Researching Zeeland emigrants
Looking for Zeeland emigrants who left their country in the 19th and 20th centuries? Search and find migrants in Zeeland Ancestors, the database with personals data by the Zeeland Archives.
Many Zeelanders went abroad in the 19th and 20th centuries for both religious and economic reasons. A large number of emigrants settled in the United States.
Many Zeelanders in the 19th and 20th century left their country and settled in North America. This search guide provides sources for doing research on emigrants to both the United States and Canada.
Jacobus Cools left Zeeland for the sake of 'amelioration of existence'. What did he take with him on his trip to Kalamazoo, Michigan?
For centuries, Zeelanders left their country to live elsewhere. For example in South Africa, Indonesia, Suriname, United States of America, Canada and Brazil.