The family Westera goes back to wealthy land owners back in the Netherlands. over the centuries the family grew and grew to the extend that the name can now be found all over the world including Australia Canada and the USA. some say the name Westra is also related to the family Westera. but research seems to show that they are 2 separate families altogether.
follow this link to find out more about the name Westera. and their family tree.
A book was published In Dutch about the Family Westera if you want to get hold of it you can contact us for a copy.
Title: “Het Overijssels Geslacht Westera uit Zalk” By : J.M.Westera. ISBN : 90-9008511-4/CIP