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Hilda Hoogerhuis Dykstra
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Birth: Dec. 10, 1869
Death: Mar. 26, 1964

Hilda was born Hyke Hoogerhuis/Hogerhuis in Fridgum, Het Bild, Friesland, Netherlands to John Hoogerhuis (born 1846) and Martha nee Blom/Bloom (born 1847). Hilda traveled to the US alone, arriving on July 13,1892 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on her way to marry Richard Dykstra 1864-1948. They married in Union Grove, WI on Aug 30, 1892. They had three children Martha 1893-1993 (wife of Sam Digglen 1888-1984), Clara 1895-1986 (wife of Cornelius Blankman 1890-1958) and John Dykstra 1898-1973 (his wife, Caroline Lucy nee Smith 1899-1994). All three children and their spouses are buried at this cemetery.

Hilda's parents and siblings came to the US, many arriving April 5, 1900, including brothers Richard 1880-1973, Dan 1883-1965, John 1883-1956. Hilda also had a sister Dora (born 1873) who came to the US earlier.
Family links: 
  John Hoogerhuis (1846 - 1933)
  Martha Blom Hoogerhuis (1847 - 1925)
  Richard Dykstra (1864 - 1948)*
  Martha Dykstra Digglen (1893 - 1993)*
  Clara Dykstra Blankman (1895 - 1986)*
  John Dykstra (1898 - 1973)*
  Hilda Hoogerhuis Dykstra (1869 - 1964)
  Dora Hoogerhuis Dexter (1873 - 1918)*
  Daniel Hoogerhuis (1883 - 1965)*
  John Hoogerhuis (1883 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: shared headstone with husband Richard 1864-1948
Country Haven Cemetery
Racine County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: DKroening
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36320060
Hilda <i>Hoogerhuis</i> Dykstra
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Hilda <i>Hoogerhuis</i> Dykstra
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