Current Day Map of Sint Philipsland, Zeeland, Netherlands
Sint Philipsland is located in the province of Zeeland in the Netherlands. It is the name of the village where many of Kirk's van den Bos ancestors lived. The village of Sint Philipsland was founded in 1645.
1866 Map of Sint Philipsland, Netherlands
Neeltje Cornelia van den Bos, Kirk's great grandmother was born in Sint Philipsland in 1877. I have traced the van den Bos family to the 1700's in Sint Philipsland. Other ancestor's surnames include Nelisse, Quist, van Oostende, Verwijs, de Zutter, and de Groene. These surnames are from Sint Philipsland, Netherlands, too.
Christian Reformed Church, Sint Philipsland, Netherlands
The Christian Reformed Church in Sint Philipsland, Netherlands was built in 1668. Kirk's ancestors were of the Christian Reformed faith.
The above map of The Netherlands shows where the van den Bos name can be found today. The darker the color the more people with the van den Bos name living in that area. Sint Philipsland is to the left of the arrow.