Elizabeth Anna Boresma

about 4 July 1901–July 1987 (Age 85)
Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Anna

When Elizabeth Anna Boresma was born about 4 July 1901, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, her father, Enneus Johannes " Anson" Boresma, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth Van Wieren, was 33. She lived in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1930 and Detroit Ward 10, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1940. She died in July 1987, in Valrico, Hillsborough, Florida, United States, at the age of 86.

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Enneus Johannes " Anson" Boresma
Elizabeth Van Wieren
John Reemer Boersma
Tina Boersma
Elizabeth Anna Boresma
Isabelle Boersma
Alice Boersma

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1904 · Belle Isle Aquarium

Age 3

The Belle Isle Aquarium is a public aquarium located in Belle Isle Park in Detroit. It opened on August 18, 1904, and was the oldest continually operating public aquarium in North America when it closed on April 3, 2005. The aquarium reopened to the public on August 18, 2012, and is now run entirely by volunteers

Age 26

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Frisian: occupational name for a farmer or peasant.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anne Boersma in household of Anson Boersma, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ann E Boersman in household of Anson Boersman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anna E Boersma in household of Anson Boersma, "United States Census, 1920"

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