Sources of the ancestral tree of the families Kempeneers-Baldewijns
from Kelsbeek ,Lowel-Vantilt from Wijer(Belgian province of Limburg)
Devroy-Stessens and Reynaerts-Janssens from Leuven (Flemish-Brabant)
On this page you can find all sources that we searched through in our quest.
Data before 1890 was collected at the State Archives in the cities of Hasselt, Leuven and Antwerp. More recent information was gathered from obituaries, family archives, ...
Definition "Genealogy" : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genealogy
Ferrariskaarten derived from The Royal Library
Coat of Arms Waltherus Kempeneers : From teh book bt Baron Léon de Herckenrode "Collection de tombes, épitaphes et blasons, recueillis dans les églises et couvents de la Hesbaye" Ghent , 1846
Adress information Antwerp: Pierre Kempeneers (1780-1835) moved to Antwerp and lived at "2e wijk huisnr 1227". To find out which street and housenumber is meant, a reference table has been composed that can be found at the Felix Archives of Antwerp. 2e wijk nr 1227 corresponds with Blindenstraat 20 (rue des Aveugles 20, street of the Blind) as one can see here (bottom left). In the mariage record with Carolina Robberechts there are 4 more such references: 3-SN 1626 or rue d'Aremberg 17, 3-SN 1041 or rue des Tanneurs 38, 3-SN 1415 or rue du jardin des Arbalétiers 39 and 3-SN 417 or rue de la Musette bleue 12
Religieuze Archiefkaart Sint-Truiden : all information on religious archives in Sint-Truiden
Digitalised of civil records and parish records of Sint-Truiden: http://www.pallas.be/sast/pr.htm
Inventaris onroerend erfgoed : inventory of the Flemish heritage: http://inventaris.vioe.be/
Civilian and parochial records*:
* the links for the records refer to the list made by the Mormones betweeb 1950 and 1970. A complete overview of all available records can be found on the website of the Mormons
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