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Jacob van de Ward MP (b. - 1693)

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Cornelius van de Vour MP (b. - 1693)

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Abraham Vandevord MP (1684 - 1765)

Abraham's ancstors came from Holland. They came to Canvey Island in Essex to preform drainage work on the island in the 1600s. He lived in Leigh in the dwelling backing onto the shore. He is mentione...

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Abraham Jacob van Imbyze Van Batenburg, Gov. MP (1753 - 1806)

nl.wikipedia... ; en.wikipedia.... Extract copy-typed from McNeil-Reid’s, “My Family”, pp. 7-15 (without illustrations):- Genealogy of the family van Imbyze van Batenburg ...

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George Meunix (deceased)

Upon this guarantee, Derick Hoste, of Middleburg, persuaded "a very learned and devout young man," George Meunix , to undertake the ministry for one year. The congregation of Yar­mouth thought h...

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Mathyas van der Westhuise (deceased)

After thirteen years of useful and varied services to the islanders, Cornelis Jacobsen died, whereupon Peter Priem , who appears to have been one of the most wealthy and influential of the Dutch, was d...

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Lenaert Adriaensen (deceased)

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Morinus Aertsen (deceased)

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Herman Claessen (deceased)

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Teunis Claessen (deceased)

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Jan van Collenberch (deceased)

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Adriaan Cornelissen (deceased)

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Peter Cornelissen (deceased)

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Geraert Henrucksen (deceased)

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Lieven Jacobsen (deceased)

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Adriaen Janssen (deceased)

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Bartolomeus Janssen (deceased)

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Balthazar Janssen (deceased)

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Jan Janssen (deceased)

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Wouter Janssen (deceased)

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William Key (deceased)

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Jan Lawrenssen (deceased)

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Jacob Lievenssen (deceased)

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Peter Martenssen (deceased)

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Jan Pieterssen (deceased)

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Morinus Pieterssen (deceased)

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Boudewyn van Pachtenweghe (deceased)

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Simeon Pawelssen (deceased)

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Rutger Shuller (deceased)

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Boudewijn Stekelorum (deceased)

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Hugo Teunissen (deceased)

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Henryck Thomassen (deceased)

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Cornelius Vandervanker (deceased)

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Laurence Skilder (b. - c.1695)

In the name of God Amen I Laurence Skilder of the Parish of Prittlewell in the County of Essex being in good health of body and of sound and perfect mind and memory praise be there given to Almighty Go...

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Elizabeth Cave MP (deceased)

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Dom Cornelius Jacobson (deceased)

Dom Cornelius Jacobson was elected as the Canvey island Dutchmens first paster and overseer to their morals, and it his name that may be seen, together with Dom Meunix, on the earliest British record s...

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Julius Sludder (deceased)

Julius Sludder was a Dutchman who by 1622 already owned part of Canvey, and may have been responsible for the building of the Dutch cottage in 1618. When it was proposed that Canvey be reclaimed from...

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Joas Croppenburg (deceased)

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Jonas Vandevord MP (deceased)

The Vandervord name rings of Holland and yet this family has retained it with only little change for over 350 years Why did they come to England? A Decree in the Court of Chancery dated 17th Febr...

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Sir Cornelius Wasterdyk Vermuyden MP (1595 - 1677)

Cornelius was the son of Giles Vermuyden and Sarah Werkendet and was born in 1590 on the Isle of Tholen in Zeeland, Netherlands.[2] After training in the Netherlands, Vermuyden's first known activiti...

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