Henry Albert and Paul Oliver are brothers, sons of Clarence and Anna Van Valin. George Oliver is their consin, son of Floriman and Elizabeth Van Valin.
This article features my step-great-great grandmother, Emma Theodora Leonard Van Valin and her children, Merle, Jim, Florence, Harriett and Margie. These were step-siblings of my great-grandmother Carrie Van Valin Brown. The children of Emma (third wife of Wally Van Valin, who died in 1900) did not grow up with the children of Sally Adell Ellis, my great-great grandmother.
Here is a copy of the marriage record, along with the English translation, as sent to me in 2001 by R. L. Van Valen of New Jersey.
This is the banns, or announcement, of marriage for my 9th great-grandparents, Johannes Verveelen and Anna Chiatvelt/Jaarsvelt. A researcher in Australia with a contact in Holland, along with my Dutch mother-in-law, helped me decipher a notation in the Van Valin tree compiled by my own line and then procure a copy of this document.
This was written by Donald Van Scotter, before 2000.