Netherlands Place Names
Overview[edit | edit source]
Use this site to locate the Municipality (Gemeente) and Province (Provincie) for Dutch towns.
Content[edit | edit source]
Each town listing includes
- Town name
Internet address[edit | edit source]
or do a Google search for 4800 plaatsnamen
Cost[edit | edit source]
Tips[edit | edit source]
Enter Netherlands place names into PAF, New FamilySearch or any other program as:
City (Plaats), Municipality (Gemeente), Province (Provincie), Nederland. New FamilySearch has a 'standardized' version for the localities, however, they are often not correct, so just put in the proper locality and ignore the warning that the standardized version was not used. Please do not translate the localities into English.