"I just read on the Nationale Militie Certificaat (image 1009 from the previous link to the marriage supplements) says that NJFW had a one year's reprieve from military service on the grounds that he is an only child. So much for siblings!"
"Laura, Goedemiddag too!
I assume you're referring to Nicolaas Jan Francois, born 24th April 1805. Anyway, the former Dutch colony of Suriname is bordering to the north of Brazil, so you might want to expand your search into that area, too.…"
I found her death certificate of FamilySearch, as part of the marriage supplements for the marriage of her daughter Annetta in 1924. According to the certificate, she died in Leiden on 17 Oct 1916. Here's the link to the image on…"
"Jane, it's well worth it, since there are a lot of 17th century Dutch documents available online, it's just that they are scattered all over the World Wide Web. If you have a general area you need to look at, let me know, and I'll see…"
"Hi, I'm new to this group, so I'll start off with some links. The Internet Archive holds these books:
De norske settlementers historie; en oversigt over den norske indvandring til og bebyggelse af Amerikas nordvesten fra Amerikas…"