Symon Jansz: In 't Velt1
M, #17066, b. circa 1630, d. 1659
|BirthOrigin*||Symon was from Dordrecht and was perhaps born there circa 1630.1 |
|Death*||He died in 1659, he was recorded among the Deceased Freemen in 1659. He had been employed by the Amsterdam Chamber.2|
|(Passenger) ShipVoyage|| On 24 December 1656 the Venenberg departed Vlie enroute to (Cape Town) where it docked on 22 April 1657. Among those on board was Symon Jansz: In 't Velt.3,4 |
|Monsterrollen and Opgaafrollen (Muster and tax rolls)||On 15 December 1657 Symon Jansz: In 't Velt was enumerated in the muster roll, he was recorded as an arquebusier.5|
On 15 February 1658 Pieter Visagie, Jacob Theunisz, Frans Gerritsz van den Uijthoorn and Symon Jansz: In 't Velt were enumerated in the muster roll, among the freemen, as Visagie's Company and owners.6
- [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), p.265.. 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.309. Syrnon Jansz: In 't Velt, free burgher, also murdered by the Hottentoos; arrived in the flute Venenburgh in 1657 (of the Amsterdam Chamber).
- [S351] Grahame Naudé, "Dutch East India Company Shipping", Familia (DEIC Shipping) 43 Number 1 (2006): Details of voyage 0866.1 from Vlie to Batavia
Name of ship VENENBURG
Master Juriaansz., Hendrik
Type of ship fluit
Date of departure 24-12-1656
Place of departure Vlie
Arrival at Cape 22-04-1657
Departure from Cape 02-05-1657
Date of arrival at destination 29-06-1657
Place of arrival Batavia
Next homeward voyage 5490.1
On Board I II III IV V VI
Seafarers 172 2 9 8 5 166
Soldiers 72 0 6 3 1 68
Passengers 1 0 0 0 0 1. Hereinafter cited as "Dutch East India Company Shipping."
- [S406] H.B. Thom, editor, Journal of Jan van Riebeeck Vol III 1659-1662 translated by J. Smuts from the original Dutch, (Cape Town, Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1954), Appendix:viii. April 21. The flute Venenburgh, of Amsterdam, Skipper Hendrik Juriaenszen, 245 men; from the Vlie 24th December, 1657; 2 dead, crew fairly well.. Hereinafter cited as Journal of Jan van Riebeeck Vol III 1659-1662.
- [S647] Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope, p.265. As above to:- Symon Jansz: In 't Velt, of Dordrecht, arquebusier, d.d. 15th December, 1657.
- [S647] Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope, p.294.