Abraham Matthijs Elsevier1

M, #17933, b. 4 April 1592, d. 14 August 1652
Father*Matthijs Elsevier2 b. 1564, d. 6 Dec 1640
Mother*Barbara Lopes de Haro2 b. 1573

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Last Edited15/12/2016
Birth*Abraham Matthijs Elsevier was born on 4 April 1592 in Leiden.1
BaptismAbraham Matthijs Elsevier was baptized on 14 April 1592 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, Leiden, .1 
Marriage*He married Catharina Jans Waesbergen, daughter of Jan Jans Waesbergen and Margaretha Pieters Bracht, on 12 May 1621 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, Rotterdam.3
Death*He died on 14 August 1652 Rotterdam, , at age 60.1
Burial*He was buried on 17 August 1652 Leiden, .1 


Catharina Jans Waesbergen b. 5 Apr 1597, d. b 25 Oct 1659
Occupation* Between 1621 and 1652 Abraham Matthijs Elsevier was variously bookprinter, bookseller, provost geweldiger or master-at-arms for the Admirality in Rotterdam.1 


  1. [S847] E-mails from Andries Penders to Delia Robertson, 2015 "Abraham Matthijs Elsevier born Leiden 4-04-1592, bapt. Leiden Geref. 14-04-1592. Died R'dam 14-08-1652, 60 years old., buried Leiden 17-08-1652.bookprinter and bookseller, later in his life "provost geweldige" (master- at- arms) for the Admiralty in R'dam."
  2. [S847] E-mails from Andries Penders to Delia Robertson, 2015 "unknown cd."
  3. [S847] E-mails from Andries Penders to Delia Robertson, 2015 "Married : R'dam Geref. 12-05-1621 (R'dam 25-05-1621) Catharina (Catarina) Jans van Waesbergen."

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