Haren, Ems, Germany at the end of the 17th century there lived families with the
The spelling of which could also be Cibum, Sijbom or Siebum.
Joan Sibum belonging to one of these families, married Margaretha Viertag in 1787.
to Maria Gesina Meijering in 1815 Lubertus Sibum born in 1792, son of Joan Sibum.
to the Netherlands in 1835 together with his wife and six children: setting
first in Slagharen, municipality Ambt Hardenberg, then in 1853 in the Amsterdamse
Veld, municipality Emmen.