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Friesland geography question

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Friesland geography question

Posted: 20 Apr 2012 5:54PM GMT
Classification: Query
I have an ancestor, Cornelis Jans, who was married in 1723 in the village of Ureterp. I'm having trouble deciphering where he was from -- it was written in the margin, and this particular priest, well, I've seen worse, but he sure didn't write in block letters -- it looks like "van de 8ragten". I'm pretty sure there's no Dutch word or place as "8ragten". Any thoughts?

Steve Kuiper
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s_kuiper_lm_f... 20 Apr 2012 11:54PM GMT 
Hollandroots 21 Apr 2012 3:07PM GMT 
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