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Della Van Tuyl 1894




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Jan Otten van Tuyl 1635

Isaac Van Tuyl 1681

Abraham Van Tuyl

Isaac Van Tuyl

John Van Tuyl

Isaac Van Tuyl

Lewis A. Van Tuyl

George Edwin Van Tuyl 1865





    Della Van Tuyl was born in Petrolia, Ontario, Canada, July 21, 1894, youngest daughter of George Edwin and Mary (Rutledge) Van Tuyl.  Della moved to Detroit, Michigan at approximately aged 16 to live with her elder sisters.  In Detroit, Della  met and married Orville Jesse Gurnee.  They had six children and ten grandchildren.


    My grandparents, Della (Van Tuyl) and  Orville Gurnee, 1965.


    My mother, Mary (Gurnee) Farrell, daughter of Della (Van Tuyl) and Orville Grunee), grandaughter of George Edwin Van Tuyl, December 1939.


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