Cornelis van der Laan1

M, #13884, b. circa 1685

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Last Edited15/05/2012
Birth*Cornelis van der Laan was born circa 1685.2,1
Baptisms - WitnessCornelis van der Laan and Elisabeth Marcusz witnessed the baptism of Cornelis Vermeulen on 12 August 1708 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.1,3
He and Dirkje Matthijsdr Westerhoud witnessed the baptism of Johanna Meerkens on 18 August 1709 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).4


  1. [S674] Mansell Upham 'Who is Jannetje Rutgertroost? A genealogical investigation into the origins of a Cape of Good Hope-born mesties woman variously found in the records as: Jannetie / Jannetie Hans:/Hanse: Rutgertroost', First Fifty Years, Uprooted Lives - Unfurling the Cape of Good Hope's Earliest Colonial Inhabitants (1652-1713), (, April 2012. "12 d[it]o [augustus] [1708]     van Dirk Cornelisz [Vermeulen] en Jannetje Hans; de getuigen Cornelis van der Laan , met Elisabeth Marcusz          Cornelis."
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  3. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): D:o [12 Augustij 1708] van Dirk Cornelisz, en Jannetje Hans; de getuigen Cornelis van der Laan, met Elizabeth Marcusz. - Cornelis, (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  4. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): [18 Augusti 1709] van Daniel Meerkens, en Elizabeth Marcusz; de getuigen Cornelisz van der Laan, met Dirkje Matthijsz Westerhout. - Johanna, 1695-1712, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch

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