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Harmen Van Dorsten
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Birth: 1827
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1892
Stark County
Ohio, USA

Son of Herman Van Dorston and Elizabeth Kneister.

The 1850 census revealed he was living in Bethlehem, Stark, Ohio with the widow Ann Boaze and her children.

Herman Van Dorsten and Julia Ann Sheplar married on Aug 25, 1853 in Stark Co, Ohio.

The 1860 census revealed they had a two year old daughter. Also living with them were an eight year old boy named S E Brown, two adult males Wm Reed and Pius Shifler.

Their daughters:

Sarah Van Dorsten (b.1858)
Ella J Vandorsen (b.1864)

Julia died in 1864 due to childbirth complications.

Harmen Vandorsten and Clary Beazel Married on Dec 13, 1866 in Stark Co, Ohio.

The 1870 census revealed his two daughters and their two sons were at home. They had a twenty year old named Joseph Weaver living with them.

The 1880 census revealed their son Willie had died, They had his two daughters and their three sons and two daughters at home. They had nineteen year old Godfrey Metz living with them. Harmen lists father's birth place as Hesse Darmstad and his mother's birth place as Maryland.
Their children:

Willie E Van Dorsten (b.1868 d.1870)
Frank E Van Dorsten (b.1869)
Oscar Vandorstan (b.1871)
Bertha Jane Vandorstan (b.1874)
Alvin Vandorstan (b.1876)
Elsie A Vandorstan (Muckley)(b.1878)
Family links: 
  Herman VanDorsten (1766 - 1846)
  Elizabeth Kneister VanDorsten (____ - 1848)
  Julia Ann Shepler Van Dorsten (1827 - 1864)*
  Clara Beazel Van Dorsten (1835 - 1922)*
  William E Van Dorsten (1867 - 1870)*
  Frank E. Van Dorsten (1869 - 1947)*
  Samuel Vandorsten (1799 - 1880)**
  Elizabeth Vandorsten (1804 - 1804)**
  Charlotte Van Dorsten Nichols (1805 - 1881)**
  Julia Ann Van Dorston Raichart (1817 - 1876)**
  Harmen Van Dorsten (1827 - 1892)
*Calculated relationship
Massillon City Cemetery
Stark County
Ohio, USA
Maintained by: Alesia
Originally Created by: Janice Oberlin Smarr
Record added: Apr 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87910558
Harmen Van Dorsten
Added by: Debbie Marucci
Harmen Van Dorsten
Added by: Debbie Marucci
Harmen Van Dorsten
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