Chronology of Burials

     ... and deaths of Leeuwenhoek and his family and friends. The archives records burial dates and generally do not note death dates.

January 1, 1576

great-grandfather Cornelis Dircks Verburch (-1576) buried in Oude Kerk

January 1, 1586

great great-grandfather Jan Jacobs Hogenhouck (1539-1586) buried

July 8, 1598

great-grandmother Magdalena Jans van der Eyck buried in Oude Kerk

March 10, 1599

great great-grandfather Dirck Cornelis Verburch buried in Oude Kerk

April 8, 1599

Jacob Ewouts van der Dussen buried, age 69

November 1, 1600

grandmother Geertgen Huygen, first wife of Thonis Philips Leeuwenhoek, buried

July 15, 1605

great-grandfather Sebastian Cornelis van den Berch buried in Oude Kerk

January 3, 1608

cousin Jacob Adriaens van der Dussen buried

October 31, 1609

step-grandmother Neeltge Cornelis buried

September 1, 1612

step-grandmother Truytgen Joriaens van Ham buried

July 24, 1613

great great-uncle Maerten Jans Hogenhouck (1550-1613) buried

August 1, 1615

grandfather Jacob Sebastians van den Berch (1566-1615) buried in Oude Kerk

June 18, 1616

grandmother Margriete Cornelis Verburch (1560-1616) buried

November 20, 1616

great-uncle Cornelis Philips Leeuwenhoek buried in Oude Kerk

December 20, 1620

great great-uncle Gerrit Jans van der Eyck buried in Oude Kerk

January 1, 1626

great-uncle Cornelis Sebastians van den Berch de oude died after 1626

July 31, 1627

great-grandmother Neeltje Jans Hogenhouck buried in Oude Kerk

November 21, 1631

step-grandmother Agniesgen Bastiaens buried in Nieuwe Kerk

April 30, 1637

cousin Adriaan Maertens Hogenhouck buried in Nieuwe Kerk

January 8, 1638

father Philips Thonis Leeuwenhoek buried in Nieuwe Kerk

March 10, 1638

cousin Jacob Maertens Hogenhouck buried in Oude Kerk

October 15, 1638

great-uncle Maarten Sebastians van den Berch buried in Oude Kerk

July 15, 1641

cousin Abraham Maertens Hogenhouck buried in Oude Kerk

February 10, 1643

great-aunt Neeltje Jacobs van Adrichem buried in Nieuwe Kerk

May 12, 1643

grandfather Thonis Phillips Leeuwenhoek buried in Nieuwe Kerk

March 11, 1644

great-uncle Johan Sebastians van den Berch buried in Oude Kerk

May 8, 1646

father-in-law Elias de Meij buried in Nieuwe Kerk

May 2, 1649

stepfather Jacob Jans de Molijn (1594-1649) buried in Oude Kerk

May 3, 1649

great-aunt Aaltge Sebastians van den Berch buried in Oude Kerk

October 4, 1650

sister Neeltje Philips Leeuwenhoek buried in Nieuwe Kerk

June 4, 1652

wife's great-uncle Elezaar Hendriks Swalmius buried

March 20, 1656

cousin Cornelis Maertens Hogenhouck buried in Oude Kerk

January 1, 1661

father-in-law Johannes Swalmius buried

January 13, 1662

aunt Annetje Jacobs van den Berch died, leaving money to Antony

September 3, 1664

mother Margriete Jacobs van den Berch (1594-1664) buried in Oude Kerk

June 27, 1666

son Philips (third) buried in Oude Kerk

July 14, 1666

wife Barbara de Meij buried in Oude Kerk

May 2, 1667

brother-in-law Adriaan Johannes Swalmius (1631-1667) buried

September 15, 1667

aunt Cornelia Jacobs van den Berch buried in Oude Kerk

February 15, 1669

uncle Huijch Thonis Leeuwenhoek buried in Nieuwe Kerk

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