Jan Hommers
Male 1814 - 1847

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  • Birth  1814  Wierden-Enter Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Emigration  1847  Enter Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Immigration  Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  21 Nov 1847  Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I44742  Population of Aalten, Bredevoort, Dinxperlo and Winterswijk
    Last Modified  09 Mar 2009 
     
    Father  Berend Jan Hommers 
    Mother  Aleida Zweers,   c. 02 Mar 1789, Wierden-Enter Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1837, Wierden-Enter Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Bef 1814 
    Family ID  F12504  Group Sheet
     
  • Groups
    Passengers on the Phoenix.
    Passengers on the Phoenix.
    On November 21, 1847, the propeller Phoenix perished on Lake Michigan, a couple of miles off the shore from Sheboygan. About 250 people died and only 43 people survived. Most of the passengers were Dutch immigrants.

    See Yvette's Dutch Genealogy Homepage for more information about the…
     
  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1814 - Wierden-Enter Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 1847 - Enter Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - - Lake Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Nov 1847 - Lake Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. Wissink: Emigrants from the province of Overijssel.

    2. Phoenix documentatie.