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Ferdinand DeSloover
Birth: Feb. 15, 1857
Maldegem
East Flanders (Oost-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Death: Feb. 11, 1930
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA

Ferdinand was the son of Simon and Julia Buytinck of Maldegem, Belgium. He was married about 1885 at Maldegem to Julie Roose also from Maldegem.
On march 1 st 1891 he boarded a ship sailling from Antwerp to the USA, soon after arrival he went to Hartwick, Iowa.
On april 2nd 1902 his wife Julie and children Mary age 11 (born in Belgium), Alfons age 10, Victor age 5, Cantelis age 9 and son Ernest age 3 all born in Moline, IL boarded on the SS Soutwark.
Ferdinand settled on a farm in Hartwick,IA in 1900, 14 y later he moved to Riceville, IA. By 1920 he lives on a farm with his sons Victor and Ernest who was married to Lilly Stirniman.
He died in Rock Island, IL. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Julia Roose DeSloover (1857 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Mary Louise DeSloover Martens (1889 - 1957)*
  Cantellis Marie DeSloover Landuyt (1890 - 1973)*
  Alphonse DeSloover (1892 - 1970)*
  Victor DeSloover (1895 - 1977)*
  Ernest DeSloover (1898 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Riceville
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Hans Van Landschoot
Originally Created by: D. Fox Engelhardt
Record added: Dec 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62924592
Ferdinand DeSloover
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Ferdinand DeSloover
Added by: D. Fox Engelhardt
 
Ferdinand DeSloover
Added by: Hans Van Landschoot
 
 
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