20 April 1925 – 30 April 2003
Origin Friesland, Dokkum, Holland
First settled in Perth, WA
Original Occupation Carpenter
Occupation in Australia Carpenter
Arrival Year 1950
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Engelinus left Friesland, Holland to start a new life in Australia. Being a Carpenter, he was looking for a warmer climate. He left behind a mother, sister & brothers, but he remained the only one to seek a new life although he returned at times to visit his family.