Bessie Bertha Morsink

13 April 1898–6 June 1994 (Age 96)
Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States

The Life of Bessie Bertha

When Bessie Bertha Morsink was born on 13 April 1898, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, her father, Hindrik Jan Morsink, was 33 and her mother, Lena Leona Ponce, was 28. She married Nicholas Bunning on 29 July 1920, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States. She lived in Kent, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States in 1930. She died on 6 June 1994, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 96.

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Nicholas Bunning
Bessie Bertha Morsink
Marriage: 29 July 1920

Spouse and Children

29 July 1920
Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Hindrik Jan Morsink


    Lena Leona Ponce




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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 5

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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Sources (3)

  • Bessie Buining in household of Nicholes Buining, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bessie Morsink in household of Henry Morsink, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Bertha Morsink in household of Henry J Morsink, "United States Census, 1910"

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