Jan Cornelisz:1

M, #17265, b. circa 1640, d. 1659

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Last Edited08/09/2015
BirthOrigin*Jan was probably from Warmeloh and was perhaps born there circa 1640. The date is estimated.1 
Death*He died in 1659, he was recorded as from 'Warmelhoo' among the those who died and who had been employed by the Zeeland Chamber.2
(Passenger) ShipVoyage On 31 May 1658 Jan Cornelisz: sailed on the Harpe from Wielinging to de Caep de Goede Hoop where it docked on 17 11 1658.3,4 
Monsterrollen and Opgaafrollen (Muster and tax rolls)On 5 March 1659 Jan Cornelisz: was enumerated in the muster roll, he was recorded as an arquebusierfrom 'Warmsoo' and among the 'sick and invalids.1'


  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), p.297.. Hereinafter cited as Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope.
  2. [S647] Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope, p.309. Jan Cornelisz:, of Warmelhoo, arquebusier, arrived in the flute Harp in 1658.
  3. [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. "17 November 1658: flute Harpe brings: 5 women & children:
    Petronella Does (from Nijmegen)
    Neeltje Arens: (from Vreeland)
    Mayken Hendricx: van den Bergh (from Diest) & son & daughter:
    [?] Hendrick Jacobsz: (from Westerkerke)
    Catharina Theuns: (from Bommel)
    Jannetje Ferdinandus (from Courtrai / Odense) & daughter: Johanna Appel (from Amsterdam)
    Lijsbeth Jans: from Amsterdam) & 1 child [her niece Jannetje Gerrits:]."
  4. [S788] Webpage Tanap (http://databases.tanap.net/) "Reference code: C. 3, pp. 16-26.
    Saterdagh den 12en April ao. 1664.
    ...Hendrick Hagens van Lochum adelborst sodanigh met de fluijt de Harp ao. 1658, en 10 gl. ter maent hier gelant, wort mits desen door tijtsexpiratie, op sijn versoeck wederom aengenomen als adelborst, met een beloningh van derthien guldens ter maent, mits daer voor als vooren zijn tijdt sal hebben uijt te dienen. ..."

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