Maerten Jans Hogenhouck

Patronymic: 
Jans
Antony's: 
great-grandmother Neeltje's brother
Baptism: 
1550
Burial date: 
July 24, 1613

Maerten Jans and Margaretha Jans were brother and sister who married Catharina Adriaens and Jacob Adriaens van der Dussen, also brother and sister. These were the Protestant van Dussens. His first wife was a Catholic van Dussen.

He owned D0587 now Koornmarkt 75, which still stands. He bought A0146 now Westplantsoen 2 from Joost van den Alrichem.

Few portraits of Leeuwenhoek's relatives have survived. Below is Maerten Jans.

Occupation, offices: 

Brewer, Drie Hou[f]ijsers, member of the Veertigraad.