Robert Bauke Harmen's Boersma

24 September 1910–10 March 1983 (Age 72)
Hidaard, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Robert Bauke Harmen's

When Robert Bauke Harmen's Boersma was born on 24 September 1910, in Hidaard, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Harmen Pieters Boersma, was 38 and his mother, Gerbrig Baukes Wybrandi, was 30. He married Silvia Sietske Van Der Velde on 27 February 1934, in Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 10 March 1983, in Ontario, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Ontario, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Bauke Harmen's Boersma
Silvia Sietske Van Der Velde
Marriage: 27 February 1934
Harry Bauke's Boersma
Paul Bauke's Boersma
Greta Boersma
Peter Bauke's Boersma
Dr. Bauke (Robert) Boersma

Spouse and Children

27 February 1934



    Paul Bauke's Boersma


    Greta Boersma



    Dr. Bauke (Robert) Boersma


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 4

During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Frisian: occupational name for a farmer or peasant.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • ROBERT BOERSMA, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Bauke Boersma, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Robert Boersma, "Find A Grave Index"

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