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Updated to January 17, 2013

Pieter Cornelisse Hofstede was christened in Zoetermeer on 1 September 1669. He was buried in Bleiswijk on 25 October 1717. He married on 13 February 1695 at Zoetermeer/Bleiswijk with Annetje Ariens Coster. She was born in Hoogeveen in the parish of Benthuizen. She was buried in Hillegersberg on 13 January 1734 at the age of 101 years, 9 months. She was the daughter of Ary Jans Coster and Grietje Willems van Rijndam.
children:
1. Trijntje, c. 4 December 1695.  She probably died on 28 February 1774.
2. Cornelis, c. 4 August 1697.
3. Arij, c. 31 January 1700.
4. Maria, c. 1 January 1703.
5. Marijtje, c. 25 January 1706.  She died on 22 September 1736.
6. Grietje, c. 28 July 1709.
7. Cornelis, c. 5 April 1711.  He died on 23 September 1737.
Baptisms at Zoetermeer (1,2,3,4) and Bleiswijk (5,6,7). Witnesses were Maartje Cornelisse(1,2,4,5), Neeltje Cornelis (3), Grietje Jans Bogaert (6,7). The address at baptisms 1 and 2 is given as Rockeveen. The family lived at Hillegersberg at a later time. The burials in 1736 and later are recorded in Hillegersberg.