Genealogy
Families from Brabant / Belgium

 Brabant Short historical and geographical survey of Brabant.

 Emigration Emigration of Walloons to the USA in the middle of the 19th century.

 Genealogy Herbigniaux Genealogical database : Surname list, Persons index, Surnames with places where they appear, Places with surnames appearing

 Surnames Belgium - USA Comparative index of surnames alterations during the emigration to the USA.

 Patronymics Origin of several surnames from the Herbigniaux genealogy.

 French Flanders
French/Flemish(Dutch) and Flemish(Dutch)/French glossary of placenames.
This French Flanders section was written by Jean Frutsaert
j.frutsaert@skynet.be

Other genealogy Web sites


  • Michel Bero (B) http://users.skynet.be/mbero/genea Families Bero, De Bleye, De Maeght, Houart, Reumont.

  • CHAW (B) http://www.chawavre.org Website of the "Cercle Historique, Archéologique et Généalogique de Wavre et du Brabant Wallon".

  • John Clinch (GB) http://www.belgium.ww2.info History of evasions from Belgium during WW2. A Belgian family's story during WW1 and WW2. Family Deloge.

  • Tim Coulthart (USA) http://www.geocities.com/tcoulthart/ Families Janquart, Jeanquart, Balza.

  • Scott Michael Crevier (USA) http://www.family.crevier.org/ Families Crevier, Olson, Legrave, Gilson.

  • Jim Euclide (USA) http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=jimdoteuc Families Euclide, Lebrun.

  • Ron Flemal (USA) http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=rcflemal Families Flemal, Williams.

  • Alvin Mathy (USA) http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=fortemps Families Mathy, Fortemps.

  • P B A C (USA) http://www.rootsweb.com/~wipbac Site of the "Peninsula Belgian American Club" Wisconsin. Information concerning the Belgians in Wisconsin and their descendants.

  • Kim Potier (USA) http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=kimpotier Families Potier, Walker.

  • Trina Rabida (USA) http://www.degrandfamily.com Families Degrandgagnage, Degrand.

  • José Schoovaerts (B) http://pages.whowhere.com/arts/schoovaerts.j/ and http://www.angelfire.com/me/schoovlab/ Genealogy, old Flemish firstnames, seals of old Bruges's guilds, paleography, art gallery, walloon language.

  • Gary Tremblé (USA) http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/t/r/e/Gary-A-tremble/ "From Belgium & Bohemia to Wisconsin". Families Tremblez, Duquaine, Foley, De Decker, Woracek.

  • Willy Vandenplas (B) http://www.vandenplas2.yucom.be Families Vandenplas, Duchateau, Mawet, Collin and connected.