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Riverdale Cemetery, Northbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts

TWIJNSTRA, Jetske; b. 25 Aug 1864 in Folsgare, Wymbritseradeel daughter of Gerrit Twijnstra and Anke Boschma; m. 28 May 1887 in Wymbritseradeel to Mink Beinema; d. of asystolia, gastritis, ulcer, asthma on 1 Aug 1909 in Whitinsville, MA at 44 years old and was buried in Riverdale Cemetery, Northbridge, MA.

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OPPEWAL, Douwe; b. 25 May 1846 in Sandfirden, Wymbritseradeel son of Taeke Oppewal and Trijntje Brouwer; m. 19 May 1877 in Wymbritseradeel to Aaltje Porten; d. of chronic heart disease on 9 May 1909 in Whitinsville, MA at 62 years old and was buried in Riverdale Cemetery, Northbridge, MA.

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POSTMA, Marten; b. 24 Dec 1846 in Wijckel, Gaasterland son of Hylke Postma and Jantje Hofman; m. 28 May 1874 in Gaasterland to Willemke Jellema; d. of inflammation of liver on 19 Jun 1911 in Linwood, MA at 64 years old and was buried in Riverdale Cemetery, Northbridge, MA.

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NIJDAM Antje; b. 15 Sep 1867 in Lollum, Wonseradeel daughter of Jan Nijdam and Hiltje Sypersma; m. 13 Feb 1892 in Hennaarderadeel to Jochum Bakker; d. of abscess of liver contributory gall stones on 8 Mar 1909 in Whitinsville, MA at 41 years old and was buried in Riverdale Cemetery, Northbridge, MA.

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