, Netherlands (Holland) - The Church of St Lawrence. Rotterdam
The pilgrims of the Rhine ([1834])
, Netherlands (Holland)

The Church of St Lawrence. Rotterdam
The pilgrims of the Rhine ([1834])
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, Netherlands (Holland) - The Royal Palace at the Hague
The Illustrated London News, 1849
, Netherlands (Holland)

The Royal Palace at the Hague
The Illustrated London News, 1849
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, Netherlands (Holland) - Weeper's Tower, Amsterdam
Picturesque Europe : with illustrations on steel and wood by the most eminent artists ([1876-1879])
, Netherlands (Holland)

Weeper's Tower, Amsterdam
Picturesque Europe : with illustrations on steel and wood by the most eminent artists ([1876-1879])
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, Netherlands (Holland) - Leiden, Stadhuis (1910)
, Netherlands (Holland)

Leiden, Stadhuis (1910)
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History of the Netherlands in 5 Minutes

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1701 - England, Austria, Netherlands formed Alliance against France

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1745 - England, Austria, Saxony, Netherlands formed alliance against Russia; French forces defeated Ango-Dutch army at Fontenoy

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1748 - Riot broke out in Amsterdam after public execution; over 200 killed

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(1780 - 1783) Netherlands at war with England

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1784 - Peace of Versailles ended war between France, England, Holland; Holland banned orange clothes

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1793 - France declared war on Britain and Netherlands; French conquered Geertruidenberg, Netherlands

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1825 - Dike breaks caused severe flooding, more than 800 died (Netherlands)

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1870 - Amstel Brewery opened (Netherlands)

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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.

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Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Chandler
  Sarah Chandler (abt. 1616, Netherlands (Holland) - 27 October 1675, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA)

Cooke
  Jacob Cooke (1618, Netherlands (Holland) - 18 December 1675, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA)
  John Cooke (bet. 1606-1607, Netherlands (Holland) - 23 November 1695, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA)

DeForest
  Michel Gereyt DeForest (18 June 1637, Netherlands (Holland) - 1690, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada (Port Royal, Acadia))

Girardin
  Jean Girardin (1675, Netherlands (Holland) - 24 November 1725, Québec (Quebec), Québec, Canada (Quebec City))

Masterson
  Sarah Masterson (abt. 1622, Netherlands (Holland) - 1701, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA)

Wynen (Wijnen)
  Albert (Egbertus) Wynen (Wijnen) (7 August 1823, Netherlands (Holland) - , )
 


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Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1603
Francis Cooke (abt. 1583 - 7 April 1663) & Hester Mahieu (abt. 1585 - 18 June 1666)
married 30 June 1603

1615
Roger Chandler (abt. 1590 - bef. 1665) & Isabella Chilton (15 January 1586 - abt. 1665)
married 21 July 1615

1619
Richard Masterson (abt. 1594 - 1633) & Mary Goodall (1600 - 1659)
married 23 November 1619
 




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