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Ruth Bakker

Female 1927 - 2014  (86 years)


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  • Name Ruth Bakker  [1
    Born 7 Aug 1927  Muskegon, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    _UID 05CF5D07FEAF46ACA0D83B5A9206F433A398 
    Died 14 Feb 2014 
    Person ID I133  Gary and Connie Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2016 

    Father Joldert [Joseph] R Bakker,   b. 2 Apr 1878, Zeeland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1967, Muskegan, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Aaltien [Alice] Goorman,   b. 3 Nov 1880, Tinholt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1949, Muskegan, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1900  [2
    _UID CC26CFA8637644368BC2EDC6B56C37DEF28E 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Husband 1 Walter Van Houten,   b. 26 Mar 1920,   d. Feb 1994  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 16 Aug 1947 
    _UID 29895F253CD04D1CB8B4B150C5736C4D095C 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Linda Lee Carroll Van Houten,   b. 16 Aug, Foster child Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Husband 2 William Scott,   b. 28 Nov 1911,   d. 11 Apr 1977  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 16 Aug 1967 
    _UID CC22F35E21614993AFD194CC8566540BC726 
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F20  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Divorced Walter in 1966. After her second husband William died in 1977, Ruth shared her life with Jesse Young (born Apr 4, 1931) for 17 years until his death in August 1994. Later companion of Ruth was Robert Field, who died on July 13, 2003. They lived together and took care of each other for about five years.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Aug 1927 - Muskegon, Michigan Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Correspondence, Ruth, in 2006 provided information.

    2. [S6] MI Marriages 1867-1952.