~Photos & Identification detail submitted by family descendant, Larry Vredenburgh

Family Photos -- Vredenburgh Families of Blencoe, Iowa

Great-Grandfather, Mark Rodger Vredenburgh

Grandfather, Clifford Vredenburgh

Grandson, Larry Vredenburgh (the contributor of these photos & history)



Great Grandfather Mark Vredenburgh had the lead role in this play.

MARK RODGER VREDENBURGH (Elias2, Henry1) was born on 21 Jun 1876 in River Sioux, Harrison, Iowa, USA. He died on 12 Apr 1952 in Bellflower, Los Angeles, California, USA. He married Orpha Delphine Davis, daughter of Andrew Jackson Davis and Elizabeth Rebecca Myers, on 03 May 1900 in Sioux Township, Monona, Iowa, USA. She was born on 03 Mar 1879 in Mapleton, Monona, Iowa, USA. She died on 26 Feb 1962 in Bellflower, Los Angeles, California, USA (Age: 82).


Mark's school bus. Photo taken 18 Dec 1930.

Blencoe Landmark Being Torn Down - COTTAGE HOTEL

CLIFFORD WAYNE VREDENBURGH was born on 02 Jul 1902 in Blencoe, Monona, Iowa, USA. He died on 04 Mar 1985 in Lakewood, Los Angeles, California, USA.


Cliff's Piano Class 


Mark and Clifford on the Indian Motorcycle

Miss Bartholomeu's Class, 1910

Grandfather Clifford Vredenburgh is in each of these school photographs.


~Above: Class Photo, 1914 -- Blencoe, Iowa

Class Photo below- 1916 - Blencoe, Iowa


Miss Bartholomeu's 8, 9, 10 grade class, Blencoe, Iowa circa 1917

Back Row: 1:Mae Noble, 2:Lillian Haris, 3: Ruth McGill, 4: Pearl Johnson, 5: Tobie McGill, 6: Miss Bartholomeu, 7: Harold Johnson, 8: Elaine Gray, 9: Elizabeth Glenn, 10: Esther Loomis, 11: Naden

Middle Row 1: Gladys Burger, 2: Helen Chapman, 3: Flossie Samson, 4: Mae Pinney, 5: Fern Lee, 6: Mildred Cline, 7: Philip Johnston

Front Row 1: Phil Naden, 2: Harley Hayden, 3: Glen Chapman, 4: Bern McGill, 5: Clifford Vredenburgh, 6: Henry Johnston, 7: Paul Cline, 8: David Gray

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