was born November 2, 1838 in Den Bommel, Netherlands to Marinus and Lena (Voerman) duPree. Trijntje is Dutch for ‘Catherine’ in the United States and means Blessed, Pure, and Holy. Trijntje is pronounced Train_ja in Dutch.
She married Johannes Roetman November 12, 1864 in Den Bommel, Netherlands.
Trijntje Roetman died June 20, 1878 in Den Bommel, Netherlands.
Click on image to open in a lightbox. The first image is in Dutch. The second is English translation for comparison.