Marritje Jans1

#18012, (circa 1609 - )
Father*Jan _____2 (s 1580 - )
Mother*Tryntie Jonas2

Family 1

Tijmen Jansz b. c 1603, d. c 1644
Children 1.Michiel Jansz1 (s 1634 - )
 2.Marritgen Jans1 (s 1636 - )

Family 2

Dirck Corneliszen b. s 1603, d. b 1648
Child 1.Cornelis Dirckszen1 (c 1647 - )

Family 3

Govert Loockermans b. c 1617
Child 1.Jacob Loockermans5 (c 1652 - )
Her married name was Jansz.1 
Her married name was van Wensveen.1 
Her married name was Loockermans.1 
Birth*circa 1609She was born circa 1609 at Flekkerøy, Vest-Agder, NorwayG.1 
Marriage*circa 1632She married Tijmen Jansz circa 1632 at New Amsterdam, New Netherland.1 
Marriage*28 August 1646She married Dirck Corneliszen on 28 August 1646 at New Netherland.1,3 
Marriage*11 July 1649She married Govert Loockermans, son of ____ Loockermans and ____ _____, on 11 July 1649 at New Netherland.1,4 


  1. [S1636] Willem Frijhoff, "Govert Loockermans (1617?-1671?) and His Relatives: How an Adolescent from Turnhout Worked His Way up in the New World", Taxandria, Jaarboek van de Geschied- en Oudheidkundige Kring van de Antwerpse Kempen LXXXII (2011), translated by Wim Vanraes for the New Netherland Research Center in 2014: p. 40. Hereinafter cited as Govert Loockermans and His Relatives.
  2. [S1172] Arnold J. F. van Laer, translator and annotator, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1974), II:471–472, document 163e, "Power of attorney from Dirck Cornelissen from Wensveen to Rev. Everhardus Bogardus to receive money due by the West India Company to Tryn Jonas, his deceased mother-in-law." There is no date; the document is placed between documents dated August 1647.
    This day, date underwritten, before me, Cornelis van Tienhoven, secretary of New Netherland, appeared Dirck Cornelissen from Wensveen, as husband and guardian of Marritjen Jans, daughter of Tryn Jonas from Masterland, in her lifetime midwife here in New Netherland, and in said capacity as heir of the above named Tryn Jonas he, the appearer, declared that he appoints and empowers, as he does hereby, Everardus Bogardus, minister, to demand, collect and receive from the honorable directors of the General Chartered West India Company, chamber at Amsterdam, the sum of two hundred and forty-five guilders, two stivers, eight pennies, earned in her lifetime by the above named Tryn Jonas of their honors above mentioned, as appears on the Book of Monthly Wages, N°. F, folio seventeen."
  3. [S666] Samuel S. Purple, editor, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York: Marriages from 11 December 1639 to 26 August 1801 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1890), p. 14. Dirck Corneliszen, j. m. from Wensveen, and Marritje Janszen, wid. of Thÿmes Janszen, 28 May 1646 (marr. or banns).
  4. [S666] Samuel S. Purple, Records of the RDC in NY Marriages 1639-1801, p. 15. Govert Loockermans, j. m. from Túrnhoút, and Marritje Jans, j. d. [no mention that each is widowed], marr. or banns 11 Jul 1649.
  5. [S1171] Thomas Grier Evans, editor, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York: Baptisms From 1639 to 1730 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1901), p. 31. Jacob, son of Govert Loockermans, bapt. 17 Mar 1652; sponsors Jacob Van Couwenhoven, Pieter Prins, Annelje Loockermans.