Philips Thonis Leeuwenhoek

Patronymic: 
Thonis
Antony's: 
father
Baptism: 
1598?
Burial date: 
January 8, 1638

Philip died when Antony was 5, leaving five children, reduced to four by the time his father, Thonis, our Anthony's grandfather, died in 1643. Grandfather Thonis left a total of 4,000 guilders to be invested by Hugo (Philip's only surviving sibling) and given to the children (Antony and his four surviving sisters) when they came of age or married.

Philip owned E0073 now Oosteinde 56. He paid the 1632 verponding of 36 st on "NS van de poort van de Vest bij het water in 't Slop" and the 1638 haardsteen of 3 g.

Occupation, offices: 

basket maker