Willem van der Kaay

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Willem van der Kaay
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Personal details
Born Willem van der Kaaij
5 May 1831
Alkmaar, Netherlands
Died 29 July 1918
The Hague, Netherlands
Nationality Dutch
Occupation judge, politician

Mr. Willem van der Kaay (originally van der Kaaij) (5 May 1831 – 29 July 1918) was a Dutch judge and liberal politician. He was a member of the House of Representatives for Alkmaar from 1875 to 1894, and served as Minister of Justice in Joan Röell's cabinet from 1874 to 1879.


House of Representatives of the Netherlands
Preceded by
Cornelis van Foreest
Member for Alkmaar
With: Jacob Leonard de Bruyn Kops 1875–1887
Isaäc Abraham Levy 1887–1888
Succeeded by
Adrianus Petrus de Lange
Political offices
Preceded by
Hendrik Jan Smidt
Minister of Justice
Succeeded by
Pieter Cort van der Linden