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Dirkje "Dorothy/Dora" Ungersma Broekema Smit
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Birth: Apr. 3, 1905
Manhattan
Gallatin County
Montana, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1986
Bellingham
Whatcom County
Washington, USA

Dorothy Ungersma married on 12 November 1925 in Manhattan, Gallatin County, Montana, to the eight years older William Broekema Jr. He died in 1958 in Los Angeles and she remarried to Peter (Pete) Smit, who was also widowed. Peter was born in 1903 in the tiny Dutch settlement 22 miles east of Maxwell in northeastern New Mexico, where her parents lived for about ten years and where six of her siblings were born.
Dora died at the age of 86 years in the northwestern part of Washington, in Whatcom County, where quite a lot "Dutchies" moved to in and after the 1930s.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hindrik Ungersma (1856 - 1941)
  Tjakka Vrugt Ungersma (1865 - 1932)
 
 Spouses:
  Peter Smit (1903 - 1996)
  William Broekema (1897 - 1958)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hattie Ungersma Lucas (1891 - 1976)*
  Anna Margaretha Ungersma Veltkamp Dykman (1893 - 1974)*
  Effie Ungersma Terpstra (1895 - 1972)*
  Trijntje Ungersma (1897 - 1982)*
  Geerdina Ungersma Telling (1899 - 1997)*
  Arend Ungersma (1901 - 1987)*
  Geerhardus Harmannus Ungersma (1903 - 1911)*
  Dirkje Ungersma Broekema Smit (1905 - 1986)
  Hommo Ungersma (1907 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Peter Hakze
Record added: Nov 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101203916
 

 
 
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