Ancestors of Dena Johanna Kahman

 

 

Generation No. 1

Dena Johanna Kahman, b  February 14, 1904 in Clay County, NE; d  February 13, 1999  in Harvard, NE. Daughter of  Bertus Johnson Kahman and Altje Christiena "Ella" Ocker.
Married  July 17, 1921 in Glenvil, NE.
Gerd Janssen Tjarks  b August 11, 1899 in Glenvil, Clay County, Nebraska, and d May 8, 1971 in Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska. Son of Frederich Tjardes Tjarks and Harmina Hinrichs.

Generation No. 2

Bertus Johnson Kahman, b August 19, 1869 in Golden, Adams County, Illinois; d July 10, 1943 in Clay County, Nebraska. Son of Jan Thiems Kahman and Eitina Lammers Linemann.
Married March 11, 1892 in Cheyenne County, Weyerts, Nebraska
Altje Christiena "Ella" Ocker, b October 13, 1865 in Bagband Germany; d February 12, 1919. Daughter of Heinrich Friedrich Ocker and Folke Folken Ulfers Saathoff.
Children of Bertus Kahman and Altje Ocker
Johann Fredrick Kahman, b January 29, 1893 in Lodgepole, Cheyenne County, Nebraska; d January 7, 1987 in Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska; married Ora Ethel Wildt b July 3, 1892; d July 29, 1977.

Infant Sex Unknown Kahman, b 1896; d 1896.

Friedrick Heinrich Kahman, b November 15, 1897; d March 31, 1909.
Infant Twin Daughters Kahman, b May 18, 1902; d May 18, 1902.
Dena Johanna Kahman, b February 14, 1904 in Clay County, NE; d February 13, 1999 in  Harvard, NE; married Gerd Janssen Tjarks.
Folke Wilhelmine "Viola" Kahman, b October 11, 1907 in USA; d June 11, 2003 in Colorado; married John Blobaum.

Generation No. 3

Jan Thiems Kahman, b May 5, 1824 in Holtrop Germany; d May 17, 1912 in Glenvil, Clay County, Nebraska. Son of Roolf Willms Börjes and Tjebbent Dirks.
Married April 27, 1851 in Holtrop, Ostfriesland, Germany.
Eitina Lammers Linemann, b March 22, 1828 in Wrisse, Germany; d November 21, 1896 in Mulberry, Bates County, Missouri. Daughter of Lammert Classhen Linenemann and Stientje Abrahams Freese.
Children of Jan Kahman and Eitina Linemann
Wilhemina Jansen Roolfs Kahman, b March 27, 1852 in Holtrop, Ostfriesland, Germany; d July 15, 1941 in Mulberry area, Bates Co., Missouri; married Reik Janssen Bohlken  b December 10, 1844 in N. N.; d December 27, 1929 in USA.
Rohlf Janssen Thiems Kahman, b October 15, 1853 in Holtrop, Ostfriesland, Germany; d August 11, 1933 in Glenvil, Clay County, Nebraska; married Lena Maria Ocker  b August 26, 1863 in Bagband, Ostfriesland, Germany; d January 5, 1944 in Glenvil, Clay County, Nebraska.
Christina Janssen Kahman, b February 21, 1856 in Akelsb., Germany; d January 20, 1904 in Cozad, Dawson County, Nebraska; married John M Block b August 13, 1852 in Ostfreisland, Germany; d Unknown in USA.
Tjebent Janssen Thiems Kahman, b November 16, 1858 in Akelsberg, Germany; d February 1, 1956 in Gurley, Cheyenne County, Nebraska; married Herman E Folkerts b April 29, 1854 in USA; d October 13, 1929 in Cheyenne County, Nebraska.
John Jansen Thiems Cahman, b September 13, 1860 in Akelsbarg/Holtrop, Germany; d February 3, 1928 in Paola, Miami Co, KS; married Ricka Berg b Abt. 1864 in N. N.; d August 1948 in Paola, KS.
Altjie Janssen Kahman, b April 21, 1864 in Holtrop, Ostfriesland, Germany; d April 24, 1867 in Holtrop, Ostfriesland, Germany
Ella Kahman, b Bet. 1867 - 1868 in Holtrop, NS (D); d Bet. 1867 - 1868 in Holtrop, Germany.
Bertus Johnson Kahman, b August 19, 1869 in Golden, Adams County, Illinois; d July 10, 1943 in Clay County, Nebraska; married Altje Christiena "Ella" Ocker

 

Heinrich Friedrich Ocker, b  February 14, 1830 in Harpstedt Kingdom Of Hanover, Germany; d November 8, 1917 in Glenvil, Nebraska. Son of Christian Friedrich Ocker and Sophie Dorothea Ellinghausan.
Married December 3, 1854 in Bagband, Ostfriesland, Germany.
Folke Folken Ulfers Saathoff, b November 22, 1832 in Bagband, Ostfriesland, Germany; d August 10, 1919 in Annan, Clay County, Nebraska. Daughter of Ulfert Folken Saathoff and Anna Catherina Tjabban Mansholt.
Children of Heinrich Ocker and Folke Saathoff
Sophia Doretha Ocker, b December 28, 1854 in Bagband, Ostfriesland, Germany; d November 15, 1938; married Eilt Behrends Onken b June 24, 1858 in Prussia; d March 9, 1921.
Lena Maria Ocker, b August 26, 1863 in Bagband, Ostfriesland, Germany; d January 5, 1944 in Glenvil, Clay County, Nebraska; married Rohlf Janssen Thiems Kahman b October 15, 1853 in Holtrop, Ostfriesland, Germany; d August 11, 1933 in Glenvil, Clay County, Nebraska.
Altje Christiena "Ella" Ocker, b October 13, 1865 in Bagband Germany; d February 12, 1919; married Bertus Johnson Kahman.
Johanna Doris Ocker, b February 11, 1868 in Bagband, Ostfriesland, Germany; d March 17, 1956; married Wilhelm August Fitzke b April 25, 1866 in Germany; d December 24, 1943 in Glenvil, Nebraska.
Ulfert Christian Ocker, b June 12, 1871 in EsteFristland, Hanover, Germany; d November 18, 1955 in Hastings, Adams Co., NE; married Sophia Johanna Flesner b July 3, 1872 in Golden, Adams County, Illinois; d October 1, 1958.
Fredrick Christian Ocker, b August 12, 1875 in Bagband, Ostfriesland, Germany; d May 24, 1960 in Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska; married Gebke Tammon Hinrichs Glenvil, b July 15, 1872 in Minonk, Illinois; d September 19, 1967 in Hastings, NE.
Anna Catharina Ocker, b January 29, 1858 in Weene Ostfriesland, Germany; d October 7, 1947 in Clay County, Nebraska; married (1) Ulfert Harms Ideus; b November 22, 1850; d March 21, 1886 in Glenvil, Clay County, Nebraska; married (2) Mimke Gerdes "Mike" Saathoff b October 22, 1857 in Westersander, Ostfriesland, Germany; d June 3, 1940 in Glenvil, Nebraska.

Contact:  Donna Merkel ClayCountyNe@charter.net

April 28, 2008