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Subject: Palmen, Brunssum 1826
Date: Friday, October 15, 1999
Surnames: Palmen, Sijstermans, Halmans, Lebens
Yes, Rudi, you are right they are "Palmens". The name was "Americanized" but I have found them in the Netherlands- this is what I have, now. If you want to show your Palmen friends, that would be great. Maybe we are related? I should have more information soon, as well.
Descendants of Peter Joseph Palmen
Generation No. 1
1. PETER JOSEPH1 PALMEN He married MARIA CATHARINA SIJSTERMANS.
Child of PETER PALMEN and MARIA SIJSTERMANS is:
2. i. THEODORE2 PALMEN, b. 06 March 1826, Brunssum, Holland; d. Bet. 1880 - 1900, Chaska, Carver, Minnesota.
Generation No. 2
2. THEODORE2 PALMEN (PETER JOSEPH1) was born 06 March 1826 in Brunssum, Holland, and died Bet. 1880 - 1900 in Chaska, Carver, Minnesota. He married MARIA CATHERINA HALMANS 30 January 1850 in Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland, daughter of JAN HALMANS and MARIA LEBENS. She was born 15 February 1830 in Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland, and died Aft. 1900 in Chaska, Carver, Minnesota.
Children of THEODORE PALMEN and MARIA HALMANS are:
i. PETER JOSEPH ALPHONSUS3 PALMEN, b. 06 February 1851, Brunssum, Holland.
ii. JAN MARIA ALPHONSUS PALMEN, b. 13 March 1854, Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland.
iii. MARIA CHRISTINA ELISABETH AMELIA PALMEN, b. 12 December 1856, Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland.
iv. PETER MATHIAS PALMEN, b. 12 June 1859, Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland; d. 24 February 1870.
v. ANNA MARIA ELISABETH PALMEN, b. 08 March 1862, Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland.
vi. MARIA CATHARINA POLMAN, b. 12 December 1864, Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland; d. 20 December 1944, Bloomington Twp., Hennepin, Minnesota; m. ADAM HAUSLER, 1883, Minnesota; b. 19 February 1862, Mendota, Dakota, Minnesota; d. 15 June 1935, Bloomington, Hennepin, Minnesota.
vii. JOANNA MARIA PALMEN, b. 12 December 1864, Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland.
viii. MARIA MECHTILDIS PALMEN, b. 30 January 1868, Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland.
ix. JAN MICHIEL PALMEN, b. 28 September 1870, Munstergeleen, Sittard, Holland.
(The above immigrated to America May 1871.)
x. JOHN POLMAN, b. 1872, Minnesota.