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Re: stuifbergen-van leeuwe-genet
Posted by: A. Srackangast (ID *****2298) Date: October 06, 2008 at 16:18:29
In Reply to: stuifbergen-van leeuwe-genet by Wilhelmina Lieuwes of 683

Here is some info I found...
World War I Draft Card, Sept 12 1918
John Anthony VanLeeuwen
342 Grant Street, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Born 11 November 1875
Citizen of Netherlands
Carpenter, Sleigh Furniture Co.
Nearest relative Aafje VanLeeuwen

1920 Census Michigan, Kent Co.,Grand Rapids Ward 3, District 67, sheet 8A
Lived on Graham Street.
VanLeeuwen, John age 44, Alien Immigrated 1913, Born Netherlands, both parents born Netherlands, Carpenter
Aaf wife age 40 Alien Immigrated 1913, Born Netherlands, both parents born Netherlands
Anna Daughter age 11 Alien Immigrated 1913, Born Netherlands, both parents born Netherlands, students
John Son age 8 Alien Immigrated 1913, Born Netherlands, both parents born Netherlands

1930 Census Michigan, Kent Co., Grand Rapids, ED 33, sheet 17B
VanLeeuwen, John age 53 Widow, b-Netherlands, parents born Netherlands, immigrated 1913, Naturalized, Carpenter,
Furniture Factory
Anna Daughter age 21 b-Netherlands, parents born Netherlands, immigrated 1913, Naturalized, office girl, plumbing co.
John Son age 18, b-Netherlands, parents born Netherlands, immigrated 1913, Naturalized, laborer, greenhouse

Also try www.ellisisland.org and you can find the ship manifest for Aafje, Anna and John. John Sr. must have come earlier?


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