MUSCATINE COUNTY IOWA|
Source: REGISTER OF OLD SETTLERS , BOOK One, page 346
submitted by Jo Ann Carlson, October 21, 2007
At his home, No. 209 West Fourth Street, June 17, 1892, CHRISTIAN RENSINK, aged 77 years, 9 months and 8 days.
Deceased was born in Holland, September 9, 1814, and remained there until his 30th year, when he came to America with his bride, Miss Jane Gertrude Wessel, who preceded him three years before. They located in St. Louis, Mo., in 1846, where they resided till they came to Muscatine in 1850.
Six children, Mrs. Hannah Bruntink, Mr. Mary Reesink, Mrs. Lena Sander, and William, of this city, Henry, of Nebraska, and John, of Chicago, besides his second wife and one sister, remain to mourn his loss.
He died in the full hope of Jesus, his Redeemer.
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