Andries Dewitt1

M, #2547, b. 16 June 1573, d. 26 November 1637
Father*Cornelius Fransz Dewitt b. 30 Apr 1545, d. 3 Apr 1622
Mother*Johanna Andriesdr Heymans b. 12 Jan 1546, d. 24 May 1602
Relationship9th great-grandfather of William Robert Thomas Boyd
ChartsWilliam Robert Thomas Boyd Pedigree
Marjorie Carolyn Hartle Pedigree
     Andries Dewitt was born on 16 June 1573 at Dordrecht, Netherlands, son of Cornelius Fransz Dewitt and Johanna Andriesdr Heymans.2 Andries Dewitt married Elizabeth van den Honert on 23 May 1604 at Dordrecht, Netherlands.3 Andries Dewitt died on 26 November 1637 at Dordrecht, Netherlands, at age 64.


Elizabeth van den Honert b. b 1579
Last Edited14 Sep 2014


  1. [S28] Edmund West, "FamilySearch Individual Records", Ancestral File,

    name:Andries /De Witt/
    birth:ABT 1570
    father:Cornelius /De Witt/
    mother:Johanna /Heymans/

    "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 6 August 2012), entry for Andries /De Witt/.
  2. [S34] Various, Internet,
    Andries de Witt (16 June 1573, Dordrecht - 26 November 1637, Dordrecht) was Grand Pensionary of Holland between 1619 and 1621. He was the successor of Johan van Oldebarnevelt, who had been executed in 1619.

    Andries de Witt was a member of the old Dutch patrician family De Witt. He was the oldest son of Johanna Heijmans and Cornelis Fransz de Witt (1545-1622), 16-fold burgomaster of Dordrecht. He was the uncle of Cornelis de Witt and Johan de Witt, Grand Pensionary from 1652 to 1672, who were sons of his youngest brother Jacob de Witt. Andries married Elizabeth van den Honert in 1604, with whom he had 10 children.
  3. [S56] Unknown author, On-Line Family Tree, He is married to Elisabetha Vandenhonert on May 23, 1604 at dordrecht.