wife Cornelia Swalmius made a will before marrying Leeuwenhoek

January 17, 1661

She and Leeuwenhoek did not marry until 1671, and she made this will ten years earlier, when she was 26.

people named

Cornelia Swalmius, living in Ketel, testatrix

Abrahamus Swalmius  pastor, heir
Catharina Swalmius  bequest
Wilhelmus Cammius  pastor, Overschie
Pieter Couwenburch Swalmius  bequest and heir
Elisabet Swalmius  heir


Johan van Ruiven, notary inv. 1967A, fol. 108