Dutch Surnames

The Digitized Records of the Dutch - The world of the Dutch is going digital. In what records, you might ask? Read on to find out more!

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A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776
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Names, Names and More Names : Locating Your Dutch Ancestor in Colonial America
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Common Dutch Last Names

  • De Jong
  • De Vries
  • Jansen
  • Van de Berg
  • Bakker

  • Van Dijk
  • Visser
  • Janssen
  • Smit
  • Meijer

  • Beekman
  • De Witt
  • Hasbrouck
  • Ten Eyck
  • Wynkoop

    Web Sites

    Dutch Surname Index
    Accesses several genealogical databases for Dutch surnames, coats of arms, emigrant lists, and heraldry.

    Holland Family History
    Genealogical research Netherlands with a database of 6500 surnames.

    NedGen The Dutch Genealogy SearchEngine
    Search for European ancestors, familytrees and surnames in Europe. Separate genealogy indexes for France, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, UK, Norway passengerlists.

    Dutch Genealogy links
    Genealogical resource guide provides access to a variety of Dutch archives, societies, directories, and family homepages.

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