The Beijen/Beyen Family Site

Information and stories about the different Beijen (or Beyen) families

by Laurens Beijen

The overview of the site

The list of first names
Searching this website

Questions or remarks
The photo gallery

The Facebook page

The latest additions

Sebas Beijen
October 23, 2016
Sebas Beijen was born on October 17, 2016. He is the second son of Johan Beijen and Jessica Beijen de Goeij. More details >>
  
Ferry Beijen
October 4, 2016
Ferry Beijen of the Breyell family passed away on September 27. He was 87 years old.
More details >>
  
Leah Beijen
September 22, 2016
Leah Norah Beijen was born in Nieuwegein on September 15. She is the daughter of Jeffrey Beijen and Maureen de Beer. More details >>
  
Lea Beijen
July 24, 2016
On July 24 Lea Bloem Beijen was born in Leiden.
Lea is the daughter of Frank Beijen and Vanda de Haan. More details >>
  
Cees Beijen from Veghel
July 11, 2016
On July 10, 2016 Cees Beijen from Veghel passed away. He was 90 years old. For many years he was a police officer. More details >>
  
Gioia Beijen
October 18, 2016
On October 13 Gioia Beijen was born in Almere. She is the daughter of Jolijn Beijen of the Johan Franco branch. More details >>
  
Broer Beijen
October 4, 2016
Broer Beijen was born on September 19. He is the son of Francesco Marinho Domingus Beijen and Wouke de Jong. More details >>
  
More than 700 photos
March 18, 2017
The gallery includes many photos of members of the Dutch Beijen and Beyen families who live or have lived in the Netherlands or elsewhere. The most recent number is 709, but there is still room for more.
If you possess Beijen or Beyen pictures (your own photo, or photos of your ancestors or other family members), please send me copies!
If you would like to replace a photo by a better one or if you have other suggestions, please inform me! To the photo gallery >>
  
Breyell and Venlo
June 20, 2016
A new map on one of the pages about the Breyell family shows the position of Breyell, southeast of Venlo.
More details >>

The English pages of this website

First of all Preface
Families and branches
Beijen or Beyen?
The oldest generations
of the IJsselstein family
Overview of the members of the oldest generations
The first Beijen's in IJsselstein
Dirck Jansz. Beijen
The children of Dirck Jansz. Beijen
Dirck Gijsbertsz. Beijen and his wives
The descendants of Dirck Gijsbertsz. Beijen
The Gijsbert branch
of the IJsselstein family
Overview of the members of the Gijsbert branch
Gijsbert and Dirck Beijen from Lexmond
The Arie subbranch
The Dirk Jan subbranch
Little subbranches from Amsterdam and Sloterdijk
The Jan Thomas branch
of the IJsselstein family
Overview of the members of the Jan Thomas branch
Jan Thomas Beijen and his children
The Dirk subbranch
The Maarten subbranch
The Gerrit subbranch
The tombstone of Gerrit Beijen
The Johan Franco branch
of the IJsselstein family
Overview of the members of the Johan Franco branch
Johan Beijen and Mechteld van Meerland
Johan Franco I, friend of the Bohemian Brethren
The Johan Franco's II and III
The Johan Franco's IV, V and VI
Jacoba Cornelia Beijen and her children
Beijens in the Dutch East Indies
Victims of the Japanese occupation
The Nieuwkapelle family Overview of the members of the Nieuwkapelle family
Remigius Beyen from Nieuwkapelle
The Nieuwkapelle family in the 19th century
Johan Willem Beyen, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Some other members of the Nieuwkapelle family
The Breyell family Overview of the members of the Breyell family
The origin in Germany
From Germany to the Netherlands
The younger generations of the Breyell family
The Hengelo family Overview of the members of the Hengelo family
From Bijenhuis to Bijen
From Bijen to Beijen
The growth of the Hengelo family
The Beijen-Overbeek division
The Beijen-Spekreis division
The Dordrecht family Overview of the members of the Dordrecht family
The extinct Dordrecht family
Loose ends Loose ends
Finally Family messages
The photo gallery
The alphabetical list of first names
The size of the families and branches
Coats of Arms
The surname Beyen in Belgium
Genealogical links
Acknowledgements
Questions or remarks

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