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Elder, Thomas van


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Inventory #797
ArchiveGemeentearchief Amsterdam
Call NumberWK 5073/937
Date1602/01/24
CityAmsterdam
CountryNederland
TypeOrphan Chamber
Purposeauction
Family NameElder
Owner NameElder, Thomas van
OccupationArtisan |a Goldsmith, jeweler
ResidenceAen de ouwe Cingel opt hoeckge van de Nes legewech in Amsterdam.
ReligionRoman Catholic
IntroductionDen 24e en 25e january anno 1602 zyn ter ordonnantie van myne herren weesmeesteren opt versoeck van Pieter Zegers ende als geordonneerde curateur van den boel van Mr. Thomas van Elder vercoft de naevolgende goederen achtergelaten by den selven Mr. Thomas op zes weecken dach. herr
CommentaryOn 1 November 1601, the Orphan Chamber named as guardians over Jannetge, the daughter left by Mr. Thomas van Elder, goutsmeerder (goldsmith melting gold?), whose mother was Hilletge van de Voort, Pieter Segers and as his co-guardians Hendrick Verstegen and Hans van Ceulen. Thomas van Elder had apparently remarried with Hester Singemans, who was said to be his widow. As creditors of Thomas van Elder were named Gerrit van de Voort, for himself and on behalf of Adam van Steene, the uncle by marriage of the child, Pieter van Dilsen, as her granduncle on the father's side, Hans van Keulen, Huybert Otsen Willelaers, and Elder's widow Hester Singemans, assisted by her brother Pontiaen Singemans (WK 5073/513, fol. 103vo.) Pieter Zegersz. was the former bode of the Weeskamer, discharged qua Roman Catholic in 1578. He was married to Barbara Jacobs and was the father of the painters Pieter and Claes Lastman (cf. R 31152.) On 23 March 1604, Dirck Jacobsz. Hem, goldsmith, was named guardian over the children of Thomas van Elder, goutsmeerder (WK 5073/513, fol. 117vo.)
NotaryGerrit Jansz. Block
Total Value588 |d 17 st.
Art Value89 |d
# of Items19
Montias1 #700
Lot Type Artist Title Subject Verbatim Entry
0001 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bortgen van de winter f 2:10:--
0002 [ANONYMOUS] 1 kaert van Hollants Leeuw f 1:11:--
0003 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bort van een naeckte man f 1:11:--
0004 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bortge van de doop f 3: 4:--
0005 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bort van St. Pieters schepken f 3: 9:--
0006 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bort van de temptatie f 3: 9:--
0007 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bort van Abraham f 3:12:--
0008 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bort van een vos f 1: 7:--
0009 [ANONYMOUS] 1 geschildert bort van een hovenier f 1:17:--
0010 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bloempot geschildert f 6:--:--
0011 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bortgen van een soedt seyer f 8: 5:--
0012 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bortge van Prophet Elias f 3:10:--
0013 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bort van Hieronimus opgehouden
0014 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bort van Paulus bekering f 18:--:--
0015 [ANONYMOUS] 1 ront bortje f -:17:--
0016 [ANONYMOUS] 1 bort van een herberch ofte coucken f 6: 5:--
0017 [ANONYMOUS] 1 groot bort van de 5 godinnen f 11: 5:--
0018 [ANONYMOUS] 1 grote schildery van Pieramis ende Thisbe f 10: 5:--