Johanna Gevaerts van Gansoyen - Countess of Nassau Beverweerd

Personal data
Date of birth
in Dordrecht
Date of death
in Utrecht
Countess of Nassau Beverweerd

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.