Roelandt van de Walle1
M, #17030, b. circa 1630, d. 1658
|BirthOrigin*||Roelandt was from Woest and was perhaps born there circa 1630. His age is estimated. He was also said to be from Waest. There is a commune, Saint-Waast, in the Nord department of northern France, which may be his place of origin. It would fit with his employment by the Chamber of Zeeland.1 |
|Death*||He died in 1658, He was employed by the Chamber of Zeeland.2|
|(Passenger) ShipVoyage|| On 24 December 1656 the Oijevaer departed Wielingen where it docked on 2 May 1657. Among those on board was Roelandt van de Walle.3,4 |
|Monsterrollen and Opgaafrollen (Muster and tax rolls)||On 31 May 1657 Roelandt van de Walle was enumerated in the muster roll, as a plough maker, earning f 18.1|
- [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), pp.287-289. Hereinafter cited as Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope.
- [S647] Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope, p.308. Roelant van der Walle, of Waest, wagonmaker, arrived in the flute Oyevaer in 1657.
- [S647] Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope, p.308.
- [S351] Grahame Naudé, "Dutch East India Company Shipping", Familia (DEIC Shipping) 43 Number 1 (2006): Details of voyage 0865.1 from Wielingen to Batavia
Name of ship OOIEVAAR
Master Doorn, Jakob
Type of ship fluit
Date of departure 24-12-1656
Place of departure Wielingen
Arrival at Cape 02-05-1657
Departure from Cape 22-05-1657
Date of arrival at destination 07-08-1657
Place of arrival Batavia
Particulars According to Daghregister 1657, 225, the ship departed with 227 men.
Next homeward voyage 5499.1
On Board I II III IV V VI
Seafarers 230 11 10 130
Passengers 1. Hereinafter cited as "Dutch East India Company Shipping."