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by evanderveer
Tue Nov 04, 2014 7:01 pm
Forum: General support, questions & suggestions
Topic: Spelling of Dutch names; 17th century
Replies: 6
Views: 8983

Re: Spelling of Dutch names; 17th century

Thank you very much for this information. I find it very interesting and hope to travel to the Netherlands some day. :-D

Ed Vander Veer
by evanderveer
Mon Nov 03, 2014 8:13 pm
Forum: General support, questions & suggestions
Topic: Spelling of Dutch names; 17th century
Replies: 6
Views: 8983

Re: Spelling of Dutch names; 17th century

Hello, I am also wondering about the correct Dutch spelling of my last name Vander Veer. A few years before my father died he changed the spelling of his name to Van der Veer. I have also seen it spelled van Der Veer. I have been told the meaning is "from the dike" or "keeper of the dike". Any infor...