Mary Ann Bernards VanDyke
Parents: John Bernards and Anna VandenBrocks
Born 1846 in Reek, Holland, province of Noord Brabant
Moved to USA with her parents at age 15
Died in 1922 at age 75
Married Theodore VanDyke in DePere, Wisconsin on September 5, 1869 Theodore and Mary VanDyke moved to Verboort, Oregon in 1880 by way of railroad to SanFrancisco, then by river boat to Portland.
They were the parents of seven children.
The first five were born in Wisconsin, and the last two were born in Oregon.
-Anna (Mrs. William Vandervelden)
-Petronella "Nellie" (Mrs. William Verboort)
-Theodora "Dora" (Mrs. Albert Jansen)