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 Sijtske “Sadie” <I>Dykstra</I> Swart

Sijtske “Sadie” Dykstra Swart

Sexbierum, Franekeradeel Municipality, Friesland, Netherlands
Death 5 May 1913 (aged 56)
Maurice, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
Burial Maurice, Sioux County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 100330760 · View Source
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Mrs. A. T. Swart passed away at her home in Maurice on Monday, May 5th. The cause of her death was heart disease. Mrs. Swart was born in the Netherlands in 1857 and died at the age of seventy-six (sic!) years.

She was married in 1875 to A.T. Swart and they came to this country five years later, settling in Soux county. Five children blessed this union, four of whom are living. The surviving children are: Mrs. Peter De Jager, Mrs. Abel Popma, Mrs. Hattie Warntjes and Tommy - all of Maurice.

She is also survived by three brothers – J. Dykstra, Albert Dykstra and T. Dykstra - all of Avon, S. D., and her parents Mr. and Mrs. Albert Dykstra also of Avon S. D. The funeral services were held from the Dutch Reformed
church on Wednesday. Rev. Wesselink had charge of the service.

Mr. and Mrs. Dykstra of Avon, S. D, and Mr. and Mrs. D. Dykstra, Miss Fannie Dykstra, Sam and. Albert Dykstra and Jake Vander Schaaf of Sioux Center were here for the funeral which was a large one.

Alton Democrat 1913-05-10.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sijtske “Sadie” Dykstra Swart (14 Feb 1857–5 May 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100330760, citing Sherman Township Cemetery, Maurice, Sioux County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by GS (contributor 47162417) .