- Graaf Karel II (Oostenrijks Huis) was from 1515 till 1555 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Graafschap Holland)
- In the year 1534: Source: Wikipedia
- April 20 » Jacques Cartier begins his first voyage to what is today the east coast of Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador.
- June 9 » Jacques Cartier is the first European to describe and map the Saint Lawrence River.
- June 29 » Jacques Cartier is the first European to reach Prince Edward Island.
- July 24 » French explorer Jacques Cartier plants a cross on the Gaspé Peninsula and takes possession of the territory in the name of Francis I of France.
- August 15 » Ignatius of Loyola and six classmates take initial vows, leading to the creation of the Society of Jesus in September 1540.
- December 6 » The city of Quito in Ecuador is founded by Spanish settlers led by Sebastián de Belalcázar.
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The publication Stamboom I.D.M. de Vries
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Ger de Vries, "Stamboom I.D.M. de Vries", database, Genealogy Online (https://www.genealogieonline.nl/stamboom-i-m-d-de-vries/I18729.php : accessed December 4, 2022), "Willem van Kessel (± 1450-1534)".