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Glimpses of the early Dutch settlements in Michigan

Lewis George Vander Velde

Glimpses of the early Dutch settlements in Michigan

as revealed by selections from manuscripts in the Michigan Historical Collections

by Lewis George Vander Velde

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Published by University of Michigan in [Ann Arbor] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Michigan
    • Subjects:
    • Michigan -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Other titlesDutch settlements in Michigan.
      StatementL. G. Vander Velde.
      SeriesBulletin no. 1 of the Michigan Historical Collections, University of Michigan, Bulletin (Michigan Historical Collections) ;, no. 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF575.D9 V3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination11 p. ;
      Number of Pages11
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6042597M
      LC Control Number48045071
      OCLC/WorldCa3995210

      The French/Dutch settlements also increased tensions among Native American groups and introduced new diseases that killed many of them. Samuel de Champlain- In he made the first of eleven voyages to explore and map the lands along the St. Lawrence River. There are more than a dozen towns and cities in the USA named Holland, Hollandale, and Holland, Michigan has the distinction of being the Dutch capitol of Dutch immigrants in the 19 th century headed for West Michigan than anywhere else. And they made their presence felt by clustering in urban neighborhoods and rural villages across the five-county region, .

      Welcome to the Dutch Settlement google satellite map! This place is situated in Kittitas County, Washington, United States, its geographical coordinates are 47° 15' 14" North, ° 27' 24" West and its original name (with diacritics) is Dutch Settlement. Dutch Immigration to Eastern Michigan. Dutch immigrants were among the earliest settlers in Bay County, first arriving in the Saginaw valley circa The vast majority were Catholic, from the southern Dutch province of Noord-Brabant, and came from many generations of farmers.

      First Dutch Settlers The first group of Dutch settlers did not stay for long on the new continent and they can hardly becalled settlers. It had not been their choice to stay there: their ship, the Tyger (tiger) had caught fire sailing on the Hudson. becoming one of the first permanent European settlements in what later became the United States. Landnámabók, by Herman Pálsson (Translator), Paul Edwards (Translator). Iceland was the last country in Europe to become inhabited, and we know more about the beginnings and early history of Icelandic society than we do of any other in the Old World. This world is vividly recounted in The Book of Settlements, first compiled by the first Icelandic historians in the thirteenth century.


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Written by Marco Ramerini. English text revision by Dietrich Köster. The 17th century Dutch colony of Nieuw-Nederland was situated between the South River (Delaware River) and the Fresh River (Connecticut River) with his center on the North or Great River (Hudson River) practically in the present US States of New York, Delaware, Connecticut and New Jersey.

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Joseph. The Dutch colonization of the Americas began with the establishment of Dutch trading posts and plantations in the Americas, which preceded the much wider known colonisation activities of the Dutch in the first Dutch fort in Asia was built in (in present-day Indonesia), the first forts and settlements on the Essequibo River in Guyana date from the s.

Michigan's first two settlements were Detroit (Fort Detroit) and Michilimackinac. From here, settlement eventually radiated outward. With the various Indian claims settled and the land surveys (USPLS) completed, the sale of public land, to new settlers, could begin.

Andrew Bogie was a native of Scotland, moving to White Lake Township with his wife inHe owned a farm on acres. His first son, George, was born in September of George married in his early twenties and had three children.

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