Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

7/8/2007

Malaysian Potpourri (The Dutch Community): Surnames clue to Dutch roots

MALACCA: Hazel Westerhout, 57, is a rare Malaysian.

Of Dutch origin, she can trace her family’s roots back 220 years when Johan Bartolomew Westerhout first stepped on Malacca soil.

Hazel, the eighth generation of local Westerhouts, has also created a family tree that is being used by relatives to understand their origins. for more click here

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