Evert Jansz Rijk1
M, #13771, b. circa 1630
|BirthOrigin*||Evert was from Amsterdam and was perhaps born there circa 1630. His age is estimated.1,2|
|Marriage*||He married Magdalena Andries on 8 November 1654 (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.1|
|Monsterrollen and Opgaafrollen (Muster and tax rolls)||On 20 March 1656 Evert Jansz Rijk was enumerated in the muster roll, as an arquebusier.2|
- [S654] Mansell Upham 'What can't be cured, must be endured … Cape of Good Hope - first marriages & baptisms (1652-1665)', First Fifty Years, Uprooted Lives - Unfurling the Cape of Good Hope's Earliest Colonial Inhabitants (1652-1713), (http://e-family.co.za/ffy/ui66.htm), January 2012. "8 November 1654: Evert Jansz: Rijk (from Amsterdam) & Magdalena Andries: geboortich van Middelburch."
- [S647] Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope, Letters Despatched 1652-1662 to which are added land grants, attestations, Journal of voyage to Tristan da Cunha, names of freemen, &c. Vol III, H.C.V. Leibrandt; (Cape Town, South Africa: W.A. Richards & Sons, Government Printers, 1900), p.284-286. Hereinafter cited as Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope.