Descendants of Jan Ariensz MOLENAAR & Jannetje Pietersdr

This Descendant Journal contains all the descendants of Jan MOLENAAR (1658-1731) and Jannetje Pietersdr (1662-????) that I have been able to identify to-date. Jan & Jannetje had at least six childern and lived in Petten, located in Noord-Holland, on the North Sea coast.

To read this Descendant Journal go directly to the Table of Contents near the bottom of the page.

During the Second World War, the entire town of Petten was broken up in 1943 by order of the German Wehrmacht because of the construction of the Atlantic Wall. The church of Petten was demolished in 1944. After the war, a new town was built starting in 1946. In the picture below the North Sea is on the left the 'new' Town of Petten on the right separated by the Hondsbossche Zeewering (Dike).


Petten, Noord Holland, Nederland

Cornelis Jan 'Case' VANDERPLAS was born 1943 to Jan 'John' van der PLAS and Christina 'Stien' GUTTER in Schoorl. Noord-Holland, The Netherlands. In 1949 the family emigrated to Canada and Case was raised in Paisley, Ontario, Canada. He is a direct descendant of the captioned couple. See Case's Pedigree Chart. (click on the underlined)

To see Descendant Journals of additional Ancestral Families connected to Case's maternal grandmother Jannetje MOLENAAR click on highlighted families below. See Jannetje's Pedigree Chart.
The number in brackets (#) indicates the number of generations back from Case VANDERPLAS.
Jan Ariensz MOLENAAR - Jannetje Pietersdr (9) other ancestral surnames in this journal include ZWAAN, MUL & WITT.
Klaas KOOMAN - Jantje DEKKER (7).
Jan GOUWEN - Aaltje HOVENIER (8).
Christiaan STRIJKER - Maartje VINK (8).
Willem Pietersz MULLER & Lijsbeth van den HEUVEL (9); includes BRUIN, BOOD, PIETERS & PRINS.
Maarten de BOER - Jantje JANS (8)
Sijmon ZWAAN - Maartje Garments (9); includes KRAMER.
Gerrit KRABMAN - Barbara BAKKER (7)
Jan LIMBACH - Eijbertje JAKKEN (7)

To see Descendant Journals of Ancestral Families connected to Case's maternal grandfather, Abert GUTTER click here GUTTER Family Journal.

atricia Janette' CUTTER (GUTTER) is also a direct descendant of the captioned couple on her paternal side. Click on BELL Family Journal to see the Ancestral Families on her mother Jean BELL's side.
DNA Matches to Case VANDERPLAS on Ancestry or MyHertitage* in this Family Journal. Click on underlined to see Relationship Chart.
Bernhardt de VRIES - 354 cM - 2nd cousin.
Adriaantje KOSTELIJK - 180.5 cM* - 2nd cousin.(mother of Paula & Esther elow)
Paula & Esther van WERINGEN - 96 cM* - 2nd cousin once removed.
Angela KOSTELIJK - 111 cM - 2nd cousin once removed.
Margaret ERIKS - 22* cM - 2nd cousin once removed.
Joan ZIPP - 55 cM - 2nd cousin.
Rebecca de VRIES - 111 cM - 2nd cousin twice removed.
Carolee BIERMAN - 37 cM - 6th cousin.
For more pictures of the van der PLAS Family go to Jan & Stien's Wedding.

Table of Contents

  Descendants of Jan Ariensz MOLENAAR
  Surname List
  Index of Names
  Sources (Bibliography)

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Please note: The majority of the data has been compiled from many different sources on the internet and the information is only as good as what has been input. Information is corroborated where possible.

Latest Revision December 29, 2020.

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