13 February 1885–1963 (Age 77)
Leens, Groningen, Netherlands
When Gerrit Stoel was born on 13 February 1885, in Leens, Groningen, Netherlands, his father, Harm Stoel, was 29 and his mother, Anje Margurette "Anna" Van Werk, was 25. He married Maude M Defeyter on 18 June 1907, in Holland, Ottawa, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Holland, Ottawa, Michigan, United States for about 10 years and Banks Township, Antrim, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1963, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Pilgrim Home Cemetery, Holland, Ottawa, Michigan, United States.
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