VAN HULS, William Charles (aft.1649-1722), of Whitehall, London.
Available from Boydell and Brewer
Family and Education
b. aft. 1649,1 s. of Samuel van Huls (d.1687), sec. to the Prince of Orange, by Sara Maria, da. of John le Maire, minister at Amsterdam. unm.
King’s letter carrier for life 1697, res. 1700; clerk of the robes and wardrobe 1700-d.
Van Huls was private secretary to William III, who gave him a court place for life.2 Returned for Bramber after a contest, he died before taking his seat, 11 June 1722. His only brother Samuel van Huls, burgomaster of The Hague, was his sole heir and executor.3