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Wilhelmus PROVOOST1572

Name
Wilhelmus PROVOOST
Birth
Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium
January 12, 1572

MarriageJenne EERDEWIJNSView this family
March 2, 1603 (Age 31 years)

Death of a motherMaeijken Stevens Pietersdaughter
before August 1606 (Age 34 years)
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Latitude: N52.3786 Longitude: E4.9018

Death of a fatherGhiliam PROVOOST
about 1607 (Age 34 years)
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Latitude: N52.3786 Longitude: E4.9018

Birth of a son
#1
David PROVOOST
August 11, 1608 (Age 36 years)
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Latitude: N52.3786 Longitude: E4.9018

Marriage of a childDavid PROVOOSTGrietje Margaretta Gillissen ten WaertView this family
August 10, 1637 (Age 65 years)
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Latitude: N52.3786 Longitude: E4.9018

Death of a sonDavid PROVOOST
January 16, 1656 (Age 84 years)

Death of a sonDavid PROVOOST
May 12, 1657 (Age 85 years)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Maeijken Stevens Pietersdaughter
Birth: Antwerp, Flanders, Belgiumabout 1540
Death: before August 1606Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Marriage: October 17, 1564
7 years
himself
Family with Jenne EERDEWIJNS - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: March 2, 1603
5 years
son
David PROVOOST
Birth: August 11, 1608Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Death: New Amsterdam, New York, USAJanuary 16, 1656

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Wilhelmus Provoost and Jenne Eerdwijns Wilhelmus Provoost was baptized 12 January 1572 in Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium, the son of Ghiliam Provoost and Maeijken Stevens. Wilhelmus h ad two older half-sisters, Maijcken and Elijsabeth Provoost, four older s isters, Anna, Margareta (probably died young), Margareta, and Katherina, two younger sisters, Sara and Esther, and one younger brother, Adam. Wilhe lmus married Jenne Eerdewijns 2 Mar 1603 in the Waals Hervormde Kerk (Wallo on Reformed Church), Dordrecht, South Holland, Netherlands. Jenne was bor n about 1580 in Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium to Elias Eerdewijns and Jenne ken Colpijns. Both Wilhelmus and Jenne had died before the marriage of the ir daughter, Janneke, in 1641. Wilhelmus and Jenne had: 1. Guilliame Provoost, baptized 16 Aug 1604 in the Oudekerk, Amsterdam , North Holland, Netherlands, married Maaike van der Straten 8 Mar 163 8 in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, a grocer. 2. Elijas Provoost, baptized 24 Oct 1606 in the Nieuwkerk, Amsterdam , North Holland, Netherlands, married Agniet Jellis (the daughter of Gillis Jo chimsz and Beijken Schuts-see Ten Waert family) 17 May 1633 in Amsterdam, Nor th Holland, Netherlands, died Jul 1636. 3. Maijke Provoost, baptized 10 May 1609 in the Nieuwkerk, Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. 4. David Provoost, baptized 11 Aug 1611 in the Oudekerk, Amsterdam, No rth Holland, Netherlands, married Margriet Gillissen (Ten Waert) 10 Aug 16 37 in Amsterdam, North Holland, died 12 May 1657 probably at New Amsterdam, New Netherland, winedealer while residing at the Heerenmarkt in Amster dam, commissary of provisions, tobacco inspector, laywer, and notary publi c at New Amsterdam, commissary of Fort Good Hope. 5. Benjamin Provoost, baptized 17 Nov 1613 in the Nieuwkerk, Amsterdam , North Holland, Netherlands. 6. Janneke Provoost, baptized 24 Oct 1617 in the Nieuwkerk, Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, married Gerbrant Meijlema 18 Jun 1641 in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. Source: 1. Slok, Hendrik O., "The Provoost Family in the Netherlands", New Yor k Genealogical & Biographical Record, Vol. 113, No. 1, Jan 1982, pgs. 1- 9. 2. Provoost Manuscript, New York, 1749 (a handwritten manuscript copie d by John Provoost from his uncle David Provoost's notes). Wilhelmus Provoost and Jenne Eerdewijns Page 1 of 2 http://www.boydhouse.com/michelle/caudebec/wilhelmusprovoost/wilhelmu s provoost.html 7/26/2007

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Waals Hervormde Kerk (Walloon Reformed Church), Dordrecht, South Holland, Netherlands.