Cornelis Pietersz Hooft

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Cornelis Pietersz Hooft

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Birthplace: Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
Death: Died in Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Son of Pieter Willemsz Hooft and Jannetgen Hendricksdr
Husband of Anna Jacobsdr Blaeu
Father of Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft; Agatha Cornelisdr Hooft; Margaretha Cornelisdr Hooft; Jacob Cornelisz Hooft; Johanna Hooft and 2 others
Brother of Hendrick Pietersz Hooft; Jan Pietersz Hooft; Willem Pietersz Hooft, schepen; Gerrit Pietersz Hooft; Dirck Hooft and 1 other

Occupation: korenkoopman, Burgermeester van Amsterdam, schepen van Amsterdam
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About Cornelis Pietersz Hooft

Cornelis Pietersz. Hooft (1547 – 1627 in Amsterdam) was a Dutch statesman. He was the grandson of Pieter Willemsz. Hooft, a Zaanse grain merchant and shipmaster, and the father of the poet and dramatist Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft. Hooft himself held numerous positions in the administration of Amsterdam. He was amongst others, schepen, twelve times mayor, and treasurer in a period of fast growth, so that the city had to be expanded three times.

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Cornelis Pietersz Hooft's Timeline

1547
1547
Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
1578
November 24, 1578
Age 31
Amsterdam
1581
March 16, 1581
Age 34
Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
1587
1587
Age 40
Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
1590
January 1590
Age 43
Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
1593
1593
Age 46
Amsterdam
1595
1595
Age 48
Amsterdam
1599
1599
Age 52
1626
January 1, 1626
Age 79
Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
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