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Spekman-Wessels ancestors

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Generation 3

7. Helena Wilhelmina Maria (Leni) Spekman was born on 3 Sep 1943. See here. 


Generation 4

14. Jacobus Georgius (Jac) Spekman, was born on 9 Dec 1901 in Wormerveer, he died on 16 Jul 1997 in den Haag. On 22 Sep 1927, he married with 

15.  Helena Wilhelmina (Leni) Wessels, born on 14 Oct 1900 in Groningen, she died on 21 Jan 2000 in den Haag.


Generation 5

28. Gerardus Johannes Spekman was born on 8 Aug 1852 in Wormerveer, he died on 12 May 1904 in Zaandam. On 30 Jun 1878, in Wormerveer, he married with

29. Margaretha (Grietje) Roos, born on 11 Feb 1859 in Wormerveer, she died on 5 Dec 1925 in Schoten, Haarlem. 

30. Harmannus Wessels was born on 5 Oct 1862 in Bedum, he died on 29 Apr 1919 in Groningen. On 11 Sep 1889, in Bedum, he married with

31. Hermania Wilhelmina Brinkhuizen, born on 19 Jun 1867 in Twijzel, Achtkarspelen, she died on 23 May 1912 in Groningen.


Generation 6

56. (Jan) Joannes Spekman was born on 14 Mar 1809 in Wormerveer, he died there on 13 Nov 1894. On 10 Mei 1840, in Wormerveer, he married with

57. Elisabeth Loose, born on 2 Sep 1815 in Zaandam, she died on 2 Dec 1884 in Wormerveer.

58. Jacob Roos was born on 28 Aug 1797 in Wormerveer, he died there on 12 Dec 1868. On 1 Aug 1858, in Wormerveer, he married with

59. Maria Hijmen, born on 5 May 1821 in Wormerveer, she died there on 3 May 1873.

60. Bernard Joseph Wessels was born in Lankum, and baptised on 30 Aug 1802 in Krapendorf, Cloppenburg, Germany. He died on 8 Jul 1869 in Bedum. On 20 May 1843, in Bedum, he married with 

61. Bernardina Bernardus Pols, born on 6 Jul 1818 in Den Hoorn, Leens, she died on 12 Feb 1900 in Bedum.

62. August Constatijn Julianus Leopold Beenkus, also known as Brinkhuizen, was born on 18 Mar 1823 in Doesburg, he died on 27 Jun 1899 in IJsselmuiden. On 12 Nov 1854, in Bolsward, he married with

63. Hendarina Nijenhuis, born on 11 Nov 1826 in Driel, she died on 29 Oct 1887 in Euvelgunne, Noorddijk.


Generation 7

112. Gerrit Spekman was born on 25 Aug 1771 in Oostzaandam, he died on 24 Jul 1809 in Wormerveer. On 30 Jul 1797, in Wormerveer, he married with

113. Neeltje Rijks Woerdeman, baptised on 16 Jun 1772 in Wormer, she died on 2 Jun 1809 in Wormerveer. 

114. Jurriaan Loose was born on 6 Sep 1785 in Zaandam, he died there on 11 Mar 1828. On 26 May 1811, in Oostzaandam, he married with 

115. Geertje Schilder, born in June 1778 in Volendam, she died on 6 Apr 1830 in Zaandam.

116. Jacob Ariens Roos was baptised on 17 Oct 1756 in Wormer, he died on 4 Feb 1820 in Wormerveer. On 3 May 1783, in Wormer, he published the banns with 

117. Grietje Engels Thuijn, she was buried on 11 Nov 1808 in Wormerveer.

118. Cornelis Hijmen was baptised on 1 May 1792 in Assendelft, he died on 9 Nov 1868 in Wormerveer. On 4 Aug 1816, in Wormerveer, he married with

119. Lijsbeth Meijer, born about 1797 in Krommenie, she died on 11 May 1854 in Wormerveer.  

120. Bernard Wessels was born in Bethen, and baptised on 28 Nov 1763 in Krapendorf, Germany. He died before 1843. He was married with 

121. Anna Maria Geertruida Niedecker, born in Bethen, baptised on 15 Mar 1764 in Krapendorf, she died there on 26 Jul 1806.

122. Berendt (Bernd) Jans Pols was born on 27 Feb 1780 in den Hoorn, he died on 23 Apr 1846 in Hoorn,  Leens. On 13 Feb 1810, in den Hoorn, he married with 

123. Hiske Berents Zijlstra, baptised on 26 May 1791 in Harlingen, she died on 7 Feb 1854 in Hoorn, Leens.

124. Christiaan Wilhelm Beenkus, also known as Brinkhuizen, was born about 1785 in Wipperfürth, Prussia (Germany). He died on 14 Jul 1840 in Wijk, Maastricht. On 14 May 1836, in Arnhem, he married with

125. Anna Josephe Lelievre, born on 31 Mar 1793 in Bruay-sur-l'Escaut, France, she died on 29 Dec 1884 in Maastricht.

126. Unknown father.

127.  Hendrina Nijenhuis was baptised on 20 Mar 1797 in Driel, she died on 24 Dec 1831 in Elst.


Generation 8

224. Barend Spekman was born about 1735 in 't Kalf, Oostzaandam, he was buried on 24 Oct 1773 in Oostzaandam. On 10 May 1761, in 't Kalf, Oostzaandam, he was married with

225. Marijtje Gerrits Willemink (Warmink? Wurmink?).

226. Rijk Fransz Woerdenman was baptised on 28 Oct 1737 in Wormer, he was buried on 27 Nov 1804 in Wormerveer. On 17 May 1767, in Westzaan, he was married with 

227. Aagtje Tijmensdr Breek born in Krommenie, she died before 1792. 

228. Arent Loose was about 1750 and died on 11 Apr 1791. On 4 Oct 1772, in 't Kalf, he was married with

229. Lijsbeth Servaas, born in Oostzaandam, baptised on 30 Jan 1751 in 't Kalf, she died on 28 Dec 1808. 

230. Cornelis Jansz. Schilder, baptised on 12 Jul 1757 in Volendam, he died there on 14 Sep 1814. On 12 Jun 1785, in Edam, he married with

231. Aafie Crelisse Zwarthoed, baptised on 31 Jul 1761 in Volendam, she died there on 28 Feb 1832.

232. Arian Jans Roos, also known as OnderwaterHe was married with

233. Trijntje Jacobs Rivier, baptised on 4 Feb 1735 in Wormer.

236. Engel Jansz Hijmen was baptised on 1 Dec 1757 in Assendelft, he died there on 19? Nov 1825. On 13 May 1787, he married with 

237. Maartje Cornelis Koning, baptised on 9 Sep 1763 in Assendelft?.

238. Barend Meijer died before 1854. He was married with

239. Antje Gerving, born on 20 Jul 1745 in Krommeniedijk, she died on 29 Jan 1822 in Krommenie. 

240. Gerhardus Wessel Wessels was born  in Halen, and baptised on 16 Oct 1724 in Emstek, Germany.  On 9 May 1758, in Krapendorf, Germany, he married with 

241. Catharina Maria Schomaker, baptised on 15 Apr 1738 in Krapendorf, Germany, she died there on 14 Oct 1794.

242.  Joannes Ludolphus Nienedecker was born about 1740? in Münster, Germany, he died on 27 Aug 1796 in Krapendorf, Germany. He married with 

243. Maria Christina Nieman, born in Bethen, baptised on 8 May 1739 in Krapendorf, Germany.

244. Jan Berendts de Wit, also known as: RidderingWitteSwart, was born about 1755 in Westfalen, Germany, he died in 1795 in Sappemeer. On 29 May 1779, in Sappemeer, he married with

245. Helena Hendriks (Hillegie, Leenje, etc.) Denekamp, born about 1753 in Sappemeer, she died there on 28 Jan 1833. 

246. Berend Pieters (Barent Piters, etc.) died before 1854. On 16 Dec 1787, in Harlingen, he married with

247. Minke (Benke, Benze) Baukis , baptised on 25 Jul 1762 in Harlingen, she died in the period 1810-1854.

248. Peter Beenkus died before 1836. He was married with

249. Anna Sybilla Scheveling, she died before 1836.

250.  Pelagie Lelievre, born on 3 Jun 1771 in Escautpont, she died in Bruay-sur-l´Escaut, France on 28 Nov 1838.

254. Bartholomeus Nienhuis died on 1 May 1807 in Driel. He was married with

255. Bertha (Bartha Hubers) Huiben, she died after 1830.    


Generation 9

452. Frans Dirksz Woerdeman was born about 1700 in Reinberck (Rheinberg?).  On  27 Feb 1727, in Wormer, he married with 

453. Marijtje Rijkes van Huijsen, born about 1710.

454. Tijmen IJsbrands? Breek.

458. Jan Jansz Servaas.  He married with

459. Maartje Crelisdr. de Haas.

460. Jan Cornelisz. Schilder.

461. Neeltje Lourensdochter.

462. Cornelis Zwarthoed.

463. Aaltje Cornelisdr. Kip.

466. Jacobs Jacobs Rivier.  He married with

467. Leijsbet Jans Smit, baptised on 19 Feb 1708 in Niezijl (??). 

472. Jan Engelsz Hijmen. He married with

473. Trijntje Crelis Betjes.

?474. Cornelis Baartsz Koning. On 16 Mei 1762, in Assendelft, he married with

?475. Wijbregt Dirks Gijsen.

478. Christiaan Gerving. He married with

479. Marijtje Barends.

480. Joannes Henricus Wessels.  He married with

481. Maria Hinners.

482. Joannes Henricus Schomaker, also known as Rüssen. On 2 Jun 1737, in Krapendorf, Germany, he married with 

483. Catharina Angela Klincker.

486. Herman Andreas Nieman. On 27 Nov 1736, in Krapendorf, Germany, he married with

487. Anna Maria Schurman.

490. Hendrik Riekens Denekamp, born about 1720, died before 1826 in Sappemeer. On 18 May 1746, in Groningen, he married with

491. Swaantje Reinders Pijpers, she died before 1826 in Sappemeer. 

494. Bauke Sjoerts was of Wijnaldum. On 4 Mar 1753, in Wijnaldum, he married

495. Hiske Berents, (also known as Hiske Geerts?), born in Wijnaldum.

500. Charles-François Lelievre, born on 23 Apr 1723 in Baugé, France. On 25 Jun 1755, in Bruay-sur-l'Escaut, France, he married

501. Marie-Philippe Drossart.


Generation 10

924. Klaas Zwarthoed. He married with

925. Duwertje Jansdr.

?934. Jan Hindriks. He married with

?935. Trijntje Pieters.

944. Engel Laurenszoon (Hijmen) Enke, baptised on 27 Nov 1700 in Assendelft, he died there on 4 Jun 1737. On 5 May 1726, in Assendelft, he married with

945. Duifje Huygensdr. de Jong, baptised on 24 May 1699 in Assendelft, she died there on 6 Dec 1759.

1000. Charles Lelievre. He was married with

1001. Marie-Thérèse Leboucher.

1002. Charles Drossart, born about 1696. He died on 4 May 1758 in Bruay-sur-l'Escaut, France. He was married with

1003. Marie Catherine Patiniez, born about 1702, she died on 12 Jul 1762 in Bruay-sur-l'Escaut, France.

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