IXB. Claas Arents Besemer, was christened in Schiedam 08.03.1677 (as Nicolaus) and died in Schiedam
03.05.1756. He was salmon fisherman and ship-carpenter. He was married in Schiedam 24.03.1704
with Aaltje Staat, christened in Schiedam 16.07.1677 and died 14.12.1728, she was daughter of
Jan Pietersz Staat and Neeltje Dirks.
Aaltje is a sister of Maartje married with his brother Jacob.
The family got the following children, chistened in Schiedam:
- Pieter, 18.10.1705 died after 05.06.1758. salmon fisherman.
- Jacomijntje, 28.03.1708 died 11.09.1714.
- Jannetje 12.12.1710 died after 28.06.1756, was married in Overschie 27.10.1743 with Cornelis
Visser, born in Pijnacker and widow of Aaltje Boeff.
- Neeltje, 21.09.1712 and died in Schiedam 18.08.1791.
- Jacomijntje, 01.11.1715 died 06.06.1772.
- Maartje, 16.06.1719 died 03.01.1777.
Signature of Claas Arents Besemer.
Among other things by reading:
"This whole brave family... A Schiedams genus Bes(z)emer between 1600 and present",
from Th. Bezemer july 1988.