Cornelia Maria “Keetje (Kate)” <I>van der Valk</I> Duijndam  (Dundom)

Cornelia Maria “Keetje (Kate)” van der Valk Duijndam (Dundom)

Death 22 Nov 1920 (aged 88)
Fergus County, Montana, USA
Burial Moore, Fergus County, Montana, USA
Memorial ID 61296236 · View Source
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Obituary for Katie Dundom from the Judith Basin Farmer, November 25, 1920
Mrs. Kate Vandervalk Dundum, with of William Dundum, died at Moor Monday at 9 a.m., aged 88 years. The decedent was born at Hondlorsdyk, Holland, on Sept. 24, 1832 and was married at that place in 1861 to Mr. Dundum. They resided there until 1868 when they landed with five children in the United States on August 1. They first went to Michigan but that same year removed to Missouri, living in the Maysville, that state, five years and then coming west. They resided in Wyoming for one year, and then came to Montana, locating on the Jefferson River, near Boulder, in the fall of 1874. They removed to Butte on Aug. 8, 1876. Their next move was to Washington where they lived until the spring of 1885 when they came to the Judith Basin, and established a home about 12 miles below Lewistown in the Big Spring Creek. Here they lived until 1908 when they moved to their farm near Moore.
The children surviving Mrs. Dumdum are Mrs. L.C.(F.W) Sherman of Gilt Edge, Ira Dunham of Kalamasoo, Michigan; Mrs. Katie Pintler of Coer d'Alene, Idaho; Mrs Fannie Barnie of Oroville, Washington; Mrs. Mary Clark of Moore. There are 25 grandchildren, 12 boys and 15 girls, together with 18 (great) grandchildren. Six of Mrs. Dundum's children died. The decedent was known as a woman of very high character and devoted to and universally respected for her many virtues. The funeral will be held at Moore Friday at 2 p.m. from the Catholic Church

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  • Maintained by: Kitty Check
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cornelia Maria “Keetje (Kate)” van der Valk Duijndam (Dundom) (24 Sep 1832–22 Nov 1920), Find a Grave Memorial no. 61296236, citing Moore Cemetery, Moore, Fergus County, Montana, USA ; Maintained by Kitty Check (contributor 48837731) .