Macatawa Bay Area
History & Heritage

By Luann Hughes DeVries

Introduction:
My desire for this site is to make data of this area more easily accessible for the people who are interested in the History of West Michigan - but live at great distances from here and would otherwise find it hard to obtain.
 

 

Updated:

11 February 2009


Featuring Something NEW:  IRISH IN OTTAWA COUNTY 
GENEALOGIES SEINEN
VanderKolk, Nykamp, Hulst 

 

       Schreuder Descendants of the Kremers & Heins Family
Descendants
of Derk
De Kleine

"Gerlofs"
In the Netherlands
and USA.
Vredeveld
Brummel
Family

Hughes Family
DeVries Family Struick Ancestors
Hofma
Family
  Biemhold

 

Nagelkerke
 Bamberg 
Ancestors of Willem
Kremers/Cremers

Ancestors of Anna
Heins/Heininge
 Renzema
 Family
  "Ulberg"
    Family

 Leestma

 

Wiersma, 
Johnson,
Wyngarden and Van Liere
Jan VanDam
Geesje Meinders

Grinwis
   Kuieck
Ancestors
     Kuieck 
  Descendants
 Plasman
VanWieren
Brouwer, Knoll & Related Families
CEMETERIES Vriesland
Cemeteries
Forest Grove Cemetery  New Groningen
Cemetery 
Jamestown
Cemetery
Ottawa Center Cemetery
Noordeloose
Cemetery
North Holland
Cemetery
  Star/Kridler
   Cemetery
Graafschaap
Cemetery
    Hanley 
  Cemetery
Bentheim
Cemetery
 Old
 Overisel
 Cemetery
Oakland
Cemetery
  Zutphen
 Cemetery
 Drenthe
Cemeteries

West Olive
 Cemetery
    Olive
Township
 Cemetery
St.Mary'sChurch 
      Cemetery
    Marne/Berlin
    ZEELAND 
  CEMETERY
RUSK
CEMETERY

Grand Haven Twp. Cemetery
Beaverdam 
Cemetery
Pilgrim Home
Cemetery
   Holland Center 
   South Dakota

    East Saugatuck
Cemetery

Beaverdam 
 Cemetery
Van Dam 
Cemetery
LOCAL INTEREST Early Zeeland Church Membership Records EARLY
ZEELAND
MARRIAGE
RECORDS

EARLY ZEELAND
CHURCH 
BAPTISMS

Map of
OTTAWA
COUNTY
MICHIGAN
ZEELAND
     CITY
MONUMENT

Life Sketch of Myself: by Jacob DenHerder
Douglas & Saugatuck
Civil War
Chester twp.1912
Ottawa County

Civil War 
Deaths 
Ottawa Co.

Drenthe Reformed Church Records 1849-1882

Drenthe Marriages
by Rev.Boer

Early Ottawa & N.Allegan County Pioneers
Dutch settlements Zeeland 
Immigrants
Early Marriages by 
Van Raalte

Immigrant Ship Lists
of the Holland "Kolonie"
Vriesland
Early
Baptisms
1892,Ottawa
Co.MI.Adult
Males. By Townships.
Early 
Deaths
"Holland Colony"

Immigrants from
Hellendoorn,Overijssel

Hartgerink,
Letter to
Van Raalte

First Reformed Church:
 History & Pictures
 

 


Links 
Local News Paper:
"The Holland Sentinel"
Featured 
new site! 

 
 
 


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Updated:   11 February 2009