|i.||Willem Steen. Born on 30 Mar 1872 in Nieuw Dordrecht (Emmen), Drenthe.3
|567||i.||Roberdena Steen (Feb 1877-4 Oct 1949)|
|568||ii.||Anthony Steen (19 Feb 1880-17 Dec 1940)|
|i.||William Steen. Born on 20 Feb 1863 in Nieuw Dordrecht (Emmen), Drenthe.3
Willem came with his grandparents to Michigan in 1867.
|i.||Henriette ten Cate. Born on 6 Apr 1871 in Emmen, Drenthe.3
On 18 May 1898 when Henriette was 27, she married Berend Smid, son of Jacob Smid (28 Oct 1840-5 Mar 1879) & Berendina Alina Nierbeck (30 Sep 1835-12 Mar 1916), in Assen, Drenthe.3 Born on 9 Mar 1869 in Assen, Drenthe.3
|ii.||Roberdina ten Cate. Born on 20 Dec 1873 in Emmen, Drenthe.3
|iii.||Aaltje ten Cate. Born on 5 Jun 1876 in Nieuw Dordrecht (Emmen), Drenthe.3
On 17 Nov 1893 when Aaltje was 17, she married Hendrik Nijzink, son of Jan Harm Nijzink (ca 1822-) & Aaltje Meijerink, in Emmen, Drenthe.3 Born ca 1869 in Ambt-Hardenbergh.
|iv.||Arend ten Cate (Died young). Born on 22 Nov 1878 in Nieuw Dordrecht (Emmen), Drenthe.3 Arend died in Nieuw Dordrecht (Emmen), Drenthe, on 28 May 1881; he was 2.3
|v.||Hilbert ten Cate. Born on 22 May 1881 in Vastenow (Emmen), Drenthe.3
|vi.||Arend ten Cate. Born on 14 Oct 1885 in Vastenow (Emmen), Drenthe.3
|569||i.||Herman Twiest (1 Nov 1866-24 Jun 1960)|
|570||ii.||Roberdena Twiest (21 Feb 1869-9 Dec 1956)|
|571||iii.||William Twiest (16 Dec 1871-Nov 1943)|
|572||iv.||Gertrude Twiest (7 Oct 1874-5 Jul 1957)|
|573||v.||Frederick Twiest (4 Apr 1878-21 Jun 1956)|
|574||vi.||Gerrit Twiest (22 Jan 1881-11 Dec 1945)|
|575||vii.||Jennie Twiest (19 Sep 1884-Apr 1970)|
|viii.||Alida Twiest (Died unmarried). Born in Dec 1890 in Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI. Alida died on 6 Aug 1915 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, MI. She died unmarried. Buried in Washington Park Memorial Gardens.
Kent County Death Records indicate Alida died 6 Aug 1915 in Grand Rapids of tuberculosis. She was a milliner born in Michigan. Her parents were John Twiest and Lammagier Steen, both born in the Netherlands.
|i.||Jane Elinora Steen (Died unmarried). Born on 3 Jun 1883 in Georgetown, Ottawa Co., MI. Jane Elinora died in Georgetown, Ottawa Co., MI, on 19 Apr 1974; she was 90. Buried in Georgetown Township Cemetery.
Jane Elinora, also called Nora, Steen.
Jane Steen, b. 3 Jun 1883 at Goergetown, daughter of Klaas & Florence Steen.
|ii.||William Steen. Born on 4 Jun 1886 in Georgetown, Ottawa Co., MI. William died in Jun 1975 in Hudsonville, Ottawa Co., MI. Buried in Georgetown Township cemetery.
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Registered at Holland, MI. 12 Sep 1918
William Steen, RR #5, Hudsonville, MI
Age 32. b. 4 Jun 1886
Occupation: farmer, self-employed
Nearest relative: Claus Steen, father, RR #5, Hudsonville, MI
Medium height, medium build, blue eyes, light hair
William married Carrie Parkhurst, daughter of George Henry Parkhurst (5 Jul 1850-17 May 1936) & Ellen Jerusha Stephens (12 May 1860-5 Jan 1934). Born on 25 Feb 1888 in Clarks Fork, Cooper Co., MO. Carrie died in Hudsonville, Ottawa Co., MI, on 29 Oct 1974; she was 86. Buried in Georgetown Township cemetery.
Carrie’s first husband was a Mr Sherill.
|iii.||Emma Eugene Steen (Died soon). Born on 24 Nov 1889 in Georgetown, Ottawa Co., MI. Emma Eugene died in Georgetown, Ottawa Co., MI, on 19 Jun 1890. Buried in Georgetown Township Cemetery.
|iv.||Mary Steen (Stillborn). Born on 12 Mar 1892 in Georgetown, Ottawa Co., MI. Mary died in Georgetown, Ottawa Co., MI, on 12 Mar 1892. Buried in Georgetown Township cemetery.
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