Hendrick Pietersz: Vos1
M, #17183, b. circa 1640
|BirthOrigin*||Hendrick was from Weesp and was perhaps born there circa 1640.1|
|Vrijbriewen and Burgher Status||On 26 April 1662, Hendrick Pietersz: Vos was granted a vrijbrief or letter of freedom which released him from his contractual obligations to the VOC and accorded him the status of vrijburgher or free burgher. He was recorded as an agriculturist.2|
- [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.272.. 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.272. Hendrick Pietersz:, Vos of Weesp, agriculturist. Granted 26th . April, 1662.