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AD 1440?-1750?

De Roij (also De Roy and De Rooy)

For younger generations of ancestors who are descended from this family:
see page on Van Kooten

The oldest known hometown of this family is Capelle, in the north-western part of Brabant, see map. The source of much information on this family is J.C. Maris: "Een honderdtal Nederlandse families", 1946.

Child of
? de Roij (?-?)
and Unknown

(See 16 generations back)

Gerrit de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,0015 %)
* ? x ? (wife unknown, married around 1470) + ?

(Not known if any other children)

Child of
Gerrit de Roij (?-?)
and Unknown

(See 15 generations back)

Adriaen Gerrits de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,003 %)
* ? x Lytmoet (wife's family name unknown, married around 1500) + ?

(Not known if any other children)

Children of
Adriaen Gerrits de Roij (?-?)
and Lytmoet ? (?-?)

(See 14 generations back)

1. Geeryt Adriaens de Roij
* ? x Wilmke Jorys + ?

2. Jan Adriaens de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,006 %)
* ? x ? (wife unknown, married around 1533) + ?
Occupation: "heemraad" of 's-Grevelduin Capelle.

(Not known if any other children)

Child of
Jan Adriaens de Roij (?-?)
and Unknown

(See 13 generations back)

Adriaen Janse de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,012 %)
* ? x I. Unknown II. Peterken Claesdr. + 1575?
Occupation: "schepen" of Nederveen Capelle.

(Not known if any other children)

Children of
Adriaen Janse de Roij (?-1575?)
and Unknown (wife from first marriage)

(See 12 generations back)

1. Peter Adriaens de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,024 %)
* ? x I. Hilleken Wouters II. Mechteld Jans + 1632?
Occupation: "vervener", "heemraad" and "heilige geestmeester" of 's-Grevelduin Capelle.

2. Jan de Roij
* ? x Grietken Anthonydr. + ? (before 7-5-1656)

3. Metken de Roij
* ? + ?

4. Claesken de Roij
* ? + ?

Children of
Peter Adriaens de Roij (?-1632?)
and Hilleken Wouters (?-? before 1623)

(See 11 generations back)

1. Sebastiaen de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,049 %)
* ? x I. Margriet Adriaens van Gils (Capelle 19-4-1614) II. Judith Jans van Son (Capelle 19-10-1624) + 8-4-1651 ('s-Grevelduin Capelle)
Occupation: "vervener", "burgemeester" of Zuidenwijn, "heemraad" of Capelle. Sebastiaen's second wife could have been related to the other Van Sons in our tree.

2. Cornelis de Roij
* ? x Margriet Herwijns + ?

3. Lenertken de Roij
* ? x Henrick Wouters + ?
Lenertken's husband is likely to have been related to his mother-in-law Hilleken Wouters. Was she also Henrick's aunt?

Children of
Sebastiaen de Roij (?-1651)
and Margriet Adriaens van Gils (?-?)

(See 10 generations back)

1. Hendrik de Roij
* 17-12-1617 (Capelle) x I. Cathelijn van de Kerckhoven (Sprang 4-3-1643) II. Grietje Janse van der Wiel + ?
Hendrik's second wife must have been related to Pieternella Roelofs van der Wiel, see below.

2. Adriaen de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,098 %)
* 1625 x Maria Henric Crillaerts (around 1650) + ?

Children of
Adriaen de Roij (1625?-?)
and Maria Henric Crillaerts (?-?)

(See 9 generations back)

1. Hendrik de Roij
* 30-10-1650 (Capelle) x Dirkje Dirks van Nederveen (10-10-1682) + ?
Occupation: "burgemeester" of 's-Grevelduin Capelle

2. Sebastiaan ("Bastiaan") de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,195 %)
* 1-1-1653 (Capelle) x Pieternella Roelofs van der Wiel (1681) + 30-3-1701 (Dussen-Muilkerk)

3. Adriaan de Roij
* ? x Adriaentje Rijcke + ?
Occupation: schoolteacher, "burgemeester" of 's-Grevelduin Capelle

4. Peter de Roij
* ? x Mayke Jansd. + ?
Occupation: "burgemeester" of 's-Grevelduin Capelle

Children of
Sebastiaan de Roij (?-?)
and Pieternella Roelofs van der Wiel (?-?)

(See 8 generations back)

Margrita ("Grietje Marie") de Roij
(blood-relationship 0,39 %)
* ? x Hendrik van Kooten (around 1710) + ?
For her descendants see the page on Van Kooten.

Bastiaan de Roij
* ? + ?

Adriaan de Roij
* ? + ?

Maria Elisabeth de Roij
* 30-11-1695 + ?

(Order of births not known)

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