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Pieter de Vries (1855-1912)

DE VRIES, Pieter; b. 6 Jul 1855 in Gaast, Wonseradeel, son of Jelle de Vries and Hotske Wiersma; m. 24 May 1877 in Wonseradeel to Doutzen de Booy; d. of valvular disease of the heart on 30 Jul 1912 in Whitinsville at 57 years old and was buried in Riverdale Cemetery, Northbridge, MA.

riverdale de vries pieter gravestone

Sources

1855 Jul 6 Wonseradeel geboorte, page 109

1877 May 24 Wonseradeel huwelijk, certificate #70

1912 Jul 30 “Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N474-7WB : accessed 25 May 2016), Peter Devries, 30 Jul 1912; citing Whitinsville Northbridge,,Massachusetts, 340, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,399,101.