Dena Boorsma

Dena Boorsma

Female 1888 - 1983  (95 years)

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  • Name Dena Boorsma  [1
    Born 30 Sep 1888  Sioux Center, Sioux County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Dec 1983  [3
    Buried Memorial Park Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I268  LaZeut
    Last Modified 21 May 2016 

    Father Klaas Evert (Carl) Boorsma,   b. 13 Mar 1861, Tzummarum, Friesland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1928, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Aaltje (Alice) Zuetenhorst/Zeutenhorst,   b. 7 Oct 1864, Voorst, Gelderland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1949  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1886  Sioux Center, Sioux County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Family ID F45  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dennis Emmett Collins,   b. 10 Dec 1879, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1965  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1912  El Reno, Canadian County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Mary Alice Collins,   b. 18 Jan 1918, Muskogee, Muskogee County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1978  (Age 60 years)
     2. Norah Kathleen Collins,   b. 15 Nov 1919, El Reno, Canadian County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1982  (Age 62 years)
     3. Dena Louise Collins,   b. 01 Sep 1921, El Reno, Canadian County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1995  (Age 74 years)
    Family ID F257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Zuetenhorst: Alice Zuetenhorst and Klaas Boorsma
    Zuetenhorst: Alice Zuetenhorst and Klaas Boorsma
    Photo of the Aaltje (Alice) Zuetenhorst (Zeutenhorst) and Klaas (Carl) Boorsma and family prior to moving to Maurice, Iowa. Left to right: Herman, Klaas, Bertha, Gertie, Dina, Aaltje, Evert, Hattie.
    Boorsma: Klaas and Alice Boorsma Children
    Boorsma: Klaas and Alice Boorsma Children
    Photo of the children of Klass Boorsma and Alice Zeutenhorst. From left to right, standing: Hattie, Bertha, Evert, Gertie, and Herman Boorsma; seated Minnie and Dina Boorsma.
    Zeutenhorst: John Zeutenhorst and daughter Hattie visited by Emmett Collins family, and sister Alice Boorsma
    Zeutenhorst: John Zeutenhorst and daughter Hattie visited by Emmett Collins family, and sister Alice Boorsma
    Jan (John)Zeutenhorst and his daughter Hattie receive a visit from his sister Alice Zeutenhorst Boorsma with her daughter Dena, son-in-law Emmett Collins, and the Collins daughters Mary Alice, Norah Kathleen, and Dena Louise.
    Zeutenhorst: John Zeutenhorst with daughter Hattie, sister Alice Boorsma, and niece Dena Collins ca. 1930
    Zeutenhorst: John Zeutenhorst with daughter Hattie, sister Alice Boorsma, and niece Dena Collins ca. 1930
    Jan (John) Zuetenhorst (Zeutenhorst), with daughter Hattie to his left, sister Alice Zeutenhorst Boorsma to his right, and to the far right his niece Dena Boorsma Collins.

  • Notes 
    • Name variant: Dena Boersma

  • Sources 
    1. [S236] Soetenhorst Familie-album, Ina Bartels-Soetenhorst, compiler, (Oldenzaal, Nederland: self-published, 3 March 2002), p. 267.

    2. [S38] Descendants of Gerrit Zeutenhorst, Gertrude (Vande Berg) Jansen, compiler, (Sioux Center, Iowa: unpublished, 1994).

    3. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 73393978.

    4. [S94] Early Sioux County, Iowa, Marriages, (IAGenWeb), Marriages performed by Rev. DePree of the First Reformed Church of Sioux Center.
      Marriage performed by Rev. James De Pree


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