Michiel de Ruyter, admiraal

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Michiel Adriaensz de Ruyter

Also Known As: "'Bestevâer'"
Birthplace: Vlissingen, Zeeland, Nederland
Death: Died in Siracusa, Sicilia, Italia
Cause of death: Died wounded after the Sea Battle of Agosta
Place of Burial: Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Son of Adriaen Michielsz and Alida Jansdr
Husband of Maayke Volders; Neeltje Engels and Anna van Gelder
Father of Aelken de Ruyter; Adriaen de Ruyter; Cornelia "Neeltje" de Ruyter; Alida de Ruyter; Engel de Ruyter, vice-admiraal and 2 others

Occupation: Admiraal, Luitenant-Admiraal
Managed by: George J. Homs
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March 24, 1607
Vlissingen, Zeeland, Nederland
March 16, 1631
Age 23
December 14, 1631
Age 24
July 1, 1636
Age 29
September 27, 1637
Age 30
Flushing, Zeeland, The Netherlands
September 20, 1639
Age 32
Flushing, Zeeland, The Netherlands
January 16, 1642
Age 34
Flushing, Zeeland, The Netherlands
May 2, 1649
Age 42
Vlissingen, Zeeland, Nederland
January 8, 1652
Age 44
December 1, 1652
Age 45
Flushing, Zeeland, The Netherlands