US immigrant Leonardus's (D.10.) forefathers came from the Dutch Flemish Region, today West Flanders Belgium.
His grandfather Laurentius (C.) moved in 1745 from Ruiselede to Lapscheure, West Flanders-Belgium. His father Leonardus (D.) moved in 1805 to the Village of Biervliet in Zeelandic Flanders- Holland, were he was born.
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SS Amsterdam I, sailed from Amsterdam via Boulonge-France to New York, November 1883. On this voyage Leonardus van Pamelen, Hendrika and their three sons Engelbertus, Petrus and Augustus.
Clarence Palmer, a descent of Leonardus van Pamelen visit the place of birth
IJzendijke (Isendieka) of his grandfather
Augustus (August) van Pamelen in 1997.
For our friends in Manito, Havana-IL, Scappoose and Portland-OR the
familly history and genealogical tree of the van Pamelen (Palmer) family.
I took the opportunity to dig up the past and ensure your children know their ancestors.