Welcome to the Van Zandt Society

The Van Zandt Society was founded in 1969 with these objectives:
dot to strengthen the ties of kinship and fellowship between living members of the family;

to maintain unity in the family through frequent association of members in a social way;

to perpetuate the memory and the genealogy of our ancestors through genealogical research and by unifying all genealogical, historical, and biographical research necessary to compile complete and accurate family records.

Learn more about the history of the Van Zandt Society.

Special Announcements:

See photos from the 2019 REUNION held in Austin, Texas October 17-20, 2019
The annual reunion was so much fun!
Photos Past Reunions


The Three Worlds of Christoffel Harmenszen, a limited edition book which traces the migration of Gerret Stoffelse van Sand's father in the 1600s from Ostfriesland to Amsterdam and finally to Nieuw Amsterdam, is available. Read more about it.

See Where Our Visitors Live