1888 - Marriage by the Glove. A marriage by proxy, or as it is called, "marriage by the glove," is prevalent in Holland, and is brought about by the fact that many of the eligible young men, after having finished their education, depart for Dutch India. A friend selects a willing young lady, generally one with a substantial dot ...Read MORE...
1919 - July 11 – The eight-hour day and free Sunday become law for workers in the Netherlands.
www.wikipedia.org July 11, 1919 Added: 6/30/2014 8:37:53 AM - 1 Updated: 6/2/2015 2:59:04 PM - 1
Ancestors Who Were Born Here
(abt. 1616, Netherlands (Holland) - 27 October 1675, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA)
(1618, Netherlands (Holland) - 18 December 1675, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA)
(bet. 1606-1607, Netherlands (Holland) - 23 November 1695, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA)
Michel Gereyt DeForest
(18 June 1637, Netherlands (Holland) - 1690, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada (Port Royal, Acadia))
(1675, Netherlands (Holland) - 24 November 1725, Québec (Quebec), Québec, Canada (Quebec City))
(abt. 1622, Netherlands (Holland) - 1701, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA)
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