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Richard Dykstra
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Birth: Feb. 29, 1864
Death: Aug. 8, 1948

Richard was born Dirk Dijkstra in Minnertsga, Friesland, Netherlands to Cornelious Dijkstra 1836-1899 and Klaasje/Clara nee wassenaar 1835-1909. After arriving in the US March 1892 Richard worked to bring his fiancee, mother and brothers to the US. Richard's brothers include Henry 1861-1945 (wife is Sadie nee DeJong 1865-1955); James 1869-1953 (wife Doutje/Dora nee Brouwer 1869-1905) and Rennie 1872-1931.

Richard married Hilda nee Hoogerhuis in Union Grove WI August 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 1898-1965 (wife Caroline Lucy Dykstra 1899-1994).

Family links: 
  Hilda Hoogerhuis Dykstra (1869 - 1964)
  Martha Dykstra Digglen (1893 - 1993)*
  Clara Dykstra Blankman (1895 - 1986)*
  John Dykstra (1898 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: shared headstone with wife Hilda nee Hoogerhuis 1869-1964.
Country Haven Cemetery
Racine County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: DKroening
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36320061
Richard Dykstra
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Richard Dykstra
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