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1:30 pm

What’s in a Dutch Name?

January 5 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Main Library, 111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, 49503 United States

Genealogist Janet Sjaarda Sheeres will explore the origins and meanings of Dutch surnames, as well as the provincial/regional differences of them. Learn what all the Van, Vander, and de prefixes mean and which ancestor decided your last name. Discover how the names were changed upon entering the United States. This program is co-sponsored by the […]

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