Constance Anna Rusche (born Herrebrugh)
Conny was born in 1914 in the Ulee Lheue region of Banda Aceh, on the most northwestern tip of the Indonesian island of Sumatra. It was then a Dutch Colony called The Dutch East Indies. It was a very important seaport just brought into Dutch Colonial rule. Banda Ache was the entrance to the Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea. Not to be confused with The Banda Islands where the Herrebrugh’s were from. She was born a Dutch National.
Louis Reynard Herrebrugh
1914 – Louis became a customs officer at the port of Banda Ache and marries Anna Minke Teffer.
December 1915 – Louis Herrebrugh dies of Cholera in Banda Aceh at age 25. Cholera outbreaks were common during this time period.
Anna Minke Herrebrugh (Teffer)
My grandmother (Oma Minke) was born on June 16, 1889 in Maumere, Flores, Indonesia.
She was the daughter of MattheusTeffer and Constantia Lenggoe Didop
Constantia was the daughter of an Indonesian island Queen and therefore a princess!
- 1914 – She marries Louis Herrebrugh
Anna Constance Herrebrugh (born Theodorusz)
July 7 1916
Dec 5 1921
Anna Minke’s mother was Constantia Lenggoe Teffer (born Didop) who was the daughter of an Indonesian island Queen.
- 1945 –