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Peter Hendrik Houtsma
Birth: Mar. 20, 1844
Friesland, Netherlands
Death: Jan. 24, 1914

Born Pieter Hendrik Houtsma in Pietersbierrum, Friesland, Holland. Son of Hendrik Sybes Houtsma and Maartje Dirks Kuiken. Husband of (Gatske) Gertie Alberts Maneveld Houtsma, they married May 15, 1869 in Barradeel, Friesland, Holland. Father of Hendrik, Sr., Albert, Cornelis Pieters, and Hendrik, Jr.

Sioux County Herald, January 29, 1914:
"Peter Houtsma died Saturday at the age of seventy. He was born at Sexbierum, Holland, and was there married to Gatske Maneveld in 1869. They came to this country in 1888. Besides his wife Mr. Houtsma leaves two sons, Albert and Cornelis both of Ocheyedan. The funeral was held yesterday afternoon at the First church."

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 Spouse:
  Gertie Alberts Maneveld Houtsma (1842 - 1936)
 
 Children:
  Albert Houtsma (1871 - 1946)*
  Cornelius Pieters Houtsma (1872 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Lawn Cemetery
Orange City
Sioux County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block 4, Lot 5 / Long north center sec, fm east going west row 3. Part of sec A. (fm iowagravestones.org)
 
Created by: O'side Native
Record added: Dec 05, 2005
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Peter Hendrik Houtsma
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