In 1811, 27th of July, Nicolaas Wilhelmus Coert was born in Grissee (Soerabaja). In 1853, 21st of March, he died in Batavia. He was one of the members of the Vrijmetselarij (lodge) “De Ster in het Oosten’ in Batavia. He was also the 2nd Clerk of the Counsel of Justice in Batavia (1837). He married ‘Jonkvrouw’ Maria Elizabeth Goldman on the 18th of January in 1835 in Batavia. Maria Elizabeth Goldman was born in Batavia on the 2nd of December 1805. She died on the 15th of April in Besoeki in 1876. She was the daughter of Wilhelmina Dorothea Coert [1777 – 1838] and ‘Jonkheer’ Johan Christiaan Goldman. Maria Elizabeth first husband was Arnold Franco van IJsseldijk.