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I. N.N. du Cloux x before ca. 1520, N.N. Children:
II. Jean du Cloux * ca.1520, + between 1577-79. Had a degree in Law in 1566, was 1569-1570 and 1577 "Baljuw" in Sedan, and 1566-1569 "Baljuw" of the properties of the Chateau Regnaut. He was member of the "Conseil Souverein" in 1569. son of I. x before ca. 1540, Francoise Roland, * ca.1520?, still alive in 1579. He was together with his wife witnes when Marie, doughter of Nicaise du Cloux and Marie Aubertin, on 17-11-1577 was baptised She was witnes when Madeleine doughter of Gerard du Cloux and Francoise Moseph was baptised on 20-12-1579. and also when Louis, son of Nicaise Aubertin and Poncete du Cloux, was baptised in 1588. Children:
?Antoinette du Cloux, she is witnes together with Raul Rogissart when Suzanna, doughter of Gillet Gemmes and Suzanne du Cloux was baptised on 31-1-1593 in Sedan. Also she is witnes on 22-3-1603 in Sedan together with Jean de la Valle when Anthoinette, doughter of Jean du Cloux (her brother ?) and Anne de la Valle, was baptised.
IIIa. Nicaise (Nicassius) du Cloux * ca.1540, He is still alive in 1598. He lives 1564 in Chateau Regnaut. He is lord of the castle of (Chastelain de) Chateau Regnaut in 1577, and he was Captain of Chateau Regnaut in 1580. He was citizen of Sedan in 1582, 1583, 1585 His profession was merchandiser (Md. = Marchand) in Sedan in 1582, 1583, 1585 en 1601. He also was tax receiver. son of II. x before ca. 1563, Marie Aubertin, doughter of Louis Aubertin He is witnes when Marie, doughter of Gerard du Cloux en Francoise Moseph was baptised on 28-12-1581 in Sedan. Also he was witnes when Marie, doughter of Jean Stasquin en Marie du Cloux, was baptised on 20-3-1583 in Sedan. and when Louys, son of Daniel du Cloux en Janne Baillet. was baptised on 16-4-1598 in Sedan.
IVb. ?Daniel du Cloux * ca.1570, Ch\203teau Regnaut (Fr.), + voor juli 1641. his profession was "Apotheker" in 1595, 1596 and 1598. he was citizen of Sedan in 1595 and 1596. he was probably a son of IIIa. The possibility exists also that he is a son of Jean du Cloux and Francoise Roland. The available (published) sources are contradictary. x 22-10-1595 Sedan Jeanne Baillet. Possibly a doughter of Jean Baillet and Francoise (or Jeanne?) de la Vielle-Ville. Children:
Vc. Isaac (Jacques) du Cloux ~17-11-1596 Sedan, #25-9-1644 Sedan (46 years old) profession: master "Chirurgijn", in Sedan in 1622, 1632, 1633, 1636 en 1642. son of IVb. x ca.1620 Marie le Pin, *ca.1600 + after 24-7-1678. She was widow when she was witnes on 26-2-1668 when Marie, doughter of Jonas du CLoux en Anne Larget was baptised. She was witnes when Marie, doughter of Josue du Cloux en Anne du Paty, was baptised on 24-7-1678 in Sedan. Children:
VIb. Daniel du Cloux * ca.1623 Sedan (Fr.), profession: merchandiser, +after 1668 son of Vc. x before 1642, Maria Dalichamp/Dalichang, * before ca.1623, + after 1668. Maybe she was a doughter of David and Marie Faucheux. They have a doughter Marie baptised 16-10-1607 in Sedan. This David was a son of Francoise and had a brother Josue Dalichamp. So maybe this is the origine of the given naam Josua/Joost that will be widelyspread in the de Kloe family ! They live in 1668 in Rotterdam (than they are witnesses at the marriage of their son Josue in Paris). Maybe this Daniel is accepted 21-5-1665 as church member in Amsterdam, coming from Paris, but this could also be Daniel, husband of Catherine Clermont (AIa.) Children:
VIIa. Isaac du Cloux/de Kloe/de Cloe/Klou * 20-4-1642, Delft, son of VIb. his doughter Jannetje lived before her marriage "op het Oosteijnde" in Delft, so he lived there probably also. x otr.2-12-1662 Delft/att. 17-12-1662 naar Nootdorp, (Mar)Grietgen Cornelisdr. van Gijssen, * ca.1640, +5-6-1721 Delft.
(text: Den 17 decemb. 1662 attestatie g.g. op Nootdorp Isaack de Clouw, jm: int Rietvelt, Grietgen Cornelis van Gijssen, jd. inde Vlaming straat. [source: city archives Delft, DTB 129, 2-12-1662]) Children:
VIIIb. Josua/Joost de Kloe/te Kloen/du Clou ~30-1-1670 Delft, stille alive in 1709. son of VIIa. x 3-11-1698 in Woudrichem, Pellegrina Stael van Holstijn, + still alive in 1709.
(text: Joost de Kloe, j:m: tot Woudrichem, Pelgrina Staal, j:d: mede aldaer en laast gewoont hebbende alhier. [source: city archives Delft, DTB 78, 11-10-1698]) Children:
IXa. Hardenberg du Clou ~8-3-1705 Woudrichem, jm. van Woerkom son of VIIIb. #28-12-1761 Andel. He buys a house in Andel on 3-12-1735 and sells it again on 10-7-1745. For a page about the location of this house follow this link (in Dutch). At his second marriage (1734) he is said to be soldier: "soldaat onder dhr. Hardenbroek, leggende op de schans loevenstijn". He became member of the church of Andel on 8-7-1738. x (1) otr.17-8/tr.23-9-1726 Nieuwerkerk (Oost Duijveland, Zeeland), Johanna/Janna van Stellen/Stellewaart, jd. van Nieuwerkerk, ~17-10-1700 Nieuwerkerk (Oost Duijveland, Zeeland), doughter of Adriaan Adriaansz. van Stellen and Neeltje Jansdr. de Blauwen + before 10-10-1728, x (2) otr.27-8/tr.10-10-1728 Heusden/att.okt.1728 Nieuwerkerk Ida de Groot, #29-4-1733 andel widow of Frans Bernard, living in Heusden, member of the church of Heusden on 3-2-1724, member of the church of Andel on 12-7-1732. x (3) imp. 15-8-1734 andel Jenneke Hoeckx, living in Poederoijen, #imp.1-7-1748 Andel, Her father was maybe Hendrik Hoek. x (4) 1757 (illegitimate) Maaike Janse van Andel, doughter of Jan Antonie Govertse van Andel and Anneke Jans van Drongelen. She was married on 4-9-1740 in Andel with Arie Ariense Kop (but he had left her since 1752. Since she could not prove if he was stil alive or not, she could not remarry ! (source: kerkeraadshandelingen Andel 18-12-1757) No children are known with the first 2 wifes. Children with Jenneke Hoeckx:
One of the first 4 sons (or the father hinself?) has an illigitimate child called: ... N.N. (de Kloe) x (ca.1760) Maria Jansdr. de Waal doughter of Jan Jansz. de Waal and Bastiaantje Zweere Bouman. Illigitimate child:
Xb. Joost de Kloe ~26-5-1737 Andel, #28-12-1790 Andel. son of IXa. x 27-4-1766 in Rijswijk (N.Br.), Maaijke van Wijngaarden, * 23-12-1742 Rijswijk (N.Br.). Children:
XIe. Joost de Kloe *12/~16-3-1777 Giessen, +8-12-1847 Andel. son of Xb. x 12-11-1813, in Andel Wilhelmina Piek, + 24-8-1865 Andel. Children:
XIIj. Jacob de Kloe *7-9-1824 Andel, +28-1-1899 Andel. son of XIe. x 17-9-1853 Andel Leske van Helden. Children:
XIIIf. Joost de Kloe *26-5-1854 Andel, +27-6-1940 Gameren, # Gameren. profession: policeman. son of XIIj. x 21-5-1880 Andel Willemijntje Kraaij, *27-3-1857 Andel (click on this picture for a larger version) I received this picture of Joost de Kloe picking strawberries from Dick van Maanen. It was taken around 1937. Joost and his wife were known in the family of Dick as: Joostoom and Mijntjemeu (Meu is the old dutch word for aunt, oom=uncle). Children:
XIVta. Willem de Kloe *27-1-1889 Gameren, +24-2-1986 Gameren. son of XIIIf, profession: farmer. x 20-11-1912 Gameren, Jenneke van Steenbergen, *9-7-1893 Gameren, +3-11-1933 Gameren. Children:
XVyd. Joost de Kloe * 23-4-1914, Gameren, profession: postman, +28-11/#2-12-1992, Gameren. son of XIVta. x 28-1-1937, in Gameren, Mina Cornelia Donker, *8-1-1917, Gameren. Children:
XVIga. Antonie (Anton/Toon) de Kloe *1940 Gameren, +2000. son of XVyd. x 1966 Giessen Pieternella (Nelly) Naaijen, *1947 Giessen, doughter of Peter Naaijen and Jenneke Kant.
XVII. Joost (Jos) de Kloe *1968 (that's me !) son of XVIga. x 1997 Maria Louise (Mariska) van Veeren doughter of Everhard Hubert van Veeren and Jenny Jansen