|Geert Veld||Born: 1885-09-15||Died: 1956-08-24|
|Father: Harm Veld||Mother: Antje Geerts Oudekerk Veld|
|Children: Harm Veldt, Tyna Veldt Keith, Stena Veldt Bosma, Anne Veldt McBride, Hilda Veldt Taft, Gerben Veldt, John Veldt|
|Siblings: Harm Veld, Talje Veld Potgeisser, Infant Veld, Melchert Veld, Annechien Veld, Stientje Veld Van Der Veen, Menno Veld|
Geert (Gerrit, Garrett) Veld (Veldt) was born in Oostwold, Groningen, Netherlands on 1885 to Harm Veld and Antje Geerts Oudekerk. Geert married Akke Jepkema on 22 May 1907 and had 7 children. He passed away on 1956 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA.
He came to America in April, 1903, changing his last name to Veldt to reduce confusion.