Emma married Bernard Eilka Engelsman, son of Eilke Berends Engelsman and Hindrikje Everts Drenth. (Bernard Eilka Engelsman was born on 13 Oct 1826 in Veendam, Groningen, Netherlands,4 died on 3 Nov 1894 in Klipdam, Cape Province, South Africa 5 6 and was buried in Klipdam Cemetery, Cape Province, South Africa 5.)
1 Grave Monument, Personal visit to Grave in 1996. Photograph taken.
2 "South African Genealogies by J.A. Heese,"; Book; Africana Research Library; Africana Research Library, Kimberley.
3 South African Supreme Court Records, State Death Records, 7259: 2640, Emma Engelsman.
4 Dutch Civil Register, "Genlias," database(www.genlias.nl : accessed 16 Jun 2011), Birth Record for Berend Engelsman (13 Oct 1826); http://www.genlias.nl/en/searchDetail.jsp?val=170&xtr=21781298&vgr=1.
5 Grave Monument, Klipdam Cemetery. Personal visit in 1996. Photograph taken. Suspected spelling mistake - Eilha instead of Eilka.
6 South African Supreme Court Records, State Death Records, 5778: 2707, Bernard Eilka Engelsman.
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