Jean Florent Van der Voort

First NameJean
Middle NameFlorent
Last NameVan der Voort (Joannes Florent van der Voort)
Date of birth10 March 1850
GenderMale
ProfessionRetired Fish salesman
Family MembersMarie Madeline Van der Voort (child)
Arrival in the UK15 December 1914
NotesFather of Florent van der Voort who initially came to Laugharne and then moved to work at Letchworth. A translated letter to his son was published in "The Welshman" in January 1915. Letter described his journey from Berchem to Dover. Contradictory evidence of employment - Fish Salesman/Clerk at Court of Justice. Source: Wife's death certificate (24/02/1919) and Belgian National Archives. Newspaper account on microfiche at Carmarthen Library.
Belgian Addresses
  • Meibloemstraat, Berchem Antwerp, Belgium
UK Addresses
  • 49 Vyner Street, York, UK
  • 26 New Walk Terrace, York, UK
  • 36 Garth Terrace, York, UK
  • 80 Ridge Avenue, Letchworth Garden City, UK
  • 29 Malden Hill, New Malden, UK

Meibloemstraat, Berchem Antwerp, Belgium

49 Vyner Street, York, UK

26 New Walk Terrace, York, UK

36 Garth Terrace, York, UK

80 Ridge Avenue, Letchworth Garden City, UK

29 Malden Hill, New Malden, UK