth, , Western Australia, Australia12 aged 64.

+ 60 M    iii. Dirk Cornelis "Dick" NIEMANN was born on July 25, 1929 in Amsterdam, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands9 and died on June 13, 2013 in Amsterdam, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands9 aged 83.

47. Martin John ZWAKMAN (Gerrit26, Sijmon14, Jan4, Sijmon2, Jan1) was born on September 16, 1886 in Bergen, , Noord-Holland, Netherlands,6 died in 19526 aged 66, and was buried in Sandstone, Pine, Minnesota, USA.

Events

He worked as a Locamotive Engineer and railway worker.

Martin married Elizabeth FEYMA, daughter of Klaas Gerbens FEYMA and Froukje Joukes van SCHEPAN. Elizabeth was born in October 1892 in , , Wisconsin, USA,6 died in 1971 in , , Wisconsin, USA6 aged 79, and was buried in Sandstone, Pine, Minnesota, USA.

Children from this marriage were:

   61 M    i. Gerhart John ZWAKMAN was born on August 8, 1923 in Sandstone, Pine, Minnesota, USA,6 died on July 16, 1945 in , , , Trinidad6 aged 21, and was buried on May 4, 1948 in Sandstone, Pine, Minnesota, USA.6

Events

He served in the and went Overseas on May 7, 1944.

He received the Good Conduct Medal, 5 bronze stars, Presidential citation, European Theatre Ribbon.

+ 62 F    ii. Shirley Ann ZWAKMAN

+ 63 M    iii. John Martin ZWAKMAN was born on May 27, 1929 in Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, USA,6 died on June 2, 2005 in Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, USA6 aged 76, and was buried in Cottage Grove, Washington, Minnesota, USA.

49. Johanna Klezina ZWAKMAN (Gerrit26, Sijmon14, Jan4, Sijmon2, Jan1) was born in September 1895 in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA6 and died on June 21, 1987 in Flint, Genesee Co, Michigan, USA6 aged 91.

Johanna married Rudolph F. JOHNSON, son of Andrew JOHNSON and Gustafa (__?__), on May 10, 1917 in Sandstone, Pine, Minnesota, USA.6 Rudolph was born on October 11, 1885 in , , South Dakota, USA6 and died in 1965 in Detroit, Wayne Co, Michigan, USA6 aged 80.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 64 M    i. Gerald Fredrick JOHNSON was born on June 6, 1918 in Dell Grove, Pine, Minnesota, USA6 and died on May 18, 1978 in Lawndale, Los Angeles, California, USA6 aged 59.

   65 F    ii. Kathryn E. JOHNSON

   66 M    iii. Axel Robert JOHNSON

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