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Johannes Hendricu Loeven Marriage certificate help

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Re: Johannes Hendricu Loeven Marriage certificate help

Posted: 1336944404000
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The line after Johannes' last name, "Loeffe" says: "Fusilier bij het eerste Battalion der vijfde afdeeling Nationale Militie" or, "fusilier with the first Battalion the fifth division National Militia".

The word fusilier was a French word meaning "musket". So, in other words, he was an infantry man equipped with a musket.

Dienstbaar means, in more certain terms, "available". So, Luke is correct when he states she is out of work but the intent is that she is available to work.

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