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Jacob Cornelisse Hofstede was baptized on 10 September 1747 in Woubrugge. He died on 9 June 1809 in Uithoorn (Vrouweakker) and was buried in Cudelstaart. On 4 May 1777 he married in Woubrugge with Pieternella (Pietertje) van Amsteldam. Pieternella was christened in Alphen a/d Rijn on 13 March 1757, illegitimate daughter of Mary Jans van Amsteldam (Amsterdam). Pieternella died in Woubrugge on 10 March 1778.
child:
1. Marijtje, c. Woubrugge 15 February 1778.  She died in Woubrugge on 27 April 
   1832. On 10 May 1807 she married in Leimuiden with Egbert van der Horde.
Jacob remarried on 10 October 1779 in Woubrugge with Marijtje Jans van der Hidde. Marijtje was christened in Oudshoorn on 22 May 1757, daughter of Jan van der Hidde and Niesje Hendricks Leliveldt. Marijtje was buried in Oudshoorn on 31 January 1809.
children all baptized in Woubrugge:
1. Teuntje, c. 26 March 1780.  She died on 17 February 1851 in Ter Aar.  In 1805 
   she had a child out of wedlock in Ter Aar.  At death she is wife of Balthus 
   Ambachtsheer.
2. Cornelis, c. 11 May 1781.
4. Jan, c. 5 May 1782.
5. Neeltje, c. 4 January 1784.  She died in Leimuiden on 30 November 1842.  She 
   married on 11 May 1806 in Leimuiden with Cornelis Braam, born Leimuiden 
   20 February 1783, d. 16 October 1842
6. Niesje, c. 21 August 1785.  She died in Woubrugge on 16 September 1785.
7. Maarte, c. 8 April 1787. 
8. Jan, b. 31 December 1788.
9. Maarte, b. 19 October 1791, d. Woubrugge 16 February 1792
10. Niesje, b. 15 March 1795.  She died in Kralingen on 30 January 1868.  She 
    married on 19 August 1821 with Willem van der Horst, born 5-3-1799 in Alphen 
    a/d Rijn.  
11. Ariaantje, b. 9 November 1798.  She died in Woubrugge on 25 March 1800.
Cornelis Jacobs Hofstede was baptized in Woubrugge on 11 May 1781. He died in Leimuiden on 28 January 1849. He married Johanna van Amerongen before 1805. She was christened in Nieuwkoop on 2 March 1788, she died in Leimuiden on 1 February 1840.
children:
1. Marijtje, b. Amstelveen 20 September 1807.  She died in Mijdrecht on 
   24 October 1868.  She married in Nieuwer-Amstel on 20 February 1828 with 
   Johan Aldert Swierking, son of Johan Berend Swierking and Johanna van der 
   Hoorn.  There were at least 7 children born to Marijtje and Johan Aldert.
2. Klaartje, b. Nieuwer-Amstel 16 March 1811.  She died on 6 February 1847 in 
   Leimuiden.  She first married in Leimuiden on 1 June 1834 with Jan Mors.  She 
   later married on 10 May 1846 with Klaas Pieters Piet.
3. Gerrit, b. Nieuwer-Amstel  6 May 1818
4. Jaapje, b. Nieuwkoop 27 November 1823.  She died on 12 May 1824.
Gerrit, b. Nieuwer Amstel 16 May 1818, married in Leimuiden on 15 August 1847 with Aagje van Muijden, daughter of Cornelis van Muijden and Jannetje de Wilden.
children:
1. Klaartje, b. Leimuiden 6 December 1848, d. Leimuiden 17 February 1849
2. Jannetje, b. Leimuiden 6 March 1851, d. Leimuiden 28 June 1852
3. still-born male, Leimuiden 4 May 1852
Jan Jacobs Hofstede was born in Woubrugge on 31 December 1788 and christened on 4 January 1789. He died in Ter Aar on 1 June 1863. He married in Leimuiden on 5 June 1825 with Mensje Willems van de Vijver. Mensje was born on 19 May 1802 in Valkenburg (ZH) and baptized on 23 May 1802, daughter of Willem van de Vijver and Matje Dedel. Mensje died in Ter Aar on 27 January 1844.
children all born Ter Aar except Marijtje:
1. Marijtje, b. Alkemade 24 March 1826, m. 15 April 1853 Jan Baas
2. Willem, b. 24 June 1827.
3. Jacob, b. 28 September 1828.
4. Dirk, b. 14 January 1830.  He died 6 October 1842.
5. Matje, b. 28 December 1831.  She died Ter Aar 5 May 1894.  She married (1) 
   Ter Aar 13 November 1857 Willem Heijns, m. (2) Ter Aar 31 January 1878 Jan 
   Stigter (Stichter), b. Hekendorp 22 November 1838
6. Klaas, b. 26 May 1834.
7. Adriana, b. 7 October 1835.  She died  Zevenhoven 11 February 1905.  She 
   married Jan Vollebregt about 1857.  Jan was born Aarlanderveen 21 July 1835
   as son of Jan Vollebregt and Johanna van Hemsbergen.
       There are 9 children, 6 born in Ter Aar and 3 in Aarlanderveen. 
8. Jan, b. 20 February 1837.
9. Maarten, b. 15 April 1839.
10. Abraham, b. 18 January 1841.  He moved to Zevenhoven in 1879.  He died on 18 
    July 1886.
11. Dirk, b. 17 January 1843.  He died 12 May 1846.
Willem Hofstede was born 24 June 1827 in Ter Aar. He died in Ter Aar on 30 March 1900. He married in Ter Aar on 8 March 1867 with Cornelia van Leeuwen. Cornelia was born in Ter Aar on 19 April 1833. She died there on 16 March 1903.
children all born Ter Aar:
1. Jan, b. 21 May 1867.  He died on 24 March 1896.  He married on 17 August 1894 
   with Mensje van Veen.  Mensje was born 15 March 1868
2. Marretje, b. 25 January 1869.  She married on 13 April 1894 with Cornelis 
   Vis.
3. Dirk, b. 23 February 1870.
4. Cornelis, b. 11 April 1871.  He died 9 May 1871.
5. Mensje, b. 13 August 1875.  She died on 6 October 1892.
6. Cornelia, b. 17 March 1877.  She died on 21 July 1878.
Jacob Hofstede was born 28 September 1828 in Ter Aar. He died 27 October 1905. He married on 1 November 1850 with Johanna Broer. Johanna was born on 13 September 1823 in Ter Aar, daughter of Pieter Broer and Marrigje van Eyk. Johanna died on 1 February 1900 in Ter Aar.
children all born Ter Aar:
1. Mensje, b. 28 July 1851.
2. Marrigje, b. 10 October 1853.  She married in Ter Aar on 21 February 1879 
   with Maarten Broeker.  Maarten's death was registered in Ter Aar on 25 
   November 1886.  She remarried with Cornelis Steinvoort. 
3. Jannetje, b. 17 November 1855, d. 29 October 1925.  She married Hendrick 
   Schellingerhout, b. 28 December 1853
4. Pietje, b. 12 November 1857.  She had an illegitimate child Pieter Hofstede 
   born in Ter Aar on 7 January 1879.  She married Arie Blom 6 March 1885 
5. Jan, b. 4 January 1860.
6. Pieter, b. 8 May 1861  He died on 7 June 1862.
7. Pieter, b. 30 March 1864.  He died on 27 February 1870.
8. Marijtje, b. 14 June 1865.  She died on 27 June 1865.
9. Matje, b. 18 February 1867.  She died on 2 June 1872.
Klaas Hofstede was born Ter Aar 26 May 1834. He died 29 November 1915. On 4 May 1864 he married in Alphen with Maria Zekveld (Zegveld). Maria was born in Alphen on 8 January 1838, daughter of Jan Zegveld and Adriaantje Hoogedoorn. She died in Alphen on 16 May 1920.
children born in Oudshoorn:
1. Adriana, b. 19 October 1866
1. Jan, b. 10 February 1869.
2. Adriana, b. 15 January 1870.  She died on 15 November 1949.  She married on 
   6 June 1895 with Aart Cornelis Haak.
Jan Hofstede was born in Ter Aar 20 February 1837. He married in Woubrugge on 17 September 1863 with Gerarda Wilhelmina van Wieringen. Gerarda W. was born in Woubrugge on 17 December 1842, daughter of Gijsbertus van Wieringen and Geertje van Rangelrooij.
children all born Amsterdam:
1. Jan, b. 19 February 1864.  He lives in Nieuwer Amstel from 1890 on.
2. Gijsbertus, b. 17 April 1865, d. 3 August 1865
3. Geertje, b. 9 July 1866
4. Gijsbertus, b. 9 April 1870.
5. Gerardus, b. 5 May 1876.
6. Geertje, b. 12 March 1882.  She died on 27 September 1888.
Maarten Hofstede was born in Ter Aar in 1839. He died in Nieuwkoop on 18 May 1886. He married in Nieuwkoop on 22 May 1874 with Elisabeth van der Swan. Elisabeth was born on 19 October 1850 in Nieuwkoop, daughter of Hendrik van der Swan and Marrigjen Sloof.
children all born Nieuwkoop:
1. Jan, b. 8 March 1875.  He died on 20 September 1875.
2. Hendrik, b. 11 November 1876.  He married in Abcoude-Baamburg on 22 September 
   1921 with Dirkje van den Wyngaard, born in Linschoten in 1883, daughter of 
   Jacobus van den Wyngaard and Johanna Konynenburg.  Hendrik died in Kamerik on 
   24 July 1942.
3. Jan, b. 18 November 1878.  He died in Kamerik on 10 August 1895
4. Willem, b. 31 August 1881.  He died on 22 October 1881.
Dirk Willems Hofstede was born in 1870 in Ter Aar. He died on 2 March 1950 in Ter Aar. He married in Ter Aar on 18 June 1897 with Mensje van Veen, daughter of Lammert van Veen and Elisabeth (Liesje) Kampe. Mensje was born on 15 March 1868 in Mydrecht. She died in Ter Aar on 3 September 1944. She was first married to Dirk's brother Jan.
children all born Ter Aar:
1. Willem, b. 23 July 1898.  He married in Ter Aar on 14 August 1924 with Anna 
   Geertruy Oly. He remarried on 21 September 1934 in Ter Aar with Maria de 
   Kleer.  He died in Ter Aar on 15 February 1991.  Maria was born 6 May 1917.  
   Maria divorced Willem about 1945.
   children with Anna Geertruy
   1. Mensje, b. 17 June 1925, d. 23 March 1926
   2. Dirk, b. 30 August 1926, d. 17 November 1946
   3. Andrijntje, b. 22 September 1927, m. 24 May 1950 Evert Kroon, b. 
      19 September 1827
   4. Mensje, b. 31 Jan 1929, m. Guus Wagenaar

   children with Maria
   5. Pieter, b. 4 November 1934.  He married Anna Bloos, b. 24 September 1946
      children:
      1. Marleen, b. 17 Oct 1964
      2. Willem, b. 19 September 1967
   6. Jansje, b. 10 February 1936, m. 10 July 1959 Cornelis Rietveld      
   7. Lammert Jan, b. Driebergen 26 April 1937.  He married Janny Maria Cornelia 
      Pecht in Ter Aar on 15 December 1961. He remarried with Margaretha van den 
      Akker in Ter Aar on 26 November 1974.
   8. Hester, b. 8 February 1939, m. Ter Aar 22 July 1960 Gijsbert van der Neut
   9. Teunis Cornelis, b. 10 January 1941, m. Maria van Halen, b. 11 November 
      1944
      children:
      1. Petra, b. Woerden 3 July 1972
      2. Cornelis Willem Pieter, b. Woerden 26 October 1985
      3. Lammert Jan, b. Woerden 26 October 1985
   10. Willem, b. 30 March 1944, m. 16 July 1966 Elsie Margaretha Gerritsen,
       b.  Hengelo 19 November 1946
       children:
       1. Judy L., b. Edmonton, Canada 9 January 1969
       2. Joey, b. Edmonton 9 January 1969
       3. Monique L., b. Alphen aan den Rijn 18 November 1973
      
Two children of Maria de Kleer and NN bear the last name Hofstede, Lambertus, b. 12 June 1947 and Henderik, b. 12 February 1949.
2. Elizabeth, b. 19 August 1899.  She married on 20 April 1922 with Cornelis 
   Rodenburg.
3. Lammert Jan, b. 6 March 1901.  He died in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on 8 
   April 1992.  He married on 22 June 1922 with Geertruida Kuus, b. Zeist 
   2 March 1901.  She died in Edmonton on 3 November 1986.
   Many descendants still live in Edmonton.
   children:
   1. Mensje, b. Driebergen 13 April 1923.  She married Anthony Jansen.
   2. Gysbert, b. Driebergen 6 June 1924.  He married (1) Gorssel 24 May 1951 
      Berendina Vunk, b. Almen 22 February 1928.  She died in Edmonton 16 August 
      1976.  Gijsbert remarried in Edmonton on 2 March 1985 with Maria
      Versteeg, b. 18 July 1938.
      children:  (all born Edmonton)
      1. Lammert Jan, b. 5 January 1953. He married 5 July 1980 in Edmonton with 
         Gertrude Bron
         child:
         1. Andrea Renee, b. Edmonton 22 January 1985
      2. Jerry, b. 1 June 1955
      3. Gertrude, b. 5 June 1957, m. 23 July 1983 Peter Zuidhof
      4. Ronald, b. 10 November 1960, m. 7 September 1985 Tina Pino
      5. Wilma, b. 8 April 1962, m. 23 April 1983 Alex van der Wey
      6. Brenda, b. 18 February 1964
      7. Irene, b. 3 March 1967
      8. Alice, b. 16 November 1969
   3. Dirk, b. Driebergen 24 November 1929, m. Edmonton 29 August 1952 Willy 
      Everdina Betsy Renshof, born in the Netherlands 22 October 1929
      children:  (all born Edmonton)
      1. Frederik Marinus, b. 17 May 1953, m. (1) Diane Kemp, m. (2) Edmonton 
         13 August 1983 Trudy Marie Simonet
         child:
         1. Christine Rebecca, b. Edmonton 5 June 1976
      2. Lammert Jan, b. 14 August 1955, m. 23 July 1977 Monica Lise Demers, b. 
         Bonnyville, Alberta 21 April 1955
         children:
         1. Tara Lynn, b. 12 August 1978
         2. Cory John, 11 December 1981
      3. Diane, b. 25 July 1957, m. 30 October 1976 Marc Richard Demers
      4. Elisabeth Robin, b. 10 April 1966, m. 9 August 1986 Gary Robert 
         Jacobsen
   4. Lammert Jan, b. 8 February 1933, m. 16 October 1953 Maaike Hamelink, b. 
      28 July 1932
      children:
      1. Lammert Jan, b. 15 September 1955, m. 3 July 1976 Diane Brenda Karlson, 
         b. 19 February 1955
         children:
         1. Kristofer, b. 6 October 1979
         2. Jennifer Marie, b. 23 November 1982
         3. Brian Eric, b. 17 August 1984  
      2. Conrad, b. 12 January 1957
      3. Richard Brian, b. 8 February 1959
   5. Geertruida, b. Driebergen 23 March 1935, m. Evert van Heeringen
   6. Willem, b. Driebergen 18 January 1941, m. Edmonton 2 June 1961, Jannigje 
      van der Maas, b. Rotterdam 3 December 1942
      children:
      1. Jacqueline Yvonne, b. 14 October 1962
      2. William John, b. 29 June 1964
      3. Douglas Scott, b. 13 October 1966
      4. Robert Earl, b. 17 October 1970
      5. Brian Keith, b. 3 March 1972
      6. Kevin Heath, b. 13 July 1978
      7. Michelle Dawn, b. 13 September 1982
4. Cornelis, b. 4 July 1904.  He died in Ter Aar on 15 April 1905.
5. Teunis, b. 4 July 1904.  He died in Ter Aar on 23 April 1905.
6. Cornelia, b. 22 May 1906.  She married on 23 November 1933 with Tymen Kroon.
Jan Hofstede was born in Ter Aar 4 January 1860. He died in Ter Aar on 18 February 1900. He married 25 May 1883 with Maria van Eijk. Maria was born in Ter Aar on 13 September 1857. She died in de Bilt 30 May 1937
children all born Ter Aar:
1. Johanna, b. 21 January 1884.  She died on 23 November 1888.
2. Nicolaas, b. 9 June 1886.  He died 1 May 1961.  On 3 July 1918 he married 
   Hendrika de Boef.
   child:
   1. Jan Cornelis, b. 9 June 1921, m. 25 August 1949 J. Jonkers
3. Johanna, b. 17 January 1889.
4. Maria, b. 5 August 1890.  She died after 1967.  She married 24 May 1912 with 
   Hendrik Heemskerk.
5. Jacob, b. 22 June 1892.  He moved to Wassenaar in 1912.  About 1917 he 
   married Lillian Allen in the United States. He died Long Beach, California 
   10 May 1968.  Lillian was born in Kansas City, Kansas on 10 May 1901 and died 
   in California 24 February 1930.
   children:
   1. Jacob Andrew, b. Haywood, Fresno, California 20 August 1918, d. 
      Victorville, San Bernardina 27 January 2008
   2. Johnathan Cornelius, b. Haywood 4 June 1920, m. Nadine Holmad, b. 
      18 February 1923
   3. Marie Lillian, b. Wisteria (La Meda), California 16 June 1924, d. Buena 
      Park, Orange County 4 July 2006, m. Las Vegas 12 October 1949 Eugene 
      Lester Jr. Wyrick
6. Dirk Pieter, b. 29 November 1893.  He died on 21 January 1957. He married on 
   27 September 1917 with Annigje de Rooij, b. 29 January 1895
   children:  
   1. Jan, b. Ter Aar 17 December 1918, d. Mauthausen, Austria 6 September 1944
   2. Anthonie, b. Ter Aar 25 May 1920, d. De Bilt 9 September 1984.  He married 
      De Bilt 24 September 1941 Wilhelmina Elisabeth de Bie, b. Zeist 2 December 
      1919
      children:  (all born Zeist)
      1. Annigje Cornelia Hendrika, b. 12 July 1943
      2. Aart Antonie, b. 14 January 1947
      3. Jan, b. 10 January 1948, m. De Bilt 23 June 1973 Carla van Mansom, b. 
         De Bilt 15 November 1950
         children:
         1. Berrie, b. Zeist 12 April 1975
         2. Ronnie, b. Zeist 26 October 1978
      4. Dirk Pieter, b. 24 July 1951, m. Zeist 3 October 1980 Suzanna Pauline 
         Theresia Doornkamp, b. Zeist 2 March 1958
         children:
         1. Lina Janna Wilhelmina, b. 11 December 1983
         2. Suzanna Bernadette, b. 21 June 1989
      5. Cornelis Hendrikes, b. 28 March 1953, m. Zeist 6 February 1976 
         Wilhelmina Joosen, b. 23 August 1953
         children:
         1. Dennis, b. 4 May 1979
         2. Sander, b. 4 August 1981
      6. Willem Arie, b. 3 May 1954, m. Zeist 11 June 1986 Geke van den Top, 
         b. Zeist 2 November 1954
         child:
         1. Michel, b. 9 March 1980
      7. Hendrik Marius, b. 9 September 1955, m. Truus Stinkes, b. Zeist 12 May 
         1957
         children:
         1. Remco, b. 22 August 1983
         2. Mark, b. 2 July 1986
         3. Wouter, b. 9 April 1990
   3. Cornelis, b. Zevenhoven 8 October 1922, m. De Bilt 14 February 1947 
      Gysbertje Petronella Kok, b. Bilthoven 29 April 1921
      children:   (all children except Willem born in Bilthove)
      1. Dirk Pieter, b. 20 November 1947, died 28 September 1975.  He married 
         Elisabeth Battum.
         children:
         1. Corine, 7 March 1971
         2. Elisabeth J.G., b. 23 November 1973
      2. Gijsbert, b. 17 July 1949, m. Nel van de Heuvel
         children:
         1. Eduard, b. Bilthoven 15 February 1973
         2. Martin, b. Bilthoven 6 May 1976
      3. Jan, b. 1 April 1951, m. Abeltje Tsardina Boers
         children:  (all born Bilthoven)
         1. Gysbert P., b. 16 January 1974
         2. Jantje Tsardina, b. October 1975
         3. Dirk Pieter C., b. 5 May 1979
      4. Lammert, b. 25 August 1954
      5. Annigje M., b. 17 February 1957, m. P.S. Kuiven
      6.Willem, b. Soest 7 July 1963  
   4. Teuna, b. De Bilt 29 August 1923, m. De Bilt 9 September 1974 J.G. Verrer
   5. Maria, b. De Bilt 29 August 1923, m. De Bilt 26 April 1950 G.J. Van Wijk
   6. Alida Hendrika, b. De Bilt 18 June 1925, d. 25 October 1925
   7. Nicolaas, b. De Bilt 9 January 1927, d. Peterborough, Ontario, CA 21 July 
      2001, m. Bilthoven 3 February 1950 Catharina Celia van der Hoek, b. 
      Heukelom 9 March 1924
      children:
      1. Marianne, b. Peterborough 12 December 1951, m. Sarnia, Ontario 11 
         September 1971 James Lionel Brown
      2. Jeannette, b. Peterborough 22 October 1955
      3. Jackie, b. Peterborough 29 July 1965
   8. Arie, b. De Bilt 2 October 1928, d. Toronto 19 April 2006
   9. Hendrik, b. De Bilt 27 August 1931, d. Chatham 15 December 1990, m. 
      Chatham, Ontario 1 June 1957 Eeuwke Riedstra
      children:
      1. Carol, b. Chatham 16 February 1958
      2. Norman, b. Chatham 27 October 1959, d. 18 April 1980
      3. Marianne, b. Chatham 14 July 1964
      4. Irene, b. Chatham 15 February 1971
   10. Johanna, b. De Bilt 27 August 1931, m. De Bilt 17 November 1955 E. 
       Fokkens
   11. Mennie, b. De Bilt 25 January 1935, m. De Bilt 25 April 1957 Dirk Dykstra
7. Pieter, b. 4 August 1895.  He died on 13 March 1957 in Veenendaal.   He 
   married Schiebroek 26 August 1920 with Cornelia Dijkshoorn, b. Kethel 
   28 October 1890.
   children:
   1. Maria, b. Leeuwarden 11 November 1921
   2. Willem, b. Nijmegen 31 January 1925, m. 4 September 1952 J. Harreveld
   3. Johanna, b. Nijmegen 2 February 1926, m. Nijmegen 29 August 1945 
      G. Verweij
   4. Cornelis, b. Nijmegen 20 January 1928, d. Nijmegen 9 October 1933
   5. Martijntje, b. Nijmegen 20 January 1928, m. Nijmegen 14 August 1952 
      P. Koelewijn
   6. Jannie Martine, b. Nijmegen 14 March 1929, m. Nijmegen 3 March 1950 Denant 
      Mekking
   7. Cornelia Maria, b. Nijmegen 29 March 1932, m. Nijmegen 9 August 1956 
      J. Hiensch    
8. Mijnsje, b. 26 December 1896.  She died on 30 September 1897.
9. Mijnsje, b. 25 December 1898, m. 22 March 1923 Sake Anema
Gijsbertus Hofstede was born in Amsterdam on 9 April 1870. He died in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada in 1934. He married in Amsterdam on 12 May 1898 with Maria Wilhelmina Klockenbrink. Maria was born in Amsterdam on 7 January 1875. She died in Winnipeg in 1957. She was daughter of Jacobus Wilhelmus Klockenbrink and Lena Maria Knuppe. The family moved to Winnipeg in 1917. His children call themselves Hofsted.
children all born Amsterdam:
1. Jan,  b. 27 June 1899.  He married in Winnipeg on 31 December 1926 with Mary.
   children:
   1. John, b. Winnipeg 11 June 1941, d. 11 February 2009.  He married Margaret.
      children:
      1. Greg, m. Tara Mullen
         children:
         1. Brynn
         2. Aiden
      2. Derrick
   2. Lillian
   3. Gertrude
2. Gijsbertus, b. 22 October 1900
3. Jacobus Wilhelmus, b. 21 August 1902.
4. Marinus, b. 15 March 1904.