was born on 11 Mar 1853 in Ermelo, Netherlands. zv. Hannes Riel en
Maria Assen. He emigrated on 21 Feb 1882 from Netherlands. He died
on 6 Feb 1929 in Waupun, WI, USA. Obit - Jacob Riel Passed Away on
Wednesday Jacob Riel, 77, died at 7:30 Wednesday morning, at the home of his
son, Gerrit, who lives seven miles west of the city on the County Line road.
Mr. Riel had been ill for about two weeks with pneumonia. Born Mar. 10, 1851,
in Holland, Mr. Riel came to this country a good many years ago. He is survived
by three sons, Gerrit, John, and Jacob, and one daughter. Funeral services will
be held Friday at 12:30 from the home, and at 2 o'clock from the Alto Presbyterian
church. The Rev. J.S.Ter Louw of this city will officiate.
Riel and Jacobje(Jessie) Fidder were married on 10 Feb 1882 in Oldebroek, Netherlands.
Dit gezin vertrekt op 21-02-1882 naar Amerika.
Fidder (daughter of Gerrit Fidder and Jannigje van Aperlo) was born on 8
Aug 1855 in Oldebroek, Netherlands. She emigrated on 21 Feb 1882
from Netherlands. She died on 27 Mar 1925 in Alto Twp, Fond du Lac,
WI. DEATHS -- MRS. JACOB RIEL Mrs. Jacob Riel died at her home on
the County Line road Friday evening at the age of 70 years. She was born Aug.
8, 1855, in Holland and grew to womanhood there. In February, 1882, she married
Jacob Riel and they came to America and have resided near Waupun since. She
is survived by her husband; three sons, Jacob of Fairwater, John of Trenton,
and Garret of Alto; four daughters, Mrs. A. Van Loo of Alto, Mrs. George Pater
and Mrs. Harry Pater of Waupun, and Mrs. Van Ruiswyk of Trenton; one sister,
Mrs. A. Nummedor of Waupun; and twenty-one grandchildren. Funeral services were
held from the residence at 12:30 Tuesday afternoon and from the Presbyterian
Church at Alto at 2 o'clock. The Rev. B. Vis officiated and burial was at the
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