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Re: Charles J. Zylstra--Hawarden, IA 1930's
Posted by: Deborah Brownfield - Stanley (ID *****1616) Date: May 08, 2005 at 06:52:28
In Reply to: Charles J. Zylstra--Hawarden, IA 1930's by Val Haverhals of 10

Hello Val,

Don't know how far along you have come with your research since you posted your message, but I think this is the family you were asking about.


IOWA OFFICIAL REGISTER 1933-1934

BIOGRAPHIES OF STATE REPRESENTATIVES

CHARLES J. ZYLSTRA, Hawarden. - Representative from Sioux county, was born in the Netherlands July 31, 1891, and received his education there. In 1909 he arrived in Sioux county, where he has lived since. His interests have been
varied, including farming, creamery business, and electrical merchandising and manufacturing. Married in 1912 to Sarah Miedema of Sioux Center and they have one son, Adelbert, and five daughters, Freida, Alvina, Pauline, Bernice, and Marion. Serving first term in the legislature. A democrat.

http://www.iagenweb.org/history

I have nothing further on the family and I have no connection. Hope this helps.

Deborah


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