Van Raalte, Albertus C. (Albertus Christiaan), 1811-1876

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1811-10-17
Death 1876-07-27
Dutch
Dutch; Flemish

Biographical notes:

Clergyman, founder of Holland, Michigan.

From the description of Albertus Christiaan Van Raalte papers, 1837-1876. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 78136947

Rev. Van Raalte and his family and 53 others sailed in Sept. 1846 from Rotterdam to N.Y. They settled in Holland (Mich.), which they bought in 1847, and recorded and platted by 1848. The Clarke Historical Library has a book of Van Raalte's letters to his wife.

From the description of Warranty deed, 1871. (Clarke Historical Library). WorldCat record id: 46438741

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Subjects:

  • Immigrants
  • Dutch
  • Clergy
  • Dutch Americans

Occupations:

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Places:

  • Holland (Mich.) (as recorded)
  • Ottawa County (Mich.) (as recorded)
  • Holland (Mich.) (as recorded)
  • Michigan--Holland (as recorded)
  • Michigan--Holland (as recorded)
  • Michigan (as recorded)
  • Netherlands (as recorded)