Geertje Drok Haak

married Herman Bos/Bush.




At the year one thousand eight hundred  and twenty-six  at the seventeenth day of August at 8 PM  shown up for me, Mayor and Officer of the Civil Administration of the municipally Ten Boer, district Appingedam, Province Groningen Jacob Jans Drok 25 years old, laberor , living at Wittewirum who declared that is born at  the 105h day of August 1926 at 8 PM  at Wittewirum, ,  a female child with the name Gurtje from Anje Hindirks Bieleveld his housewife, without profession.

This declaration is made in presence of Pieter Klasen Schopma, 25 years old, shoemaker and Jurrien Martens Roos , 22 years old, construction servant. Both living at Wittewirdum.

After reading out, all signed this record.
Marriage to Hendrik Haak
At the 26th day of September 1851 shown up for me Mayor and Clerk of the Civil administration of the Municipally Middelstum, District Appingedam, Province Groningen Hendrik Haak, 23 years old, farmhand, born at Middelstum, living at Toornwerd ( part of the municipally Middelstum) underage son of the late Jan Pieters Haak and Hendrikje Lents Burma, died and deceased at Middelstum, living at Middelstum.

And Geertje Drok, 25 years old, peasant girl, born at Middelstum, municipally Ten Boer and living at Middelstum. At age daughter of Jacob Jans Drok and Anje Hindriks Bieleveld, day laborers and living at Stedum.

The proclamations of this marriage were hold at  Sunday 6 and 14 of this month. The  bride and groom handed their birth certificates,

The death records of the parents and grandparents from father’s side and mothers side of the groom.

Present are the Groom’s guardian Kornelis van der Molen, farmer at Toornwerd and co-guardian  Derk Haak, day laborer  living at Middelsturm and the parents of the bride who all declared not have any objections against this marriage.

We asked in public if the bride and groom are willing to take each other as husband and wife which they answered with yes.

We declared that the Bride and Groom are now husband and Wife in presence of the witnesses Jam harms Merlag, 64 years old, inn-keeper, Fredrik Willem Simmen, 44 years old, profession unreadable, Bron Talens, 28 years old, merchandiser. All are living at Middelstum and not related to Bride or Groom.

After reading out, all signed the record.

*Much Gratitude to Petra Roetman for the Dutch to English translations!


Bos~Bush Lineage