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AD 1540?-1869

Verschoor

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

Like many other families in our tree, the Verschoor family's origins are in "het Land van Altena", east of Dordrecht and south of Gorinchem, see map. Their oldest known hometown is Sleeuwijk, across the river Merwede from Gorinchem.

Child of
? Verschoor (?-?)
and Unknown

(See 12 generations back)

Adriaen ? Verschoor
(blood-relationship 0,024 %)
* ? x ? (wife unknown, married around 1570) + ?

(Not known if any other children)

Child of
Adriaen ? Verschoor (?-?)
and Unknown

(See 11 generations back)

Melis (Adriaensz.?) Verschoor
(blood-relationship 0,049 %)
* 1570? x Mayke Jans (around 1600) + ?

(Not known if any other children)

Children of
Melis (Adriaensz.?) Verschoor (1570?-?)
and Mayke Jans (?-?)

(See 10 generations back)

1. Arien Melisse Verschoor
* ? + ?

2. Hermen Melisse Verschoor
(blood-relationship 0,098 %)
* 1600? x Pieterken Joppen (around 1625) + 1655?
Occupation: owner of farmland near Sleeuwijk, with his brother Arien.

3. Maycken Melisse Verschoor
* 30-10-1633 (Sleeuwijk) x Wouter Jacobse + ?

4. Theunis Melisse Verschoor
* ? + ?

5. Hendrickske Melisse Verschoor
* ? x Michiel Jacobs Snoeck + ?

Children of
Hermen Melisse Verschoor (1600?-1655?)
and Pietertje Joppen (?-?)

(See 9 generations back)

Job Hermense Verschoor
(blood-relationship 0,195 %)
* 1627? x I. Judith Pieters (1651?) II. Ariaentje Ariense Rijke (Sleeuwijk 26-8-1668) + ?
Occupation: owner of agricultural land and "schepen" in Sleeuwijk.

Jacob Verschoor
* ? + ?

Jan Verschoor
* ? + ?

Margje Verschoor
* ? + ?

Maaike Verschoor
* ? + ?

Lijntje Verschoor
* ? + ?

Joostje Verschoor
* ? + ?

Adriaen Verschoor
* ? + ?

Adriaentje Verschoor
* ? + ?

(Order of births not known)

Children of
Job Hermense Verschoor (1627?-?)
and Ariaentje Ariense Rijke (?-?)

(See 8 generations back)

1. Anthonis Joppen Verschoor
(blood-relationship 0,39 %)
* 27-10-1669 (Dussen) x Anneke Pietersd. Rustwat (Sleeuwijk 6-8-1690) + 1740?
Occupation: "ouderling", "diaken", "schepen" in Sleeuwijk between 1695 and 1740.

2. Michiel Verschoor
* 8-3-1671 (Dussen) + ?

3. Syken Verschoor
* 19-8-1673 (Dussen) + ?

Children of
Anthonis Joppen Verschoor (1669-1740?)
and Anneke Pietersd. Rustwat (1671-1701)

(See 7 generations back)

1. Hermen Anthonisz. Verschoor
(blood-relationship 0,78 %)
* 24-2-1692 (Sleeuwijk) x Elisabeth (Lijsbeth) Hendriksd. van Kooten (Sleeuwijk 25-11-1742) + before 8-3-1780
Occupation: "ouderling", "schepen" and "president-schepen" in Sleeuwijk.

2. Arien Verschoor
* 18-10-1693 (Sleeuwijk) + before 1697

3. Job Verschoor
* 6-7-1695 (Sleeuwijk) + ?

4. Arien Verschoor
* 28-4-1697 (Sleeuwijk) + ?

5. Mayken Verschoor
* 1-2-1699 (Sleeuwijk) + ?

6. Peter Verschoor
* 1700? (Sleeuwijk) + ?

7. Jan Verschoor
* 6-8-1702 (Sleeuwijk) x + ?

Children of
Hermen Anthonisz. Verschoor (1692-1780?)
and Elisabeth ("Lijsbeth") Hendriksd. van Kooten (1716-1789)

(See 6 generations back)

1. Anneke Verschoor
* 25-10-1744 (Sleeuwijk) x Anthonie Pieterse Verschoor +?
(No doubt the couple must have been related)

2. Anthonie Hermensz. Verschoor
* 4-9-1746 (Sleeuwijk) x Dina Adriaensd. Boll + ?
Occupation: "schout", "president-schepen", "secretaris" in Sleeuwijk. His wife Dina was the sister of our fourth great-grandmother Jacoba Boll, the wife of Johannes Hermanus Verschoor, see below.

3. Grietje Verschoor
* 3-11-1748 (Sleeuwijk) x Nicolaas Donkers + 1789

4. Hendrik Verschoor
* 25-4-1751 (Sleeuwijk) + ?

5. Jan Verschoor
* 11-11-1753 (Sleeuwijk) + ?

6. Jannigje Verschoor
* 26-9-1756 (Sleeuwijk) x Adriaan Donkersloot + ?

7. Johannes Hermanus Verschoor
(blood-relationship 1,56 %)
* 21-9-1760 (Sleeuwijk) x Jacoba Adriaensd. Boll (Eethen 5-5-1788) + 1856
Occupation: clergyman in Arkel and Rietveld. His wife Jacoba was the sister of Dina Boll, who married his brother Anthonie Hermensz. Verschoor, see above.

Children of
Johannes Hermanus Verschoor (1760-?)
and Jacoba Adriaensd. Boll (1758-1831)

(See 5 generations back)

1. Elizabeth Hermina Verschoor
(blood-relationship 3,125 %)
* 9-4-1789 (Arkel) x Adrianus ("Adriaan") Goekoop (Kedichem 3-9-1812) + 11-5-1846 (Arnhem)
For her descendants see the page on Goekoop.

2. Adriaan Dinon Verschoor
* 16-5-1790 (Arkel) x Anna Cornelia van Appeltere (Gorinchem 12-8-1829) + 12-8-1869 (Gorinchem)
Occupation: physician in Gorinchem. His wife Anna Cornelia (1803-1878) was a daughter of Simon Cornelis van Appeltere (1769-1824), president of the Law-court in Gorinchem, and Elisabeth Metman (1773-?), the sister of our third great-grandfather Philippus Verhagen Metman (1775-1839).

3. Dina Cornelia Adriana Verschoor
* 16-7-1794 (Arkel) Jacob Lodewijk Jan Baptist, baron Sweerts de Landas (Kedichem 1-6-1814) + 22-12-1862 (Voorschoten)

4. Jan Jacob Verschoor
* 28-9-1797 x Isabella Henrietta Philippine, baronesse Sweerts de Landas (Harlingen 4-2-1831) + 1864
Occupation: major-general of the infantry.

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