Dutch emigrants in the 19e centuryJannetje Slabbekoorn, Jannetje is my great-grandmother and is wearing the traditional Zuid-Beveland costume, with the distinctive large, stiffly starched hat, including large gold square kissers worn at the temples.My grandfather Cornelis KloostermanThe yacht of the Chamber of Rotterdam(1790) for the Dutch East India Company salutes an East-Indiaman and a Dutch man-of-war on the roadstead of Hellevoetsluis.Cornelis (Cees) KloostermanOrigin of the Kloosterman nameHolland or Netherlands?Image Map

Sign my guestbook

Sign my guestbook2017-02-25T07:44:36+00:00
         Read also:
  My website in the press
  My website awards
“Hail, guest, we ask not what thou art; If friend, we greet thee, hand and heart;
If stranger, such no longer be; If foe, our love shall conquer thee.”
Said in an old Welsh door verse
Back to read my guestbook