Willem B. Lodewyk

19 February 1871–29 April 1941 (Age 70)
Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Willem B.

When Willem B. Lodewyk was born on 19 February 1871, in Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Bauke Willems Lodewijk, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Post, was 27. He married Adriaantje (Adriana) Boersma on 25 August 1892, in Falmouth, Missaukee, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Cadillac, Wexford, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 29 April 1941, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in McBain, Missaukee, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Willem B. Lodewyk
1871–1941
Adriaantje (Adriana) Boersma
1873–1941
Marriage: 25 August 1892
Elizabeth E Lodewyk
1893–1960
Duka Lodewyk
1896–1940
Melvin W. Lodewyk
1898–1976
Bourke Lodewyk
1902–1986
Henrietta Jean Lodewyck
1904–1997
Adrianna W Lodewyk
1918–

Spouse and Children

    Male1871–1941Male

    Adriaantje (Adriana) Boersma

    Female1873–1941Female

MARRIAGE
25 August 1892
Falmouth, Missaukee, Michigan, United States
children

(6)

    Elizabeth E Lodewyk

    Female1893–1960Female

    Duka Lodewyk

    Female1896–1940Female

    Melvin W. Lodewyk

    Male1898–1976Male

    Bourke Lodewyk

    Male1902–1986Male

    Female1904–1997Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Trijntje Lodewijk

    Female1866–Female

    Female1867–1925Female

    Male1871–1941Male

    Pietje Lodewijk

    Female1872–Female

    Levenloos kind

    Male–1869Male

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1873

Age 2

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1890

Age 19

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

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Sources (3)

  • William B Lodewyk, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Lodewyk, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wm. Lodewyk in entry for Melvin Lodewyk and Fannie Vandervean, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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