Hofmeyer, Nettie (Youth) 1881-1896
Posted By: Wilma J. Vande Berg - volunteer (email)
Date: 11/25/2020 at 19:19:10
Hofmeyer, Nettie died before Jan 22, 1896
Sioux Center Nieuwsblad of Jan 22, 1896
Yesterday evening the sad news was received that a house of Mr. and Mrs. H. Hofmeyer under Hospers, parents of Mrs. A. J. Sneltje, the diphtheria throat disease has broken out. A 13-year-old daughter, Nettie, who walked through home on Sunday, healthy and well, has already succumbed to the disease. Nettie made many friends in this place, where she visited her sister several times, who deeply regret her departure. When Nettie died, five other children were sick with the dreaded ailment
See the obit of Hermanus Hofmeyer 1845-1934.
Research note: From a family history on ancestry.com (by others) Hermanus Hofmeyer was born Laren Gelderland Neth. Died 24 Jun 1934 Newkirk IA. His wife was Lammerdiena Trinen born Jul 1846 Wierden OV. Neth died 1946 buried in Newkirk Cemetery.
They had children: Gerrit 1876-1974, Berend J. 1877, John H. 1877-1973, Allie 1879, Nettie 1881-1896, Dick 1885-1941, Josie 1887, George 1889-2003, William 1891-1969, Gertie 1893, and Jacob 1895-1980.
Sioux Obituaries maintained by Linda Ziemann.
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