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DeGroot Family

DeGroot Family

Posted: 20 Jun 1999 8:46PM GMT
Edited: 10 Aug 2001 8:51AM GMT
I am looking for information on the DeGroot family in the Philadelphia area. Father - Thomas Eager DeGroot, grandfather - Harry Eager DeGroot, great grandfather Henry DeGroot (haven't got info back on him yet to see if Eager name is used there). Am also looking for a connection between the DeGroot and Eager families as my father had said Eager was a family name. Father was an only child, but I know grandfather had siblings. Any help would be appreciated. Cora


Linda (View posts)
Posted: 3 Jul 1999 10:40AM GMT
Not sure if any help, i don't know siblings names of Nanno DeGroot Sr. , but he was born on 6-23-1888 and married Wilhelmina Meyeraan. They had 8 children. The children were born in Minnesota. They all had many children also, who then had more children, which adds up to many descendants, i have the names of 50 of the descendents on that side. let me know if you think there is a connection.

Henry J. DeGroot

Roze Harper (View posts)
Posted: 24 Feb 2000 6:29PM GMT
One of my great uncles was named Henry J. DeGroot, born 3 January 1884, probably in
in Green Bay or Preble Wisconsin. Also my gggrandfather's name was Henricus DeGroot. Hiw son Martinus DeGroot was born 14 June 1859. Any connection?

Parents from Uden and Boekel

Posted: 17 Mar 2000 4:23PM GMT
Edited: 28 Oct 2001 12:07AM GMT
Henricus de Groot and Huiberdina van Rooij had 7 children;
Antony 1851, Peter 1853, John 1855, Adrian 1857, Martin 14 june 1859, Henry 1861 and Mary G 1866


Dawn DeGroot Parrish (View posts)
Posted: 18 Mar 2000 6:07AM GMT
Do you know who that Peter married? Do you know any of the children's names? You can email me at
Dawn DeGroot Parrish


Jayne Barrus (View posts)
Posted: 21 Aug 2000 9:19PM GMT
Are any of those 50 a John Clinton DeGroot,b. 1838 in Ohio. or Dr. James DeGroot
b. about 1811 in Canada? I lose them after the 1850 census in Fayette Co.,Ohio.

Re: DeGroot

Rena Dennison (View posts)
Posted: 28 Jan 2003 3:14PM GMT
Classification: Query
Dr. James DeGroot, son of Cornelius DeGroot and Phobe Boyce, resided in Fayette Co. Oh., and Jamestown, Greene Co., Oh. Ist. marriage to Emily Moorman, 2nd to Ellen Allen. D. 21 Apr.1884 @ W. Lancaster, Oh. Children: John Clinton, James A., Emily Elizabeth, Casuis Ruffus, Lida, Frank. I have more info if needed.

Re: DeGroot Family

Posted: 22 Dec 2006 2:49AM GMT
Classification: Query

Do you have any dates to work with? I have a John DeGroot who served in the Civil War in Philly and later in SOuth Jersey as a painter.

Happy Hunting
Dan C.

Re: DeGroot Family

Posted: 20 Jan 2012 5:02PM GMT
Classification: Query
My maiden name was DeGroot, my father was John Patrick DeGroot from Philadelphia PA. I think his father was William Degroot. His mother was Mary Boyle DeGroot

Re: DeGroot Family

Posted: 20 Jan 2012 5:14PM GMT
Classification: Query
I am sorry, I stand corrected. my father John Patrick DeGroots fathers Name was George DeGroot, I checked his birth certificate. He did have a brothr named George though. There were 13 children born to George.
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