niece Margareta Cornelia Hobus's estate

August 14, 1755

Joris Geesteranus notary

The estate of Margareta Cornelia Hobus, Leeuwenhoek's niece, daughter of his sister Catherina, was a complicated affair that is recorded in a series of documents from 1755 to 1765.

Below is the title or cover page from the first document, August 14, 1755.


Extract from the division of goods which the late Miss Margareta Cornelia Hobus with (the order?) of the Fidei Commis has possessed and since the same died unmarried and underage, transfered? on the estate of Miss Maria van Leeuwenhoek ab intestato.

For so much concerns the portion of the maternal friends.

Dated: 14 August 1755


ONA Delft inv. 2801, fol. 57