Genealogy Projects tagged with emigratie on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Emigrants from the Dutch province of Zeeland

    Emigrants from Zeeland Over time people from the province of Zeeland left for South Africa, Indonesia, Suriname, North America and Brazil, to establish colonies, settlements, cities or communities . An important motive was trade : mainly countries where the VOC or WIC traded were popular with Zeelanders . Soldiers, merchants , landowners and administrators took their families to various tra...