Family History

The Zijlstra Family


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  • Jeltje Abes (married Jochums) (b: about 1720)

  • Wietske Abrahams (married Kijlstra) (b: about 1719 in Drachten; d: about 1800 in Drachten)

  • Rein Bouwes (b: about 1745)

  • Iefke Egberts (married Kijlstra) (b: about 31 December 1741 in Boornbergum (Smallingerland); d: about 1816 in Drachten)

  • Gooitse Franks (b: about 1722 at Drachten; d: 1804 at Drachten)

  • Jeltjie Gooitses (b: about 1747 at Zuiderdrachten (Freisland); d: 29 March 1812 at Drachten)

  • Froukjen Gosses de Boer (married Kijlstra) (b: about 1770)

  • Maajke Jelles (married Wagenaar) (b: about 1745; d: 7 September 1826)

  • Jelle Jochums (b: about 1720)

  • Oene Jurgens (b: about 1780)

  • Iefke Libbes Kijlstra (married van der Meulen) (b: about 1794 in Drachten (Friesland); d: 8 October 1862)
  • Libbe Rinzes Kijlstra (b: 1765; d: 1846)
  • Liebbe Rinses Kijlstra (b: 30 December 1719 in Noorderdrachten (Freisland_; d: about 1800)
  • Rinse Liebbes Kijlstra (b: about 31 December 1742 in Boornbergum (Smallingerland); d: 7 December 1816 in Smallingerland)
  • Rinse Liebbes Kijlstra (b: about February 1686 in Drachten)
  • Rinske Rinzes Kijlstra (married Landmeter) (b: about 1769 in Zuiderdrachten (Freisland); d: 27 December 1827 in Drachten)
  • Wietske Rinzes Kijlstra (b: about 1767; d: 25 February 1845)

  • Lowijs Kornelis Landmeter (b: about 1744; d: about 1812)
  • Sjoukjen Kornelis Landmeter (married Zijlstra) (b: about 1801)

  • Sjoukjen Piebes (married Franks) (b: about 1724 at Drachten; d: about 1810 at Drachten)

  • Sjoukjen Johannes Planting (married van der Meulen) (b: about 1765)

  • Baukjen Oenes van der Meer (married Zijlstra) (b: about 1800)

  • Durk Engberts van der Meulen (b: about 1793 in Drachten (Friesland); d: 9 April 1827 in Smallingerland)
  • Engbert Durks van der Meulen (b: probably about 1754; d: probably 27 January 1832)
  • Minke van der Meulen (married Zylstra) (b: 8 October 1828 in Drachten (Friesland))

  • Griettje Roeloffs Wagenaar (b: about 1772; d: 30January 1858 in Drachten)
  • Roels Roelofs Wagenaar (b: about 1740 in Haskerdijken (Freisland))

  • Geeltje Wiegers (b: about 1690)

  • Korneliske Wietzes (married Jurgens) (b: about 1780)

  • Bouwe Reins Zijlstra (b: about 1780)
  • Greelt Rein Zijlstra (b: 16 October 1826 in Drachten)
  • Greelt Reins Zijlstra (b: about 1770; d: 3 February 1825)
  • Rein Greelts Zijlstra (b: 4 January 1800 in Nyehaske)
  • Rinze Bouwes Zijlstra (b: 1808; d: 24 February 1878)
  • Sjoukje Zijlstra (married Groenier) (b: 12 September 1852 in Smallingerland; d: 9 December 1891 in Holland)
  • Wietske Rinzes Zijlstra (married Zylstra) (b: 25 July 1826; d: 21 January 1854)