This is the homepage of
Jan van den Berg


This page (english version) is especially made for the American descendants of the early emigrants with the name:

Van Sant (later spelled as Van Zandt)

There are probably thousands of ancestors among those early refugees. Several hundreds of them (500) can be find on this site. Those with particular interests  in the European ancestors are able to found the total of 2600 persons with a name like:

Van de Sandt, Van der Sandt, Van 't Sant, Van de Zandt, Zandt, Van der Zandt and so on and so on.

The history of this name goes back into the14th century.

The above mentioned information about the early emigrants is printed in English, the rest will remain in dutch.



What's on this site:


I hope you will find what you are looking for...where ever you are.

Sincerely yours: Jan van den Berg

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