Third Generation


15. Johanna Fischer was born in December 1856 in Groenlo, Gelderland Province, Netherlands.4 She emigrated in March 1900 to Holland, Hickman, Lancaster County, Nebraska. She died in Holland, Hickman, Lancaster County, Nebraska, and was buried in the Holland, Nebraska cemetery.

Johanna Fischer and Jake Wielenga were married in 1901 in Holland, Hickman, Lancaster County, Nebraska.8 Jake Wielenga, son of Garret Wielenga and Renska Wielenga*, was born in February 1853 in the Netherlands.9 He died in Holland, Hickman, Lancaster County, Nebraska, and was buried in the Holland, Nebraska cemetery. Their graves are unmarked so the exact location is not known due to the cemetery records being destroyed in the Holland church fire in the early 1960's.