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From: Cor Snabel <>
Subject: Re: [D-Col] Some 1600's shipwrecks (was: Penelope Stout----a legend)
Date: Tue, 19 Nov 2002 22:00:53 +0100
References: <20021119203616.90783.qmail@web41212.mail.yahoo.com>


Hello Jerry,

Jerry Vandiver wrote:
>
> Cor may correct my understanding of this, but I have
> always understood that when the name is found "van
> Veere" or "van der Veere', it was probably referring
> to the town in Zeeland. The town was named for the
> "ferry" that ran from there.

Our messages were sent almost simultaneously.
As usual you are absolutely right. :-D
Thanks
Cor


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