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Peter W. Kamp (b. February 02, 1857, d. October 17, 1940)Peter W. Kamp (son of Wigher Hendricks Kamp and Anna Dorenbos) was born February 02, 1857 in Groningen Province, Netherlands, and died October 17, 1940 in Watseka, Illinois.He married Jennie F. Dorenbos on November 24, 1880 in Chicago, Illinois, daughter of Freerk Pieters Dorenbos and Anje Heertjes Poort.
Notes for Peter W. Kamp:
Primary Source: "Descenents of Wigher Hendricks Kamp-Anna Dorenbos..."
"As a young man, Peter W. Kamp was employed in a piano-organ factory.Later conducted a grocery store in Chicago.He moved to Watseka, Illinois, in 1899.At Watseka started in oil and kerosene business.Had first franchise for sale of gasoline to automobiles for Iroquois County.Contiued in this busisness for nine years.Elected Alderman from third ward, serving one term.Served as township clerk for Middleport.Under Gov. Dunne, worked in office of Secretary of State in Springfield.Returning to Watseka, he was elected Police Magistrate five successive terms of four years each, and at time of his death had a few more months to serve.
"Second marriage of Peter Kamp was to Sophie Fanning in August, 1936."
More About Peter W. Kamp:
Date born 2: February 02, 1857, Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands.144
Occupation 1: 1920, "None" per Census.
Occupation 2: 1900, "Tea and Coffe agt." per census.
More About Peter W. Kamp and Jennie F. Dorenbos:
Marriage: November 24, 1880, Chicago, Illinois.
Children of Peter W. Kamp and Jennie F. Dorenbos are:
- +John Kamp, b. November 08, 1881, Chicago, Illinois, d. date unknown.
- +Fred Dorenbos Kamp, b. July 30, 1883, Chicago, Illinois, d. April 1964145.
- Allic S. Kamp, b. February 01, 1885, Chicago, Illinois, d. April 11, 1953.
- +Peter Kamp, b. April 24, 1887, Chicago, Illinois, d. 1977.
- Andrew W. Kamp, b. January 11, 1889, Chicago, Illinois, d. Bet. October 01 - 11, 1918, France.
- Anna Kamp, b. November 22, 1890, Chicago, Illinois, d. October 03, 1961, Detroit, Michigan.
- Minnie Kamp, b. February 16, 1893, Chicago, Illinois, d. 1966.
- +Henry Wilbur Kamp, b. December 09, 1894, Chicago, Illinois, d. September 1968, Morrilton, Arkansas146.
- Bertha Kamp, b. March 09, 1897, Chicago, Illinois, d. March 28, 1898, Chicago, Illinois.
- +Wilbur H. Kamp, b. June 23, 1899, Watseka, Illinois, d. December 11, 1932, Watseka, Illinois.
- Siets DeVries Kamp, b. February 18, 1902, Watseka, Illinois, d. January 1971147.