John Van Vlaanderen1

M, b. circa 1873, d. 7 March 1941
FatherPeter Van Vlaanderen1 b. 1851, d. bt 1900 - 1910
     John Van Vlaanderen was born circa 1873 in Netherlands.1 He married Lavina Botbyl on 22 October 1896.1 John Van Vlaanderen died on 7 March 1941 in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida.1

His obituary appeared on 3 July 1941
John Van Vlaanderen, formerly of Paterson, died March 7, 1941 in West Palm Beach on vacation. He was 68 yr old. He was born in the Netherlands en came to the US at age 16. He was married 22 Oct 1896 to Lavina Botbyl. He is survived by his son Albert P, 2 daughters Christina Horn and Ada Miller, a brother Cornelius, and 6 sisters Mrs. G. Bos, Mrs. John Hoogendam, Mrs John Van Vlaanderen, Mrs. George Kuipers, Mrs. John Vogel, and Mrs. Diederich van Hoff.1

1920 Fed. census: Household of John Van Vlaanderen, 123 Haledon Ave (1st Ward), Paterson City, Passaic County, New Jersey. Household consists of John, his wife Lavina and 3 children: Albert, Christine and Ada, and his brother-in-law William Botbyl.2


  1. [S14] Pat. Eve. News, March 7, 1941, pg. 31A.
  2. [S7] 1920 Federal Census, John VanVlaanderen, Jan 1920. T625 Roll: 1064 Page: 138 (sheet 13A), ED 69.