Jacob Jansz de Nijs1
M, #13896, b. circa 1650
|Birth*||Jacob Jansz de Nijs was born circa 1650.1|
|Marriage*||He married Marij Zacharias, daughter of Jan Zacharias and Maria van Bengale, on 4 December 1672 VOC Ship de Pijl. enroute to Mauritius.1|
|Marij Zacharias b. b 8 Apr 1660|
|Origin*||Jacob Jansz de Nijs first lived in Amsterdam.1|
|Occupation*||On 4 December 1672 Jacob Jansz de Nijs was quartermaster VOC Ship de Pijl.1|
- [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. "...marries (4 December 1672) on De Pijl en route to Mauritius Jacob Jansz: de Nijs (from Amsterdam) quartermaster (speisemeister); descendants in South Africa."
- [S654] Mansell Upham 'UL01 What can't be cured, must be endured …', Uprooted Lives - Unfurling the Cape of Good Hope's Earliest Colonial Inhabitants (1652-1713), "c1 Jan de Nijs [van Dusseldorf]
marries 8 August 1694 Lijsbeth Fockese Roda born Mauritius (daughter of Focke Jansz: Roda & Alida (Aeltje) Siewers: Soest; family emigrate to Cape."