Jacob Jans Stok (1799)


Jacob Jans Stok was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 19 Dec 1799 and married Lysabeth Mennes in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 12 Sep 1823.
Lysabeth Mennes was born in Hoornhuizen, Gr., Neth., 12 Oct 1800 and died there on 19 Jun 1833. Jacob and Lysabeth had 5 children.
Anna Eilerts Durenkamp was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 1 Jul 1815 and died in the USA, 30 May 1872. Anna and Jacob married in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 1 Apr 1837. The family emigrated to the USA in June 1849. She is the daughter of Eylert Gerrits Durenkamp and Elisabeth Freerks Halsema.
Johannes Stok was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 11 Dec 1837 and died in Lafayette, Ind. on12 Nov 1849.

Agatha Stok was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 27 Aug 1826 and died there three days later, on 30 Aug 1826.
Agatha Stok was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 23 Nov 1827 and died there at the age of four years on 29 Jul 1832
Catherine Stok was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 3 Nov 1829 and died in Tippecanoe County, Ind., 18 Oct 1903. She married Nicolas Lubberts Haan in Lafayette, IN., on 26 Apr 1851. Nocolas was born in Kloosterburen,Gr., Neth,. 28 October 1824, and died in West Lafayette, IN, 29 September 1919.
Menne Jacob Stok was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 31 Dec 1832 and emigrated to the USA. There he married Margaretta Buikers on 30 Sep 1855. She died in Tippecanoe County, Ind., 22 May 1878. Menne married his second wife, Maria Sandberg - Galema, in St. Joseph, MN., 11 Oct 1881. She was born in Spanbroek, NH., Neth., 15 Jan 1840 and died in St. Joseph, Min., 15 Jun 1933.
Elysabeth Stok was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 11 Dec 1837 and died in Lafayette on 12 Nov 1849. She is buried in Greenbush Cemetary there.
Eildert Stok was born in 11 Jan 1839 and died in Tippecanoe County, Ind., Sep 1849.
Johannes (Josephus) Stock was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 9 Sep 1840 and died in Tippicanoe County, Ind., 10 Nov 1884. He married Remberta (Rebecca) Pell in Lafayette, Ind. (St. Boniface Church), 7 Apr 1863.
Gerardus Stok (Stock) was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 13 Dec 1842 and died in Lafayette, Ind. (St. Elisabeth Hospital), 13 Mar 1934. He married Gertrude Ploch in Lafayette, Ind., 3 Feb 1872. She was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., 12 Jan 1846 and died 3 months after their marriage, in Tippecanoe County, Ind., 18 May 1872. She is buried at St. Joseph Cemetery, lot 225.
Heiliena Stok was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth., in 1845 and died in 1849 on the crossing to America. She was buried at sea.
Margaretha Stock was born in Kloosterburen, Gr., Neth, 25 Nov 1848. She died two days later, on 27 Nov 1848.
Helena Stock was born in 11 Nov 1849 and died in Dec 1851. She was buried on 7 Dec 1851.
Elizabeth Stock was born in Lafayette, Ind., 7 Jul 1850 and died in Tippecanoe County, Ind., 12 Aug 1940. She married Bernard Robrock in Lafayette, Ind., 6 Feb 1869. He was born in Prussia, 1839 and died in Tippecanoe County, Ind., 18 Apr 1906.


  • This information comes courtesy Lois Stock Boyce of Lafayette, IN
  • Please contact John Ketelaars, for corrections or additions.

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