Letters 8/30/2017

Author Eddie Price will present “Remember the Raisin!” as the Dinner speaker on Saturday night.He will have handouts of the song sheet we will be singing from, a great little “ditty” from the time period called “Hunters of Kentucky!” Andrew Jackson would use it as his campaign song. Although many Kentuckians were not pleased with Jackson, they LOVED the song which was

Letters 8/29/2017

Are HITEs considered Low Dutch? Feel free to share these items, just credit DUTCH LETTERS (date), free genealogy round robin published by Carolyn Leonard. Anyone who wishes to be added to the mailing list, send an email to me at Editor234@gmail.com and say they would like to be on the list – and let us know their Dutch connection

Letters 8/27/2017

Interesting Westerfield family info here We will be attending in spurts as I am working Thursday and Friday and cannot arrive in Frankfort until 4pm.  Earl is working on Friday & Saturday 3-11 but will be coming to the Sunday morning events.  We live 15 miles from the conference center, so will not need any bus transportation. I am attempting to link

Letters 08/19/2017

hmmm Mercer County Marriages 1850s Feel free to share these items, just credit DUTCH LETTERS (date), free genealogy round robin published by Carolyn Leonard. Anyone who wishes to be added to the mailing list, send an email to me at Editor234@gmail.com and say they would like to be on the list – and let us know their Dutch connection

Letters 08/15/2017

Holy Moley! What an incredible program on tap for the Dutch Cousins.gathering Here are three of our top “executive” Dutch Cousins. Couldn’t do it without them. Janice Cozine of Kentucky, our treasurer and registrar.  Lynn Rogers of Ohio, the 2017 Coordinator Pam Ellingson of Wisconsin, our master webmaster www.DutchCousins.org Don’t be a tardy bird! Feel free to

Letters 08/09/2017

  Only 4 weeks! 28 days! —————————————————– ARE YOU REGISTERED YET? BETTER DO IT NOW so we know how many chairs, and meals, to order. GO TO: Our official website: www.DutchCousins.org Webmaster Pam Ellingson of Wisconsin (At the front page,”Gathering 2017”) Download the registration blank, fill it out and send it in! —————————————————– LAST CHANCE!

Letters 08/07/2017

Worship in the Faith of our Forefathers   Russell L. Gasero, Archivist of the Reformed Church in America (RCA) in New Brunswick, NJ is coming to conduct the special service in our newly rededicated and restored Old Mud Meetinghouse at Harrodsburg onSunday, September 10, 2017. His sermon will be on Psalm 16:6: “The boundary lines

Letters 08/04/2017

  LAST CHANCE! BETTER HURRY! We have some really special events included this year for the first time. – For the pre-con event at the Kentucky History Center in Frankfort on Thursday evening September 7, Debra Renard, a DNA EXPERT will speak on what you might hope to learn from a DNA TEST. – Friday,

Letters 8/1/2017

Photo of Claude Westerfield in the pulpit at the Old Dutch Church of Sleepy Hollow NY . It is with deep sadness I share the news of the passing of Claude Westerfield, who served as leader and president of the Dutch Cousins from 2005 to 2013. —————————————————– LAST CHANCE!  BETTER HURRY!   We have some

Letters 7/27/2017

BETTER HURRY!  ONLY FOUR DAYS LEFT TO GET THE REGISTRATION DISCOUNT AND A FREE +BAG! We have some really special events included this year for the first time. – For the pre-con event at the Kentucky History Center in Frankfort on Thursday evening September 7, Debra Renard, a DNA EXPERT will speak on what you might hope to