Stamboom Wopke Kooistra en Hiske van Doezum » Gerk Roels (1666-????)

Personal data Gerk Roels 

Ancestors (and descendant) of Gerk Roels

Roel Sioerts
????-> 1684
Trijn Hendriks
????-> 1684

Gerk Roels

(1) 1689

Trijn Buwes
????-< 1697

Buwe Gerks
(2) 1697
Rixt Gerkes

Household of Gerk Roels

(1) He is married to Trijn Buwes.

They got married on March 17, 1689 at Droegeham, Achtkarspelen, Friesland, Nederland.

Aktedatum: 17-03-1689
Plaats: Drogeham
Soort akte: bevestiging huwelijk
Bruidegom: Gerk Roels
Bruid: Trijn Buwes


  1. Lijsbert Gerks  1691-???? 
  2. Buwe Gerks  1695-????

(2) He is married to Tiedtie Willems.

They got married on September 12, 1697 at Droegeham, Achtkarspelen, Friesland, Nederland.

Aktedatum: 12-09-1697
Plaats: Drogeham
Soort akte: derde proclamatie
Bruidegom: Gerk Roels
Bruid: Tiedtie Willems


  1. Rixt Gerkes  1698-????
  2. Sioerdtie Gerkes  1700-????
  3. Hendrik Gerkes  1702-????

Notes about Gerk Roels

Aktedatum: 1698
Plaats: Achtkarspelen
Locatie: Drogeham
Stemnr.: 7
Aantal stemmen: 1

Eigenaar: Patroon van Drogeham
Gebruiker: Gerke Roelofs

Aktedatum: 1698
Plaats: Schoterland
Locatie: Katlijk
Stemnr.: 30
Aantal stemmen: 1

Eigenaar: Roeltie Roelofs
Eigenaar: Gerke Roelofs
Eigenaar en gebruiker: Uilke Heeres
Eigenaar: Rievert Roelofs
Eigenaar: Jelle Roelofs

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Historical context

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    Van 1650 tot 1672 kende Nederland (ookwel Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden) zijn Eerste Stadhouderloze Tijdperk.
  • In the year 1666: Source: Wikipedia
    • August 19 » Second Anglo-Dutch War: Rear Admiral Robert Holmes leads a raid on the Dutch island of Terschelling, destroying 150 merchant ships, an act later known as "Holmes's Bonfire".
    • September 2 » The Great Fire of London breaks out and burns for three days, destroying 10,000 buildings, including Old St Paul's Cathedral.
    • September 3 » The Royal Exchange burns down in the Great Fire of London.
    • September 4 » In London, England, the most destructive damage from the Great Fire occurs.
    • September 5 » Great Fire of London ends: Ten thousand buildings, including Old St Paul's Cathedral, are destroyed, but only six people are known to have died.
    • November 28 » At least 3,000 men of the Royal Scots Army led by Tam Dalyell of the Binns defeat about 900 Covenanter rebels in the Battle of Rullion Green.

  • Stadhouder Prins Willem III (Huis van Oranje) was from 1672 till 1702 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • In the year 1697: Source: Wikipedia
    • March 26 » Safavid government troops take control of Basra
    • September 5 » War of the Grand Alliance: A French warship commanded by Captain Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville defeated an English squadron at the Battle of Hudson's Bay.
    • September 11 » Battle of Zenta: a major engagement in the Great Turkish War (1683–1699) and one of the most decisive defeats in Ottoman history.
    • September 20 » The Treaty of Ryswick is signed by France, England, Spain, the Holy Roman Empire and the Dutch Republic, ending the Nine Years' War.
    • November 9 » Pope Innocent XII founds the city of Cervia.
    • December 2 » St Paul's Cathedral is consecrated in London.


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