Chronology of Baptisms

... and births of Leeuwenhoek and those friends and family whose records are available in the Delft archives.

January 1, 1559

great-grandfather Philips Thonis Leeuwenhoek baptized (before 1559)

January 1, 1560

grandmother Margriete Cornelis Verburch (1560-1616) baptized

January 1, 1566

grandfather Jacob Sebastians van den Berch (1566-1615) baptized

January 1, 1568

great-uncle Pieter Sebastians van den Berch (1568- before 1612) baptized

January 1, 1568

wife's paternal grandfather Arnoldus Hendricks Swalmius baptized

January 1, 1570

great-uncle Johan Sebastians van den Berch baptized (1570-1644)

January 1, 1574

great great-aunt Aeltje's son Ewout Jacobs van der Dussen (1574-1653) baptized

January 1, 1578

wife's great-uncle Hendrik Hendriks Swalmius (1578-1649) baptized

January 1, 1580

great-aunt Neeltje Jacobs van Adrichem (1580-1643) baptized

April 5, 1580

cousin Abraham Maertens Hogenhouck (1580-1641) baptized

January 1, 1582

wife's great-uncle Elezaar Hendriks Swalmius (1582-1652) baptized

January 1, 1594

mother Margriete Jacobs van den Berch (c 1594-1664) baptized

January 1, 1596

father-in-law Johannes Swalmius (1596-1661) baptized

July 30, 1623

sister Margrieta Philips Leeuwenhoek (1623-1678) baptized in Nieuwe Kerk

August 11, 1624

cousin Lambrecht Huijchs Leeuwenhoek (1624-1701) baptized in Nieuwe Kerk

January 6, 1626

sister Geertruijt Philips Leeuwenhoek (1626- before 1649) baptized

September 27, 1626

sister-in-law Maria de Meij (1626-1676) baptized in Nieuwe Kerk

May 11, 1628

sister Neeltje Philips Leeuwenhoek (1628-1650) baptized in Nieuwe Kerk

May 30, 1628

cousin Geertruijt Huijchs Leeuwenhoek (1628-1684) baptized

December 20, 1629

wife Barbara de Meij (1629-1666) baptized in Nieuwe Kerk

April 1, 1630

sister Maria Philips Leeuwenhoek (1630- before 1643) baptized in Nieuwe Kerk

January 1, 1631

brother-in-law Adriaan Johannes Swalmius (1631-1667) baptized

February 13, 1631

cousin Maerten Huijchs Leeuwenhoek (1631-1694) baptized

October 31, 1632

Jan Vermeer baptized in Nieuwe Kerk

November 4, 1632

Baptized in Nieuwe Kerk

November 13, 1633

cousin Jannitgen Huijchs Leeuwenhoek (1633-1681) baptized

April 9, 1634

wife Cornelia Johannes Swalmius (1634-1694) baptized in Valkenburg

August 10, 1636

co-worker Daniel Bogaert baptized

May 24, 1637

sister Catharina Philips Leeuwenhoek (1637- after 1684) baptized

May 31, 1637

cousin Margaretha (Grietjen) Huijchs Leeuwenhoek (1637-1702) baptized

February 9, 1645

nephew Philips Jans de Molijn (1645 - ) baptized

May 12, 1647

niece Margrieta Jans de Molijn (1647 - ) baptized

April 9, 1653

cousin Lambrecht's son Anthonij Lambrechts Leeuwenhoek (1653-1671) baptized

November 23, 1653

cousin Magdaleentje (Helena) Maertens Leeuwenhoek (1653-1720) baptized

April 25, 1655

nephew Jacob Jans de Molijn baptized

September 15, 1655

son Philips (first so named) baptized

June 18, 1656

nephew Anthonij Jans de Molijn (1656-1729) baptized, witnessed by Antony

September 24, 1656

daughter Maria Thonis Leeuwenhoek (1656-1745) baptized

November 10, 1656

cousin Maria Maertens Leeuwenhoek (1656-1717) baptized

February 8, 1657

cousin Russje Lambrechts Leeuwenhoek (1657-1746) baptized

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