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Dutch Refugees at Maidstone, 1585




The Dutch refugees, above the age of twenty-one, resident in Maidstone in the year 1585.

During 1634 upon the interference of Archbishop Laud with the form of worship of the Dutch at Maidstone the congregation that held services at St. Faith's Chapel dispersed with many of the families returning to the Netherlands.

SURNAMEGIVEN NAMENOTES
Vander SchuereNicasias1570, Minister of the Dutch congregation
de JongePeter1582, Minister of the Dutch congregation
HeardAbel1608, Minister of the Dutch congregation
MillarJohn1625, Minister of the Dutch congregation
   
BaeretJacqueswith his wife and his two servants
BaeretPeterwith his wife
BaudertJanand his wife
BaudertPasschinewidow, and also another widow and a maid, which both dwell with her
BeeckmansChristianwith his wife and four of his servants
BroosJanbachelor
BuaertJooryswith his wife
BuskinsMaeynkena maiden
CallantJanand his wife
DatonPeterwith his wife
de BockJacques 
de ClaerkeJanand his wife, with six of his servants
de ClerckeClaysymesister of Gillis de Clercke
de ClerckeGilliswith his wife
de HaeneJanand his wife
de HondAnthoniewith his wife
de HooghePeterbachelor
de HouckenMacynken 
de JongePeterand his wife, Minister
de la ZonyacartJanwith his wife
FlaalensCaerellwith his wife
FlactensJanand his wife and their son
Fransyne.. 
GoddertLewis 
KreketeJacquesbrother of Karell Krekete, with his boy
KreketeKarellwith his wife
PeDanielwith his wife
PunytJan 
SanctiuzillaAnthonius 
SantineWilliam 
SarketJanwith his wife
SeysenGoollethenwidow
Vaeren.. 
van den BuscheJacques 
van GoreleAdrianwith his wife
van LactenLowyswith his wife, his sister and his maid
van LuctenJooswith his wife and two of his servants
van LurchenCorneliswith his wife
van PeeneJan 
van PeeneJanhis seven servants
van SeneclokJanwith his wife and their two daughters
van SpeybrouckDaniel 
van SpeybrouckeDanielhis maid
van TrubbenLawrenceand his wife
van VleterenMargareta widow with two of her sons
vandenGillis 
vander BruggeJanwith his wife
vander BuscheJacquesand his four servants
vander BuscheLiveingwith his wife and two maidens, which be his cousins
vander DonkKatelynnewidow
vander DonkTamkindaughter of Katelynne vander Donk
vander HacqenGilliswidower
vander HacqenPerinckendaughter of Gillis vander Hacqen
vander VeldeKatelinewidow
vander VincklGillesbatchelor