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Zora A. Buckner Vanderwerff
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Birth: May 2, 1893
Chloride
Iron County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1953
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Daughter of John E. Buckner and Pheobe Lewis Buckner .
Marriage Richard(Dirk or Dick) VANDERWERFF b: 12 Aug 1895 in Hillegom Holland •Married: 19 Jun 1916 in St. Louis , Missouri
Children 1. Richard Louis VANDERWERFF b: 23 Aug 1916 in St. Louis , Missouri
2. Lorene (sis) VANDERWERFF b: 6 Sep 1918 in St. Louis , Missouri
3. Patricia VANDERWERFF b: 29 Oct 1938 in St. Louis , Missouri

Richard was Naturalized 1 July 1942 his petition being granted at that time under the Act of June , 1936 (being married to a U.S. citizen) and he signed the Oath of Allegiance on that date, he was then living at 4009a North 23rd Street , St. Louis , Missouri .
Papers state he was 45 at the time and was still married to Zora and had three children names and births given as I have here in my family information.
Dirk ( the name given as his true name) was a truck driver at the time of his petition , he now weighed in at 254 lbs and his height was still listed as 6 foot 2 inchs. 
 
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 Parents:
  John E. Buckner (1855 - 1920)
  Phoebe Lewis Buckner (1862 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Richard Vanderwerff (1897 - 1957)
 
 Siblings:
  Maude May Buckner Gunnett (1880 - 1919)*
  Ida Bell Buckner Clopp (1880 - 1947)*
  Aleatha Pearl Buckner Gunnett Plummer (1883 - 1966)*
  Lula Buckner Boese (1886 - 1939)*
  Minnie D. Buckner Carleton Rapp (1889 - 1961)*
  Zora A. Buckner Vanderwerff (1893 - 1953)
  Ollie Illa Buckner Hearn (1896 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Cemetery
Bellefontaine Neighbors
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: My Parents Child
Record added: Sep 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21593529
Zora A. <i>Buckner</i> Vanderwerff
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Zora A. <i>Buckner</i> Vanderwerff
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My mama, it is 60 years today that you were called by God. I was there and 14 years old. I love you and think of you daily. You endured so much in your life, but pray there were many good times that will have a bearing on your soul, and I'm praying I was ...(Read more)
- Patsy
 Added: Apr. 8, 2013

-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 16, 2007
 
 
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