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Updated to January 28, 2013

Jan Jans van der Duim was born in Noorderdrachten on 11 May 1795. He was christened on 7 June 1795. He died in Terwispel on 20 June 1874. He first married in Terwispel on 28 September 1816 with Siebrigjen Arends van den Berg. On 9 December 1819 he married in Terwispel with Margje Alberts Scheer, b. Nieuweschoot 6 October 1798. She died in Opsterland on 26 February 1843. Jan married for the third time in Terwispel on 31 January 1850 with Antje Sierds Vos.
child with Siebrigjen:
1. Arend, b. Terwispel 22 June 1817

children with Margje Alberts Scheer:
1. Jan, b. Terwispel 24 August 1820, d. 10 October 1827
2. Aryen, b. Terwispel 11 March 1822, d. 25 March 1848
3. Hendrik, b. Terwispel 9 May 1824, d. Schoterland 8 September 1850
4. Itje, b. Terwispel 30 May 1826, d. 19 September 1850, m. Weststellingwerf 20 
   December 1849 Bauke Johannes de Grouw.
5. Jan, b. Terwispel 25 August 1828, d. 3 February 1857.  He married in 
   Opsterland on 12 February 1856 with Hiske Jeens Lageveen, b. Opsterland 
   1 September 1835
   child:
   1. Jan, b. Opsterland 13 January 1857, d. 28 April 1857
6. Albert, b. Terwispel 20 June 1830, d. 31 July 1849
7. Hiltje, b. Terwispel 7 June 1832, d. 16 September 1859
8. Durk, b. Terwispel 24 June 1834, d. 27 August 1859
9. Jelke, b. Terwispel 9 May 1837, d. Appingedam, Groningen 25 March 1907, m.
   (2) Appingedam 4 February 1882 Elizabeth Ijbes Kerkhof, b. Akkrum 
   9 January 1834, m.(3) Appingedam 28 July 1888 Jantje Veldman, b. Hellum, 
   Slochteren 7 May 1840, m. (1) Utingeradeel 30 April 1865 Jacobje Thijsse 
   Veldman, b. Utingeradeel 17 February 1843, d. Groningen 13 June 1880
   children:
   1.still-born, Utingeradeel 10 April 1866
   2. Jan, b. Utingeradeel 6 August 1867, d. 19 October 1868
   3. Jan, b. Tjamsweer, gem. Appingedam 14 February 1869, d. Appingedam 
      12 April 1894
   4. Trijntje, b. Oldeboorn 13 June 1871, d. Appingedam 26 March 1935, m. 
      Appingedam 26 May 1894 Jacob Bos, b. Uitwierde, gem Delfzijl 6 February 
      1868
   5. still-born female, Beets 13 April 1873
   6. Rutsker, b. Beets 30 May 1874, d. there 23 September 1874
   7. Margje, b. Beets 27 July 1875, d. there 22 April 1877
   8. Rutsker, b. Beets 4 September 1877, d. Delfzyl 15 October 1965, m.
      Delfzyl 21 May 1904 Johanna van Streun, b. Delfzyl 25 September 1885,
      d. Groningen 24 September 1960
      children:
      1. Jelke, b. Delfzyl 6 May 1905, d. Groningen 4 October 1961, m.
         Appingedam 9 October 1926 Erna Henrietta Houwerzyl, b. Heiligenhaus 
         25 August 1926.
         children:
         1. Rutsker, b. Slochteren 29 April 1928, m. 5 October 1954 C. Opten
         2. Arent, b. Appingedam 27 October 1933, m. 19 March 1960 H. Veenstra
         3. Johanna Antonia, b. Groningen 29 December 1941, d. there
            9 December 1943
         4. Antonia Adele Johanna, b. Groningen 5 February 1946
      2. Johannes, b. Delfzyl 10 September 1906, m. 30 October 1931 J.C.
         Beckkar
      3. Elisabeth, b. Appingedam 7 November 1909, m. 15 April 1933
         A.J. Blokzyl
      4. Jan, b. Appingedam 3 March 1912
      5. Pieter, b. Appingedam 26 August 1913, m. 20 July 1937 E.H. Ruban
      6. Johanna, b. Appingedam 7 August 1926, m. 13 November 1951 
         A. Groeneveld
10. Rutsker, b. Terwispel 11 November 1839, d. Beets 22 January 1928, m. 
    Terwispel 18 March 1865 Grietje Jans Weiland, b. Terwispel 26 September
    1843, d. Opsterland 13 August 1916.
    children:
    1. Jan, b. Terwispel 15 February 1866, d. 4 January 1949, m. Opsterland
       21 April 1893 Sytske de Vries, b. Opsterland 9 July 1870
    2. Jan, b. Terwispel 2 April 1868, d. there 6 April 1870
    3. Jelke, b. Beets 19 May 1870, d. there 2 December 1965, m. Opsterland
       30 March 1900 Antje Zwart, b. Opsterland 18 September 1871, d. 
       Beetsterzwaag 12 January 1945
       children:
       1. Rutsker, b. Opsterland 27 November 1901, d. there 8 July 1906
       2. Thys, b. Opsterland 19 October 1903, m. Hendrikje Post
       3. Rutsker, b. Opsterland 14 February 1907, m. A. Leistra
       4. Minke, b. Opsterland 15 January 1909
       5. Grietje, b. Opsterland 6 June 1910
       6. Jan, b. Beetsterzwaag 17 August 1912, d. there 3 September 1972,
          m. A. Slot
          children:
          1. R., m.. J. Heuvelman
          2. A., m. J. de Boer
    4. Annigje, b. Beets 22 January 1873, d. Opsterland 9 June 1898, m.
       Opsterland 22 May 1896 Anne Knobbe, b. Opsterland 7 July 1872
    5. Margje, b. Beets 1 July 1876, d. 12 February 1956, m. 22 August 1900
       Carel Cornelis Martinus Franciscus Rezoor
    6. Jan, b. Terwispel 15 January 1879, d. there 24 March 1879
    7. Jantje, b. Beets 7 November 1880, d. Terwispel 14 June 1964, m.
       Opsterland 26 May 1905 Johannes Meints de Boer, b. Terwispel 
       7 April 1876, d. there 30 October 1964
    8. still-born, Opsterland 17 April 1884
    9. Ietje, born Terwispel 2 May 1886, d. 11 March 1963, m. Opsterland
       30 November 1911 Klaas van der Ploeg
    10. Evert, born Beets 14 May 1889