ATTENTION ! Dates in Holland are given day - month - year. So 05.12 is not May 12, but December 5 !
Jo(h)annes Henricus (Hendrik) Simonis, bapt. The Hague 01.01.1773 (RC Church, Oude Mol Str), witn.: 'Mater Ecclesia' = Our Mother the Holy Church), cobbler/in death certificate: wine merchant's hand, died The Hague 05.02.1823, banns The Hague 29.11.1795, marr. The Hague 13.12.1795 Johanna Heijt, bapt. The Hague 09.06.1776 (Groote Kerk, by Rev. Munnekemolen), cleaning lady, died The Hague 21.01.1850, daughter of Johannes Heijt and Petronella Franken - In the publication of the banns: 'Groom Roman-Catholic'. - According to her death certificate Johanna was 70 years of age when she died. Should be: 73 !
From this marriage 12 children. Among them:
Maria Barbara Susanna (also: Maria Susanna Barbara) Simonis, born The Hague 29.11.1818, cleaning lady, died The Hague 18.04.1898, marr. The Hague 24.05.1865 Johannes Cornelis Spreeuw, born Breda 01.05.1820, soldier (grenadier sergeant)/labourer, died The Hague 20.07.1888, son of Jacobus Spreeuw and Wilhelmina Hermus - Maria Barbara Susanna Simonis can be found in the 'Index op bedeelden Burgerlijk Armbestuur', meaning she was on the dole ! From her: a. Antonie Johannes (Simonis), born The Hague 03.12.1844 - In the margin of the birth certificate: 'This child has been acknowledged by Maria Barbara Susanna Simonis, unmarried, living in this city, in a certificate of February 12, 1863 - Also in margin:'This child has been acknowledged by Johannes Cornelis Spreeuw and Maria Barbara Susanna Simonis at their marriage, May 24, 1865'. b. Anna Maria Simonis, born The Hague 28.10.1847, died The Hague 16.10.1848('eleven months old') c. Cornelis Johannes Simonis, born The Hague 09.08.1850, died The Hague 24.02.1851('five months old') d. Johannes Leonardus Simonis, born The Hague 27.09.1851, died The Hague 28.12.1851 ('three months old') e. Johannes Cornelis Simonis, born The Hague 11.04.1853, died The Hague 17.06.1853 ('two months old') f. Johannes Cornelis (Simonis), born The Hague 07.10.1854 (acknowledged at his parents' marriage) g. Jacobus (Simonis), born The Hague 24.06.1856 (acknowledged at his parents' marriage) h. Cornelis Martinus (Simonis), born The Hague 19.07.1859 (acknowledged at his parents' marriage)
The fact that the last name of the children a., f., g., and h. is between brackets (Simonis), means that their name changed tot Spreeuw because of the acknowledgement.