Family: VAN PELT, Albertus/MIERAS, Susan Lydia (F3)

m. 15 Nov 1882


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  • Father | Male
    VAN PELT, Albertus

    Born  17 Nov 1852  Charlois, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Mar 1923  Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  8 Mar 1923  Grand View Memorial Park, 1341 Glenwood Rd, Glendale, California 91201, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  15 Nov 1882  [1]  Alton, Sioux, Iowa, USA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  VAN PELT, Leendert Dirksz | F67 Group Sheet 
    Mother  VAN ITERSON, Andrika | F67 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    MIERAS, Susan Lydia

    Born  15 Feb 1862  Paris Corners, Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Sep 1944  Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  12 Sep 1944  Grand View Memorial Park, 1341 Glenwood Rd, Glendale, California 91201, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  MIERAS, Jacob | F4 Group Sheet 
    Mother  CENTZEN, Adrianna Laurus | F4 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    VAN PELT, Anna May

    Born  28 Sep 1883  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Dec 1937  Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Valhalla Memorial Park North Hollywood, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  ELLERBROOK, Henry | F70 
    Married  8 Jun 1904  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    VAN PELT, Robert Elmer

    Born  4 Oct 1884  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Aug 1963  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  13 Aug 1963  Forest Lawn Cemetery, Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  KINNEY, Fleta | F808 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    VAN PELT, Leendert Albert

    Born  25 Jan 1886  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Oct 1968  Mission Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  11 Oct 1968  Valhalla Memorial Park North Hollywood, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  MILLER, Lena Anita | F2 
    Married  27 Jul 1910  Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    VAN PELT, Ada Isabelle

    Born  26 Jul 1889  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Mar 1917  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  3 Apr 1917  West Lawn Cemetery, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  BROLSMA, John Henry | F809 
    Married  25 Jul 1911  Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    VAN PELT, William Albertus

    Born  16 Jun 1892  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Dec 1955  Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Valhalla Memorial Park North Hollywood, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  KRAAU, Alyda Jacoba | F2881 
    Married  18 Jun 1913  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  HANSON, Viola Katherine | F810 
    Married  21 Aug 1936  Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Female
    VAN PELT, Frances Marie

    Born  30 Jan 1895  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Dec 1984   
    Buried     
    Spouse  SCHAAP, Case | F816 
    Married     
    Spouse  RAY, Thomas Clifford | F811 
    Married     

    Child 7 | Female
    VAN PELT, Louella Fern

    Born  13 Apr 1898  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Apr 2000  Sonora, Tuolumne, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  DE BOOY, Mattys | F812 
    Married  25 Dec 1917  San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Male
    VAN PELT, Vergil Elmon

    Born  4 Apr 1900  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 May 1989  Redding, Shasta, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  SMITH, Myrtle Irene | F3064 
    Married     
    Spouse  KNIGHT, Ruth Lucille | F62 
    Married     

    Child 9 | Male
    VAN PELT, Vernal Alman

    Born  4 Apr 1900  Orange City, Sioux, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Jul 1979  Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  PEER, Jessie | F815 
    Married  Abt 1925   

  • Notes  Marriage Announcement:


    • MARRIED

      VAN PELT-MIERAS - At Alton on Wednesday, November 15, 1882, by Rev. J. W. Warnshuis, Mr. Albertus van Pelt and Miss Susan Mieras, both of Sioux county.

      The groom in this ceremony is one of Holland township's best and most prosperous young farmers, and owns a fine farm west of town, which is all under cultivation, and is well-to-do in this world's goods. His bride is a charming young miss, standing well up in society, and will make him a true and loving wife. The bridal party took supper at the home of the bride's parents, and afterward adjourned to Mr. van Pelt's new house on his farm, where preparations had been completed for the party, and all lovers of Terpsichore tripped the light fantastic until the "wee sma' hours." The happy pair have the best wishes of the entire community for their future happiness, and all wish them long life and prosperity. Also that they may have "van pelts" on their journey through life.

    Anniversary:


    • ORANGE CITY

      In the presence of a large number of relatives and friends Mr. and Mrs. A. Van Pelt residing southeast of this place celebrated their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary. Mr. Van Pelt is next to the oldest of the Van Pelt family the others being Dirk, Mrs. P. Vander Stoep, Leendert, Henry, Mrs. J. R. Brinks and Mrs. J. G. Vanden Burg. Mrs. Van Pelt belongs to the Mieras family living near Maurice. The children of Mr. and Mrs. Van Pelt are Jake, Leendert, Mrs. Ellerbroek of Sioux City, Francis, Willie, Louella, Virgin (sic) and Virgil.


    • Van Pelt Silver Wedding

      Twenty-five years ago THE HERALD contained this notice: "Married, Nov. 15, 1882, by Rev. J. W. Warnshuis, Albertus Van Pelt and Miss Susan Mieras. The groom is one of Holland township's best young farmers and his bride is a charming young Miss, standing well up in society." The worthy couple whose marriage was thus noted, celebrated their silver wedding out at their fine home Friday evening. A large number of guests were present many of whom had been witnesses to the ceremony of twenty-five years ago. They brought a table full of presents which were greatly admired. The supper was a great feature as might have been expected at the Van Pelt home. Music enlivened the evening, furnished by Misses Maggie Synborst, Gertrude and Harriet Van Pelt, Ed Van den Berg and Richard Van Pelt.

      The guests present were:
      Messrs and Mesdames J. S. Mieras, V. Moir, D. Doherty, Wm. Mieras, J. E. Mieras, F. A. Mieras, C. Jackson, Mrs. L. Mieras, Miss Dina Mieras. Mrs. Van der Sluis of Maurice. Messrs. and Mesdames J. G. Van den Berg, Geo. Oelrich, G. T. Hately, G. L. Van de Steeg, H. De Rraay, J. T. Klein, John Synhorst, D. Van Pelt, L. D. Van Pelt, H. Van Pelt, Frank Van der Stoep, L. Van der Stoep, A. Van der Stoep, L. Vos. Messrs. L. Van Pelt, John Brolsma, Hugo and Frank Synhorst, Andrew Van Pelt, Herman Van Pelt, F. Van der Stoep, G. T. Van de Steeg. Miss Helen Smidt of l.eMars. Mrs. John Brinks and Miss Anna Brinks or Sioux Center. Mr. and Mrs. Chas Smit of Alton. Mrs. H. Ellerbroek of Sioux City. Master Richard Van Pelt, Misses Gertrude, Annna and Harriet Van Pelt. Master Dick Van der Stoep, Misses Dina and Kitty Van der Stoep. Jennie and Maggie Synhorst. Miss Roma Van den Berg. Master Edward Van den Berg.

      A pleasant feature of the occasion was the presence of the nine children, who are Mrs. H. Ellerbroek, Robert, Leonard, Ada, Willie, Frances, Luella, Virgil and Vernal.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Sioux County Herald, Iowa. Orange City., "MARRIED," November 23, 1882, p. 5; digital images. (Reliability: 3).