Michiel de Ruyter, admiraal

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Michiel Adriaensz de Ruyter

Also Known As: "Machgyel Adriaensoon", "'Bestevâer'"
Birthplace: Vlissingen, Zeeland, Nederland
Death: Died in Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Cause of death: Erysipelas, als gevolg van ernstige verwondingen door een kanonskogel tijdens de Slag bij Agosta (22/04/1676) // Erysipelas, as a result of serious injury by a canon ball during the Battle of Agosta (22/04/1676)
Place of Burial: Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Son of Adriaen Michielsz and Aelken Jansdr
Husband of Maayke Velders; 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
Brother of Lucretia and Neeltje
Half brother of Maaike

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March 24, 1607
Vlissingen, Zeeland, Nederland
March 24, 1607
Vlissingen, Zeeland, Netherlands
- 1631
Age 16
Dublin, Ireland