Van Dongen: a new name in the ancestry of the Verveelen family
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Dobson, John Blythe
Dobson, John Blythe. "Van Dongen: A New Name in the Ancestry of the Verveelen Family." New York Genealogical and Biographical Record 144 (2013): 40-44.
A power-of-attorney granted by the New Netherland colonist Daniel Verveelen in 1658 mentions his "great-grandmother Catharina Jans van Dongen." This article examines the question of whether she was the same as his known great-grandmother, Catharina Jans Oliviers.