Noted events in her life were:
• Census, 1920, Kansas, Philliips County Bow Creek Township, Roll 544 Book 1, Page 167a. Age 56 yrs.
Gertrude married Antone (Anthony) DeBey, son of Geert DeBey and Marchien Van Wijk, on 17 Oct 1885. (Antone (Anthony) DeBey was born on 30 Dec 1859 in Wildervank, Netherlands and died on 20 Sep 1921 in Dispatch, Kansas.)