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A legal document recording the marriage of Albertus Christiaan Van Raalte and Christina Johanna de Moen on this date. V.R. is described as 24 years of age and a candidate in theology, born in Wanneperveen and living in Hattem. Christina is 21 years old, unemployed, born in Leiden and living on Heerengracht Street.
Leiden, the Netherlands
The original documents are held in the Albertus C. Van Raalte Collection (M300) or the Dirk B.K. Van Raalte Collection (M301) in Heritage Hall, Hekman Library, Calvin University, Grand Rapids, MI. The Van Raalte material in Heritage Hall has since been reorganized.
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Van Hoorn, P. G.; Kennedy, Simone; and Kennedy, Nella, "Legal Document of the Marriage - Wedding Certificate" (1836). Van Raalte Papers: 1830-1839. 38.