Ulbert TONNAMA was born on the 3rd of March 1847 in the Netherlands. He worked in Grand Rapids as a sander in a furniture company. Ulbert died from a diabetic coma on 19 May 1917. His last known address was 807 Broadway. Ulbert's father was Peter TONNAMA. His mother was unknown (on death certificate). 1910 Federal census anglicizes Ulbert's name to "Albert Tonnema". He was then 63. His wife was Maria, 63. Maria was the mother of 6 children of whom only 3 were living in 1910. Daughter, Bertha, is 19 and lives with her parents working as a dressmaker. Ulbert immigrated in 1883 and was Naturalized. Ulbert and Maria had been married for 29 years (1881... prior to immigration).