Winterswijk emigrants – Miste

List of emigrants from the Winterswijk hamlet of Miste. This list is not complete. … [Read more...]

Winterswijk emigrants – Ratum

List of emigrants from the Winterswijk hamlet of Ratum. This list is not complete. … [Read more...]

Winterswijk emigrants – Woold

List of emigrants from the Winterswijk hamlet of Woold. This list is not complete. … [Read more...]

Miscellaneous emigrants

List of emigrants for whom it is not known where they left from, mostly from the Winterswijk area. This list is not complete. … [Read more...]

Winterswijk emigrants – Dorp

List of Winterswijk emigrants from the village (Dorp) itself. This list is not complete. … [Read more...]

Winterswijk emigrants – Dorpbuurt

List of emigrants from the Winterswijk hamlet of Dorpbuurt. This list is not complete. … [Read more...]

Duenk, Evert Jan and Willemina Rensink

Church

Evert Jan DUENK and Willemina RENSINK emigrated from Aalten to Sheboygan, WI. Later in life, they did not get along, as can be seen from an advertisement in the Dutch newspaper Nieuwsbode. … [Read more...]

Esselinkpas, Hendrik Jan

Photograph

Hendrik Jan Esselinkpas was one of the survivors of the Phoenix disaster. He later settled in Michigan. His son corresponded about his father's memories of the disaster with William O. Van Eyck. … [Read more...]

Droppers, Garrit Jan and Janna Geertruid Vardink

Photograph of tombstone

Garrit Jan Droppers and Janna Geertruid Vardink were one of the families who decided to emigrate even though they were already middle aged. The benefit of this was that they had grown up children who could help them build a new life. Because several letters of this couple still exist, a lot is known about their experiences in the United States. … [Read more...]

Voskuil, Derk Antony

Photograph

Derk Antony VOSKUIL and Hendrika LANDEWEERD was two of the few survivors of the Phoenix disaster. They probably met during the voyage to the United States. … [Read more...]