Andrew Louis Hoekstra


Personal and Family Information

Andrew was born on 26 Nov 1919 in Grand Rapids, MI , the son of unknown parents.

He died on 14 Oct 1993 in Springfield , Sangamon County, Illinois.

His wife was Portia Kellogg Rich, who he married on 26 NOV 1940 in Roseland, Cook County, Illinois. Their nine known children were Peter Lloyd (1945-1982), Anna Maria (1948-?), James Andrew (1950-1950), Margo (1952-?), Elizabeth Adrianna (1954-?), Andrea Lucy (1956-?), Mary Jo (1958-?), Catherine Francis (1960-?) and John Thomas (1961-?).


Birth26 NOV 1919
Place: Grand Rapids, MI
Death14 OCT 1993
Place: Springfield , Sangamon County, Illinois
Place: Cicero, Cook, Illinois
Age: 20 born Michigan
Address: 58 Court St, house 1406, Cicero, Illinois Peter A Hoekstra 59, Alice 54, JOsephine 24, Andrew20, Electa 16, James P 13
Census4 APR 1950
Place: Jefferson County, Kentucky
Address: Louisville, 1408 Thornberry, dwelling 116 Hoekstra, Andrew L, head wm age 30 , married, born Michigan, resident psychiatry, Veterans hospital __ Portia, wife wf age 29, married born Illinois __ Peter L, son wm age 4, never married, born Colorado __Anna Maria, daughter wf age 1 never Married born Kentucky
BurialOCT 1993
Place: Springfield , Sangamon County, Illinois
Address: Calvary Cemetery Find A Grave Memorial# 134054150


Hoekstra, An...


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Andrew Louis Hoekstra , psychiatrist. Surgeon United States Public Health Service, 1946-1949. Fellow American Psychiatric Association (life).

Background : Hoekstra, Andrew Louis was born November 26, 1919 in Grand Rapids. Son of Peter A. and Alice Jacoba (Clausing) H.

Education: Bachelor of Science, University Chicago, 1941; Doctor of Medicine, University Colorado, Denver, 1945; Diplomate American Board psychiatry and Neurology.

Career: Psychiatrist Pine Rest Christian Hospital, Grand Rapids, 1951-1952; general practice psychiatry, 1952-1968; medical director Ionia County Mental Health Clinic, Ionia, Michigan, 1966-1972; superintendent Jacksonville (Illinois) State Hospital, 1972-1976; psychiatrist McFarland Mental Health Clinic, Springfield, Illinois, since 1976; Consultant Grand Rapids Ghild Guidance Clinic, 1952-1957, Montcalm Mental Health Clinc, Stanton, Michigan, 1968-1970.

Religion: Roman Catholic

Personality, Interests; Other interests: Music, poetry

Connections: Spouse Portia Kellog Rich, November 26, 1940.