Neeltjen Arensz1

F, #13945, b. circa 1630

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Last Edited28/06/2012
Birth*Neeltjen Arensz was born circa 1630.1
Marriage*She married Jan Martensz de Wacht circa 1659.1


Jan Martensz de Wacht b. c 1630
(Passenger) ShipVoyage On 31 May 1658 Neeltjen Arensz sailed on the Harpe from Wielinging to de Caep de Goede Hoop where it docked on 17 11 1658.2,3 


  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), (, January 2012. "2 September 1661:
    Birth: Son of Jan Martendz: de Wacht
    "September 2nd Hard weather from the West, with rain. … Today the wife of the freeman Jan Martensz de Wacht was delivered of a young son".
    23 April 1662:
    Arent de Wacht (born 2 September 1661) son of Jan Ma(a)rtens(sen) (de) Wacht (from Vreeland [Utrecht]) ?Neeltjen Arensz: (from Vreeland); repatriates (1672) with parents."
  2. [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), "17 November 1658: flute Harpe brings: 5 women & children:
    Petronella Does (from Nijmegen)
    Neeltje Arens: (from Vreeland)
    Mayken Hendricx: van den Bergh (from Diest) & son & daughter:
    [?] Hendrick Jacobsz: (from Westerkerke)
    Catharina Theuns: (from Bommel)
    Jannetje Ferdinandus (from Courtrai / Odense) & daughter: Johanna Appel (from Amsterdam)
    Lijsbeth Jans: from Amsterdam) & 1 child [her niece Jannetje Gerrits:]."
  3. [S788] Webpage Tanap ( "Reference code: C. 3, pp. 16-26.
    Saterdagh den 12en April ao. 1664.
    ...Hendrick Hagens van Lochum adelborst sodanigh met de fluijt de Harp ao. 1658, en 10 gl. ter maent hier gelant, wort mits desen door tijtsexpiratie, op sijn versoeck wederom aengenomen als adelborst, met een beloningh van derthien guldens ter maent, mits daer voor als vooren zijn tijdt sal hebben uijt te dienen. ..."

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