Source Information

Ancestry.com. Netherlands, Baptism Index, 1557-1902 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
Original data: DTB Dopen. WieWasWie. https://www.wiewaswie.nl/: accessed 24 May 2016.

About Netherlands, Baptism Index, 1557-1902

About this collection

This collection consists of an index to baptism records held at various archives throughout the Netherlands. The level of details may vary, but typically the following information is available for each record.

  • child's name
  • gender
  • date of baptism
  • place of baptism
  • father's name
  • mother's name

Also included is the name of the archive where the original record can be found, as well as a link to the record on the source website. In most cases, additional information about the original record will be available via that link. In some cases, images of the original records may be available via that link as well.

Note: All data in this third-party database was obtained from WieWasWie. Ancestry.com does not support or make corrections or changes to the original data. To learn more about these records, please refer to WieWasWie's website.

Updates:
31 Jul 2019: Added 2,805,109 new records. 16 May 2019: Added 3,854,721 new records.

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