DeVries, Jakob Harms

DeVries, Jakob Harms

Male 1824 - 1908

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  • Born  6 Apr 1824  Uithuizermeeden, Eemsmond, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Immigration  1866  Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Residence  1880  Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1900  Kane, Pottawattamie, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  9F18177208D042E4B4574EDFEBCA3DF860F8 
    Died  5 May 1908  Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Nonpareil, Thursday, May 7, 1908
      Obituary
      Jacob DeFries
      Jacob DeFries, aged 84 years and 1 month, died Tuesday night at 11:30 o'clock of cancer, at the home of his grandson, Patrick Kilbane, 2029 South Ninth street. The funeral will take place Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the residence. Burial will be in Walnut Hill cemetery.
      Mr. DeFries was a native of Holland, but came to this country many years ago, and was an old resident of Council Bluffs. He leaves one daughter, Mrs Mary Brown of Hennessey, Okla., and two sons, Nicholas J. De Fries and Hiram J. DeFries, both of this city.
      Nonpareil, Friday, May 8, 1908
      Funerals
      The funeral of the late Jacob DeFries will be held from the residence of his grandson, Patick Kilbane, 2029 South Ninth street, this afternoon at 2 o'clock. Burial will be in Walnut Hill cemetery.

    Buried  8 May 1908  Walnut Hill Cemetery, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Notes 
    Person ID  I1312  Keith and Kay's
    Last Modified  9 Feb 2013 

    Father  DeVries, Harm Jans,   b. 7 Nov 1794, Groningen, Groningen, The Nederlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1858, Uithuisermeeden, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Goedhuis, Maria Ferdinant 
    Married  21 Jan 1816  Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  A7D59292C3C04206ADFACD49FDEA61E85854 
    Family ID  F743  Group Sheet

    Family  Bolt, Anje Jans,   b. 20 Jul 1818, Uithuizermeeden, Eemsmond, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1905, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Sep 1848  Holland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  AC3581F7407E4D41AC466EB5855C58483BB0 
    Children 
    >1. DeFries, Hiram 'Harm' Jacob,   b. 27 Jan 1850, Uithuisermeeden, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1929, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. DeFries, Pretertje Jacob,   b. 11 Apr 1853,   d. Bef 1905
    >3. DeFries, Maria,   b. 30 Mar 1856, Amsterdam, Holland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1941
     4. DeVries, Empton,   b. Abt 1861,   d. Bef 1905
     5. DeFries, Nicklaus Jakob,   b. 16 Aug 1863, Holland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1923, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. DeVries, Jackson,   b. Abt 1864,   d. Bef 1905
     7. DeVries, Jacob,   b. Abt 1866,   d. Bef 1905
     8. DeVries, Minnie,   d. Bef 1905
     9. Defries, Pretertje,   b. 11 Apr 1853, Holland Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Defries, Empton,   b. Abt 1860, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Defries, Jackson,   b. Abt 1864, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Defries, Jacob,   b. Abt 1866, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F733  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1866 - Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 May 1908 - Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] U.S. Census, Population, Schedule, Record Type: census, (U.S. Census Bureau, 1880), T9-0361 page 381.

    2. [S345] DeFries / Bishop, Recipient: Kay Bauman, Author E-mail: cbishop@sisna.com, Connie Starr Bishop, (March 26, 2002).


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