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Remi Verhougestraete (1890 - 1964)

Born in Peteghem, Belgiummap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 22 Sep 1919 in Essex, Ontario, Canadamap
Father of [private daughter (1920s - unknown)]
Died at about age 73 in Michiganmap
Profile last modified | Created 26 Sep 2009
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Remi Verhougestraete has Belgian origins.

Remi was born in 1890 in Belgium,[1] the son of Victor Verhougestraete and Klemonse Van Lpeybrok, and immigrated to the US on 27 Apr 1910 at Ellis Island, New York, New York.[2] He married Mary Eckhout on 22 Sep 1919 in Essex, Ontario, Canada.[3] She died in 1935 and he married Mary Balduck on 29 Feb 1936 at Detroit, Wayne, Michigan.[4] They divorced on 6 Feb 1945 in Wayne County, Michigan.[5] He was naturalized on 27 Dec 1939[6] and passed away in 1964.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 9 January 2021), Remie Verhougstrae, Jun 1964; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  2. "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 2 March 2021), Remi Verhougstroete, 1910.
  3. Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1939 - Essex - 1919 - Image 2198 - $Ancestry Record
  4. Michigan, U.S., Marriage Records, 1867-1952 - $Ancestry Record
  5. Michigan, U.S., Divorce Records, 1897-1952 - $Ancestry Record
  6. "Michigan, Eastern and Western Districts, Naturalization Records, 1837-1993", database, FamilySearch ( : 21 July 2020), Remie or Remi Verhougstraete or Werhougstraete, 1939.

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