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Re: Rienks family, Netherlands, since 1590
Posted by: Ad Rienks Date: July 08, 2000 at 01:39:38
In Reply to: Re: Rienks family, Netherlands, since 1590 by Linda Bridwell of 40

Hi Linda,

I'm sorry, but I never heard of people having the last name Rients. However, I do know that it is used as a first name, especially in the Friesland province of the Netherlands. For instance there is Rients Gratama, a singer and comedian.
Hope this answers your question a bit.
Ad


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