My mother's father was Joseph Atanasio MARTIJN, born in Bonaire 1908, married to Lorencia Isabel DE JONGH born in Bonaire 1909. I have (incomplete) information 3 generations back. Both died in Aruba
Joseph's father; Alture Martijn (known as: 'baas tuchi' he was a shipbuilder - chief on Zephyr)
he was son of a dutch man; with last name DE GROOT who lived in Curacao. Alture's mother was MARTIJN (maiden name)(I gues his father was married to someone else)
Joseph Mother; Eliza Maria PROVENCE (known as: licha or welita) born and died in Bonaire was daughter of Jules PROVENCE and Erani ?
Lorencia Isabel DE JONGH's father; Theodorus DE JONGH (known as 'doochi', gave speaches at weddings etc also was a shoemaker)married Cornelia DAMASCUS, both born and died in Bonaire
Theodorus parents were Ezik PEREIRA (jewish)and Dorothea DE JONGH
Lorencia Isabel DE JONGH's mother: Cornelia DAMASCUS' (known as: 'vrouw')parents were Casper NEUMAN and Jane DAMASCUS
If anyone has information on these people's ancestors please contact me