• Family History

    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

    3 Responses to Family History

    1. W.Ruitenberg
      March 27, 2020 at 2:40 pm

      Ik wil graag een exemplaar van dit boek.

      • April 21, 2020 at 2:30 pm

        it weet niet of dat nog mogelijk is

    2. Lambert Westera
      May 24, 2020 at 5:17 am

      My name is Lambert Westera. Born March 15, 1947 in Doetinchem, Holland. My family (We) are in the book mentioned above. Our home country is Canada. My Mother and Father immigrated from Holland and were Teuntje Bastina Westera (ne Prins) and Hendrik Westera son of Lambert Westera who was the Chief of Police in Doesburg, Holland.

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