Descendants of Jacob Jansz ZWAAN

This Descendant Journal contains all the descendants of Jacob ZWAAN that I have been able to identify to-date. Jacob was born circa 1600 in the fishing village of Egmond aan Zee, Noord-Holland and had at least four sons that I am aware of. Neeltje de GROOT (1799-1863) is a descendant of the captioned couple and subject of the Pedigree Chart below.

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

 Fishermen mending their nets on the beach.

The two Pedigree Charts below are a portion of a larger chart encompassing all the known Ancestors of  Cornelis Jan 'Case' VANDERPLAS, son of Jan Cornelis 'John' van der PLAS and Christina 'Stien' GUTTER. Case was born in Schoorl. NH, and emigrated to Canada in 1949 and is married to Katherine WATSON. They currently live in Oakville, Ontario.

This branch is on Case's paternal side and represents the ZWAAAN Ancestors. Jacob Jans ZWAAN is the extent of this family line that that I have geen able to discover to-date.


For pictures of the van der PLAS Family go to Jansje's Album, also Jan & Stien's Wedding.

Table of Contents

  Descendants of Jacob Jansz ZWAAN
  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 April 6, 2022

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