A Guide to
Family History in New Netherland
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Traditions of the Dutch Colonists and Other Important Information

New Netherland? What's That?
(A Brief History of New Netherland)

How Did New Netherlanders Choose their Names (and Why Would I Need to Know That)?

What Do I Do if I Don't Know Dutch?

What Were the Birth, Marriage, Death, and Other Customs in New Netherland?

Where Did My New Netherland Ancestor Come From?
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Useful Sources

General Sources

Sources by Settlement
New Amsterdam/Manhattan
Albany/Fort Orange/Beverwyck
Esopus/Kingston
Minisink Valley Region
 
 

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Who? What? When? Where? Why?
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Last updated 17 Nov 2003.
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