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William G. Van der Roest
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Birth: Nov., 1868
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1944
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA

William Van der Roest was a trolley car driver in 1900 and then went on to become a fireman. He stayed with the fire department until at least 1920. He was still working as a fireman at 52yoa. He helped to raise Catherine Beisman who was originally adopted by his parents, Christian and Bertha Van der Roest. When his parents died, he and his wife, Sadie, continued to raise her to adulthood. 
Specifically: New Jersey
Created by: Colleen Maresca
Record added: Sep 06, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5052969
William G. Van der Roest
Added by: Colleen Maresca
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God bless you throughout the Summer, the season of life at its fullest. Rest in Peace.
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Jul. 8, 2014

- Darlene T.
 Added: Jun. 27, 2014

- Sharon
 Added: May. 20, 2014
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