Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Hemsincks in:
 • Dutch Cemetery at Sadras
 • Kalpakkam
 • Tamil Nadu
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Ammarentia Blochovius Hemsinck
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 21, 1644
Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Death: Mar. 14, 1670, India

Grave of Ammarentia Blochovius and a stillborn daughter, which she survived for six weeks. Wife of Lambert Hemsinck, Chief of the Dutch settlement. Her father had been sent in 1649 as Dutch embassador to Japan. He was the first Dutchman, who was burried there.
See: Marion Peters, Ferry André de la Porte (photographs), In steen geschreven: leven en sterven van VOC-dienaren op de Kust van Coromandel in India, Amsterdam: Lubberhuizen 2002, 31, 226. Photographs by Ferry André de la Porte; reproduced by courtesy of the publishers.
The underslab is the gravestone of Ammarantia, the "table" that of her son Pieter. 
Family links: 
  Pieter Blokhovius (____ - 1649)
  Pieter Hemsinck (1665 - 1682)*
*Calculated relationship
Hier leijt begraven Ammarentia Blochovius, gebooren den 21en Iunij A:o 1644 tot Hoorn, Huijs:Vrouw van Lambert Hemsinck. Ondercoopman, en Opperhooft deses Comptoirs overleden, den: 14en Marrtij: A:o 1670: out: 25: Iaren: 8: maenden: 21: dagen, nevens haer dochtertien, den: 1en Februarij: bevorens doot ter Werelt gebraght.
Dutch Cemetery at Sadras
Tamil Nadu, India
Created by: FS
Record added: Mar 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35341777
Ammarentia <i>Blochovius</i> Hemsinck
Added by: FS
Ammarentia <i>Blochovius</i> Hemsinck
Added by: FS
Ammarentia <i>Blochovius</i> Hemsinck
Added by: FS
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thanks for bringing back information about my anchestors...
- Harm
 Added: Dec. 14, 2011

- Rita
 Added: Sep. 20, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED