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Announcement: The Royal Collections of the Netherlands

03-07-2017: Did one of year ancestors work in the Royal Household? As of today you can find the answer on that question in WieWasWie. The information is derived from the staff registers of the Royal Household which were kept from 1814 until 1940.

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Civil registration (burgerlijke stand) is the most important source of basic data about people in the Netherlands for the 19th and 20th centuries. In these civil registers authorities recorded information about births, marriages, divorces, and deaths.

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