Dirck Wilree1

M, #14817, b. circa 1665

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Last Edited19/04/2017
Birth*Dirck Wilree was born circa 1665.2,3
Marriage*He married Agneta Wagtendorp circa 1695. This marriage is assumed. When the couple baptise a child in 1697, there is no indication the child is born out of wedlock.4
Marriage*He married Helena de Vogel before 23 March 1710.5


Agneta Wagtendorp b. c 1670
Occupation On 25 May 1693 Dirck Wilree was a junior merchant sailing on the Sir Jansland.6 
Slave TransactionsOn 25 May 1693 Constantia van der Kust Coromandel was sold by Dirck Wilree to Claas Leendertsz, for Rds. 60.6
On 29 May 1693 Lysander van Macassar was sold by Dirck Wilree to Cornelis Jansz Simons, for Rds. 50.1


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.163. 29.5.1693, p. 342: Lysander from Macassar (13/14), sold by Dirck Wilree to C. J. Simons for Rds. 50.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  2. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.163.
  3. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  4. [S502] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org).
  5. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): [23 Maart 1710] ... Helena de Vogel, huisvrou van opper-coopman Dirk Wilree: ..., (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/sarecords/, http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  6. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.163. 25.5.1693, p. 326: Constantia from the Coast (23/24), sold by Dick Wilree, a junior merchant, sailing on the Sir Jansland, to Claas Leenderts van Houten for Rds. 60.

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