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AD 1637-1830

Dupper

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

The early 17th century origins of the Dupper family seem to be in Germany, in Erberfeld. Leendert Dupper (1754-1830) did some research into his family's origins and those of his in-laws, of which he made notes ("aantekeningen") that have survived.

Child of
? Dupper (?-?)
and Unknown

(See 9 generations back)

Engelbert Dupper
(blood-relationship 0,195 %)
* 15-10-1637 (Erberfeld) x I. Unknown II. Elisabeth ("Lijsbeth") Dirks (2-10-1669) + 16-11-1720 (Herwijnen)
Occupation: schoolteacher in Heukelom. He died after having been "bedleegerig" (bedridden) for nine weeks, and was buried with his wife in the church in Herwijnen.

(Not known if any other children)

Children of
Engelbert Dupper (1637-1720)
and Lijsbeth Dirks (?-1718)

(See 8 generations back)

1. Willem Dupper
* 20-11-1670 (Heukelum) x ? (14-9-1698) + ?

2. Geertruij Dupper
* 13-8-1672 (Heukelum) + ?

3. Dirk Dupper
(blood-relationship 0,39 %)
* 20-4-1675 (Heukelum) x Maria ("Mariken") Arijsd. (or Ariese) van Ringelenburgh (Kedichem 12-6-1712) + ?
Occupation: schoolteacher in Spijk (1700)

4. ? (a daughter) Dupper
* 1678 + 14-9-1679

5. Leendert Dupper
* 9-6-1682 + 12-8-1729 (Herwijnen)
Leendert died of "waterziekte" ("water-illness")

Children of
Dirk Dupper (1675-1757)
and Mariken Arijsd. van Ringelenburgh (?-1768)

(See 7 generations back)

1. Ariën ("Arij") Dupper
(blood-relationship 0,78 %)
* 10-12-1713 (Spijk) x I. Dirkje Leendertsd. van Willigen (Brakel, 15-5-1743) II. Dirkje van Buuren (Arkel 29-10-1769) + 20-12-1775
Occupation: schoolteacher in Oosterwijk (1-2-1734), owner of a French boarding school in Brakel (15-10-1739)

2. Ariaantje Dupper
* 11-7-1715 (Spijk) x Arien Coopman (calling himself "Van den Herik") (19-10-1736) + 14-9-1679

3. Elisabeth ("Lijsbeth") Dupper
* 2-11-1717 (Spijk) x Cornelis van Oldenzeel (8-12-1743) + 14-9-1679

4. Wouter Dupper
* 1-8-1720 (Spijk) + 6-1-1736 (Spijk)
Wouter drowned at the age of 15 after ice-skating into a "wak" (a spot of open water) in the "Broekwiel" (the name of the pond), between 5 and 6 p.m. on Friday, January 6th, 1736.

Children of
Arij Dupper (1713-1775)
and Dirkje Leendertsd. van Willigen (1716-1767)

(See 6 generations back)

1. ? (a son) Dupper
* stillborn 18-12-1744

2. Dirk Dupper
* 15-2-1746 + 13-5-1746

3. ? (a son) Dupper
* stillborn 26-5-1747

4. ? (a daughter) Dupper
* 30-6-1748, died a few hours later of violent convulsions

5. Dirk Dupper
* 10-10-1749 x Adriana Kooyman + 11-12-1822 (Haastrecht)

6. Sophia Dupper
(blood-relationship 1,56 %)
* 20-11-1751 (Brakel) x Cornelis Goekoop (Haastrecht 27-7-1780) + 27-12-1829 (Goedereede)
Sophia was called after her grandmother Sophia Dwarsdijk.
For her descendants see the page on Goekoop.

7. Leendert Dupper
* 3-2-1754 x Sija Ketelaar (1779) + 16-2-1830 (Vianen)
Occupation: he took over his father's job at the French boarding school in Brakel, became head-teacher in Dordrecht until 1806, "adjunct-maire" of Vianen in 1811. In 1790 he wrote a prize-winning booklet on the best ways of teaching spelling, reading and writing. He was also the author of the "aantekeningen" about the Dupper family and their in-laws, mentioned above. His wife Sija Ketelaar was the sister of Anna Maria Ketelaar, the deceased first wife of his brother-in-law Cornelis Goekoop Leendert was called after his grandfather Leendert Dirksen van Willigen.

8. Maria Dupper
* 21-11-1755 + a few days later

9. Maria Dupper
* 28-12-1756 + a few days later

10. Maria Adriana Dupper
* 3-4-1759 + 26-2-1764
It is sad to notice these many dead children of the Dupper family.

11. Johannes Wouter Dupper
* 14-12-1760 + ?

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