Jacob Hennefreund1

M, #21, b. 1828, d. 16 Jul 1906
     Jacob Hennefreund was born in 1828 in Netherlands.1 He married Petronella Contant, daughter of Pieter Contant and Janna Gijsbergt, on 21 September 1859 in Cadzand, Zeeuws Vlaanderen, Zeeland, Netherlands.1 Jacob Hennefreund died on 16 July 1906 in Rochester, Monroe County, New York, (18 Wadsworth Street).2
     His parents were: Adriaan Jacobus Hennefrund and Josina Jacomina Hennefrund.1 He and Petronella Contant immigrated from Retranchement, Zeeland in 1883.3,4

His obituary appeared on 17 July 1906 in the Rochester, Monroe, NY Democrat & Chronicle
HENNEFREUND - Monday afternoon, July 16, 1906, at the family home, No. 18 Wadsworth street, Jacob HENNEFREUND, aged 78 years. He leaves his wife, one son, Adrian; three daughters, Mrs. John De WITTE, and Miss Jennie, of Rochester, and Mrs. John D. CONTANT, of Lodi, N. J.
-Funeral on Thursday at 2 P. M., private. Please omit flowers.2


Petronella Contant -


  1. [S10] Regional Archives Zeeland, Cadzand Marriages : 1859 #9. 21 Sep 1859.
  2. [S11] http://www.rootsweb.com/~nymonnws/1906/JUL.html
  3. [S1] Ridgew. Herald, Oct 21, 1937.
  4. [S10] Regional Archives Zeeland, Landverhuizers (Emigrants) 1839-1900.