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Jacob Epkese Epkesz

Also Known As: "Jacob Epkesz Banta"
Birthdate: (65)
Birthplace: Minnertsga, het Bildt, Friesland, Netherlands
Death: May 4, 1656 (65)
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Son of Epke Luuesz and Coely Sil Cornelisda
Husband of Reytske Sickedr
Father of Epke Jacobse Banta
Brother of Luuesz Epkese; Cornelius Epkese; Fookel Epkesdr and Anna Epkesdr

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About Jacob Epkese Epkesz

Jacobi Epkese te Bonta conform zijn handtekening in 1640.

Jacob Epkesz:

Also appears as Jacob Epckensz. He gained the hereditary right to vote in the Landdag probably through his wife's family. Lived in an estate at Arum from marriage until after 1636, and at Boer in 1650. On 2-24-1636, the Court of Barradeel records he and his wife selling land, farmland at Minnertsga to a group from Leeuwarden representing a home for the aged and infirm. As early as 1640 Jacob was using the name 'Bonta' , signing Jacob Epkese te Bonta (at Bonta). Bonta is believed to have been derived from the farm near the Frisian Arum, in which Jacob's parents used to have their residence.

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Minnertsga, het Bildt, Friesland, Netherlands
Age 28
North Friesland, Netherlands
May 4, 1656
Age 65