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  • Aechtje Jans Van Norden (1629 - 1690)
    wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com... ; Residence: 1686 SW corner Broad Street and Marketfield, New Amsterdam, New Netherlands. (now New York) Residence: Between 1653 and 1697 Corner of Broad and Marchvelt...
  • Jan Wessel (1580 - 1650)
  • Peder Wessel (c.1560 - d.)
  • Gjertrud Henriksdatter Wessel (1645 - 1727)
    Gjertrud Wessel ABT 1645 - 19 Nov 1726 BIRTH: ABT 1645, Bergen DEATH: 19 Nov 1726, Bergen BURIAL: 14 May 1727, Domkirken, Bergen EVENT: 27 Feb 1732, Skifte i Bergen etter ektefellene Gjertrud Wesse...
  • Abraham Henriksen Wessel (c.1647 - 1732)
    Overtok handensstedet Glesvær fra faren i 1688, kongeleg privilegium til «Kiøb mandskab med Bønderne alleene at drive».

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  • WESSEL
  • WESSELS
  • van WESSEL
  • etcetera....
  • in the Netherlands WESSEL is also a name for a boy and means: 'Berschermer van het leger' - protector of the Army ?
  • In NL-Gelderland there is also a place named WESSEL: Wessel is een buurtschap in de gemeente Barneveld in de Nederlandse provincie Gelderland. De eerste verwijzingen naar de buurtschap Wessel zijn van 1146 (genaamd Wehsle) en 1183 (genaamde Wesle). In de 15e eeuw lezen we over de "Erve ende gued te Wassel in den kerspele van Barnevelt&quo...

See also : http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wessel

http://www.geni.com/surnames/wessel

er zitten er dus al heel wat in het systeem...!

maybe this give a clue: