Johanna Gevaerts van Gansoyen - Countess of Nassau Beverweerd

Johanna Gevaerts van Gansoyen

Born 1733
Died 1779

Alias: 

Countess of Nassau Beverweerd

Biography: 

Daughter of Paulus Gevaerts, sometime Mayor of Dordrecht, and Alida Vivien. Married (1753) to Hendrik Karel van Nassau-La Lecq, Count of Nassau Beverweerd.

Life with Boswell: 

Boswell dined with her on November 26, 1763, writing that "she showed you much respect", and "The Countess takes you under her protection; all will go well...." He met with her regularly in the following months.