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Wilhelmus Nuijen

Male 1866 - 1948  (82 years)


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  • Name Wilhelmus Nuijen 
    Gender Male 
    Born 26 June 1866  Zuidbroek, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Emmigration 28 April 1906  Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Immigration 9 May 1906  New York, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Potsdam
    Occupation Celery Farmer, Cemetery Laborer At Riverside Cemetery (1921) 
    Cemetery Riverside City Cemtery, Section 067, Plot/Grave 02 
    Death Notice Kalamazoo Gazette, September 29, 1948, p. 2
    OBITUARIES
    Wm. Nuyen, 82, Expires
    William Nuyen, 82, retired celery grower, died early this morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Anna Hoogakker, 523 Davis street. He had been ill for one week.
    A resident of Kalamazoo for 42 years, Mr. Nuyen was born June 26, 1866, in Zuidbruek, Groeningen, Netherlands. He was the son of William and Annie Nuyen.
    Mr. Nuyen leaves two daughters, Mrs. Hoogakker and Mrs. Gertrude Michael, Kalamazoo; five sons, William, Johannes, Sam and Joe all of Kalamazoo, and Albert of Plainwell; 28 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren. 
    Residence(s) 1906: Sappemeer, Gronigen, Netherlands
    1910: North West St, Kalamazoo, MI
    1920-21: 1135 Gull St., Kalamazoo, MI
    1922: east side N Westnedge av 44 north of city limits, Kalamazoo
    1930: Comstock twp., Kalamazoo Co., MI
    1948: 523 Davis St, Kalamazoo, MI 
    Died 29 September 1948  Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 2 October 1948  Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I112  Angus Saline's Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 January 2013 

    Father Wilhelmus Nuijen,   b. 3 August 1819, Sneek, Friesland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 November 1900, Zuidbroek, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Antje Koekewitz,   b. 20 September 1825, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 January 1888, Zuidbroek, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 13 October 1850  Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F96  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Harmina Smit,   b. 23 January 1863, Sappemeer, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 February 1937, Comstock twp., Kalamazoo Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 21 December 1884  Sappemeer, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. William Nuyen,   b. 12 November 1885, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. February 1963  (Age 77 years)
     2. Albert Nuyen,   b. 20 May 1888, Hoogezand-Sappemeer, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 December 1959, Plainwell, Allegan Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +3. Antje “Anna” Nuyen,   b. 4 January 1891, Middenweg, Muntendam, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 September 1970, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. Johannes Nuyen,   b. 17 February 1894, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. December 1974  (Age 80 years)
     5. Siertje “Sam” Nuyen,   b. 21 May 1896, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 July 1989  (Age 93 years)
     6. John Nuyen,   b. about 1899, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 April 1932, Portage twp., Kalamazoo Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)
     7. Nuijen,   b. 18 December 1901, Slochteren, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 December 1901, Slochteren, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     8. Gertrude Marian Nuyen,   b. about 1904, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Johan Nuyen,   b. 27 March 1905, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. June 1975  (Age 70 years)
    Family ID F73  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William and Hermina had a grandson named William Nuyen, born Oct 1908 in Michigan. His father isn’t identified. No daughter-in-law was living with the family.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2492] Genlias.

    2. [S2655] New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, 1906, May, 09, Potsdam, image 19.



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