Gerrit Jan Colenbrander
Male 1842 - 1847

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  • Birth  02 May 1842  Varsseveld Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Emigration  21 Aug 1847  Varsseveld Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Immigration  Verenigde Staten Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  21 Nov 1847  Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I7907  Population of Aalten, Bredevoort, Dinxperlo and Winterswijk
    Last Modified  14 May 2005 
     
    Father  Arend Kolenbrander,   b. 05 Jul 1807, Varsseveld Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1847, Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Christina Gesink,   b. 27 May 1805, Varsseveld Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1847, Lake Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Dec 1831  Wisch Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2254  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 MapsDied - 21 Nov 1847 - Lake Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. Geboorteakte.

    2. Van Eyck - Varsseveld.

    3. Phoenix documentatie.