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Memories from my mother

Spurred on by my sister, my mother wrote some memoirs. I have posted some before, and for lack of time (there is yard work to do, and walks to take) I will post some more. The Dry Ditch It was a free environment near Drachten.(1)  Unpaved paths, quiet streets, bicycle …

Helena Abels (1730-)

Helena Abels was baptized 23 Apr 1730 in Blijham in Groningen, daughter of Abel Engels (dutch link) and his second wife Margaretha Luppes. …

Anna Christina Linsen (1769-)

Anna Christina Linsen (dutch link) was baptized 21 Apr 1769 in Amsterdam, third and last child of Antonij Coenraad Linsen and his second …

Martha Tiffany (1743-1829)

Martha Tiffany was born 19 Apr 1743 in Attleboro, Bristol County, MA, third child of John Tiffany and Deliverance Parmiter. She is …

Erna Lichtenstein (1905-c.1944)

Erna Lichtenstein was born 18 Apr 1905 in Jülich, Germany, eldest daughter of Max Lichtenstein and Regina Schwartz. She is my husband’s second …

Jacob Wassenaar (1881-1936)

Jacob Wassenaar was born 17 Apr 1881 in Het Bildt, Friesland. He married Sjoukje Lingsma there, and they had five children, three …