My grandfather, Leendert de Vogel was born in Schiedam Born on:14 Nov 1867 at: Schiedam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands Married to:Rose Hannah de VOGEL née HUBBARD Married on:1901 at:St John the Baptist, Islington, London, England. He died on:07 Mar 1950 at:Dunedin, New Zealand
Grandfather was descended from Arien de Vogel and his son, Gijsbert de Vogel, whose details are as follows:
Gijsbert de VOGEL (c. 1715-dec.), the son of Arien de Vogel, was born at Langerak, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands circa 1715. He married Hiligje Kartel at Oudewater, Utrecht, Netherlands on Sunday 6th May 1742, the marriage producing seven children: Adrianus (c. 1743-dec.), Jan (c. 1745-dec.), Jannigje (c. 1747-dec.), Hendrikje (1749-dec.), Jan (c. 1751-1826), Cornelius (1755-dec.) and Jannigje (1757-dec.).
Personal History: Gijsbert Ariense de Vogel born circa 1715 was described, at the time of announcing his intended marriage in Oudewater, as born Langerak on the otherside of the River Lek. LangerakOn 13 April 1742 he gave notice of his intention to marry Hilligie Kartel, the eldest child of Jan & Jannigje Kartel of Oudewater.
They married in Oudewater on 6 May 1742.
The children from this marriage were all baptized in Oudewater and a witness to the baptisms of Children 18.104.22.168.6. was Barbara van Puffelen.
Reference Material: (a) Information on the birth of Gijsbert de Vogel was supplied by the Centraal Bureau Voor Genealogie in the Hague on 12 July 1995.
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