Here it is ...... the promised information from Hans
"During a study of my oldest son in Austin
Texas, he did meet the wife of a colleage student Todd Halihan, Martha
Halihan-Muhlina, both americans.
She told my son
that she had dutch/groningen roots.
During our stay in Austin we
learned to know each other and she told me again about it.
we invited them to visit the Netherlands and within a year they came,
including the mother of Martha, Susan Muhlina-Teune.
of the mother was and is Teune. They showed us a sort of family
description of the Teune-family in Amerika, but not much information
about the roots in the Netherlands.
But they did have a few names of
the forfathers and the place where they came from.
After writing to
the archive in Bedum (Groningen) and a visite to the Algemeen
Rijksarchief in Groningen, I did get wiser.
I also visited the CBG in
The Hague, but that didn't make we wiser because I didn't find the
connection between the facts I did gather already and the facts of the
After I found your site during a surfaction many things came
clear to me and I also can fit some pieces to your familytree.
pieces also bring some light over the letter from Chicago which you
already received, because this Chicago branche also belonges to the
swiss/dutch Teune familytree.
register Hoogkerk (Groningen)
birth 29/10/1857: Teune, Johannes, son
of Teune, Daniel Pieter en Schoep, Grietje Jans
Profession of the
father is skipper and the parents live in Leek
Source: marriage register Bedum
married 19/12/1885: Teune, Johannes, son of Teune, Daniel
Pieter en Schoep, Grietje Jans en
Laninga, Grietje, dr of Laninga,
Pieter and Ten Boer, Tetje
Laninga, Grietje was born: Bedum
(Groningen), 29/10/1865, profession maid
1. Teune, Daniel, born Bedum, 30-10-1887
2. Teune, Jan, born
3. Teune, Gerritje, born Bedum, 6-10-1897
Teune, Harm, born Bedum, 4-5-1902
5. Teune, Trijntje, born Bedum,
6. Teune, Gerbina, born Bedum, 22-6-1906
Pieter, Bedum, 21-12-1908
Nr.1 Teune, Daniel did mary on 1-8-1908
at Bedum with:
Hendriks, Aaltje, born Roden, 16-5-1882, dr of
Hendriks, Jan and Ter Veld, Aaltje
born from this marriage: 1 child
(in the Netherlands):
Teune, Johannes, born Bedum 28-1-1909
Nr. 2 Teune, Jan has moved to Chicago on 16-2-1910.
All the others
from Bedum did move to Chicago on 5-10-1910.
marriagepapers of Teune, Johannes it shows that Schoep, Gerritje did die
on february 12 1869 in Zuidhorn.
In your facts it is
My question to you is if you know where the oldest
members of the Teune family lived in Kampen, because I will visite
Kampen with a few members of the Teune family, who are in the
Netherlands from 11-2-2000 till 28-2-2000.
This family Bernard Winter
and Alice Winter-Teune with son and family are very interested in their