Book of certificates for house numbers in the Holland, MI area. This book is a log of house numbers issued to builders by the Holland City Clerk from March of 1908 through December of 1923.
City clerks appearing in this book are William Van Eyck (1869-1934) and Richard Overway (1878-1964). Area residents receiving house numbers include the following: Anthony Van Ry (pg 3); Henry Streur (pg 5); Frank Bolhuis (pg 5); and, Willard Harrington (pg 6).
William Van Eyck was born 9-6-1869 in Michigan to Hendrik Van Eyk (1820–1894) and Hilligje Kamps Van Eyk
(1829–1884). William left his position as city clerk in 1909 and began work as a postmaster in Holland, MI.
William passed away in Holland, MI on 1-23-1934.
Richard Overway was born 9-2-1878 in Ottawa County, MI to Derk Overway (1855–1939) and Dina Nykamp Overway (1859–1924).
Richard passed away on 12-29-1964 in Grand Rapids, MI.