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Holland ~ Iowa ~ South Dakota

 

 

 

 

 

Harm and Aaltje’s Family Outline

 

 

1.  HARM WILLEM  BAKKER was born 06 December 1848 in Oudedijk, Groningen, Holland, and died 03 December 1924 in Jackson Township, Butler Co., Iowa.  He married AALTJE JANSSEN 17 June 1871 in Beerta, Holland, daughter of JAN JANSEN and GEERTRUIDA FRANSSEN.  Aaltje  was born 16 August 1850 in Nieuwe Schans, Holland, and died 04 June 1917 in German Township, Grundy Co., Iowa.

 

Children of HARM BAKKER and AALTJE JANSSEN are:

 

  i. JOHN BAKKER, b. Beerta, Holland; d. Holland.

 

  ii. JANTJE (Jenny) BAKKER, b. 18 December 1874, Beerta, Holland; d. 21 December 1958, Aplington, Iowa; m. EPPO BULTEN, Abt. 1900, Holland; b. 09 March 1880; d. 12 July 1958, Aplington, Iowa.

 

  iii. GEERTRUIDA BAKKER, b. 03 March 1877, Beerta, Holland; d. 11 July 1958, Holland; m. SIEVERT HENDRIK BROESDER, 10 May 1894, Holland; b. 09 September 1873; d. 08 June 1939, Holland.

 

  iv. HILLECHIEN BAKKER, b. 27 October 1878, Beerta, Holland

 

  v. HILGIEN (Hilda) BAKKER, b. 27 October 1880, Finsterwolde, Groningen, Holland; d. 26 February 1955, Hampton, Iowa; m. WUBBO PETER VIET; b. 27 October 1880, Netherlands; d. 07 August 1949, Dumont, Iowa.

 

  vi. WILLEM (William) BAKKER, b. 23 July 1881, Finsterwolde, Groningen, Holland; d. 08 May 1959, Dumont, Butler, Iowa; m. TENA (TENNO) KOOP, 02 January 1936, Iowa; b. 13 February 1867, Stoplemoor Heide Ostfriesland Germany; d. 04 May 1946, Hampton, Iowa.

 

  vii. HENDRIK (Henry) BAKKER, b. 21 December 1883, Finsterwolde, Groningen, Holland; d. 16 September 1960, Aplington, Butler, Iowa; m. JANTENA (JANDINA-JADINA) LUPPEN, 03 December 1909, Ackley, Iowa; b. 07 February 1892, Wellsburg, Iowa; d. 1973.

 

  viii. HEIKA BAKKER, b. 27 January 1886, Finsterwolde, Holland; d. 19 February 1975, Aplington, Butler, Iowa; m. JACOB KLOOSTER, 10 August 1907; b. 05 May 1882, Beerta, Groningen, Holland; d. 05 June 1935, Ackley, Iowa.

 

  ix. AREND HERMAN BAKER, b. 20 June 1888, Finsterwolde, Groningen, Holland; d. 25 July 1956, De Smet, Kingsbury, South Dakota; m. NELLIE IRENE TORRENCE, 22 August 1917, Lake Preston, Kingsbury, South Dakota; b. 24 October 1899, Winthrop, Buchanan, Iowa; d. 12 July 1999, De Smet, Kingsbury, South Dakota.

 

  x. HARM BAKKER, b. 20 June 1888, Finsterwolde, Groningen, Holland; d. 04 September 1978, Aplington, Butler, Iowa; m. OKJE (OLGA) TER HARK, 28 March 1923; b. 07 May 1896; d. 23 February 1974.

 

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  Jacob and Heika Klooster and daughter Tena – About 1908

 

  Arend and Nellie on their 35th Wedding Anniversary

Best image possible – the original is very blurry.

 

  Harm and Olga – 50th Wedding Anniversary

 

Bakker Family Reunion – Iowa – About 1949

R to L: Henry, William, Heika , Hilda, Jenny, Arend and Harm

 

More Photos to be added soon…

 

 

 

Thank You Kathy and Pam for your contributions

 to the information and photos on this page.