Wapen van Holland1

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Last Edited13/07/2012
ShipVoyage* On 20 October 1654 the Wapen van Holland departed Vlie enroute to de Caep de Goede Hoop where they docked on 22 Feb 1655 Elisabeth Stadtlanders.2,3 
(Fleet) ShipVoyage On 4 December 1656 the Amersfoort, Wapen van Amsterdam, Dordrecht, Wapen van Holland, Westfriesland and Prins Willem, ships of the return fleet, left Batavia enroute to the Cape Catharina van Paliacatta, while the Prins Willem brought the slaves Angela van Bengale, Elisabeth van Bengale, Jan van Bengale, Claes van Bengale and Anna van Bengalen.4 
ShipVoyage On 7 February 1661 the Wapen van Holland departed Texel enroute to de Caep de Goede Hoop where it docked on 18 June 1661. The following individuals may have been on board: Barbar Geemsz, Neeltjen Jacobsz van Rosendael, Sara Roosendaal and Maria van Rosendael.5 

Citations

  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.
  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), "19 February 1654 :Het Wapen van Holland brings Elisabeth Stadtlanders (from 's Hartogenbos)."
  3. [S795] Website The Dutch East India Company's shipping between the Netherlands and Asia 1595-1795 (http://resources.huygens.knaw.nl/das/search) "Number     0810.1
    Name of ship     WAPEN VAN HOLLAND
    Master     Bitter, Pieter de
    Tonnage     920
    Type of ship     
    Built     1653
    Yard     Amsterdam
    Chamber     Amsterdam
    Date of departure     20-10-1654
    Place of departure     Vlie
    Arrival at Cape     22-02-1655
    Departure from Cape     11-03-1655
    Date of arrival at destination     16-05-1655
    Place of arrival     Batavia."
  4. [S815] Mansell G. Upham 'Documented Slave Arrivals at the Cape of Good Hope (1652-1677)', First Fifty Years, Uprooted Lives - Unfurling the Cape of Good Hope's Earliest Colonial Inhabitants (1652-1713), (Unpublished), 16 November 2014. "21 February 1657:     Return Fleet ex Batavia arrives:
    Prins Willem brings exiled convict (Company slave)
    Catharina (Groote Catrijn) van Paliacatta [Pulicat]
    Amersfoort brings 5 private slaves
    Angela / Engela (Maaij Ansela / Moeder Jagt) van Bengale [sold to Jan van Riebeeck]
    Elisabeth (Lijsbeth) van Bengale [misrecorded as Domingo [sic] - sold to Jan van Riebeeck]
    Jan van Bengale [sold to Jan Vetteman]
    Claes van Bengale [sold to Jochum Cornelisz: Blancq (from Lübeck)]
    Anna van Bengale [sold to Jochum Cornelisz: Blancq (from Lübeck)].
    "
  5. [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), "18 June 1661: Wapen van Holland brings 4 passengers
    [is one Carel van Opdorp ?] [Could these be Barbara Geems & 3 daughters?]."
 

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