Johan Jansz: de Widt1
M, #17364, b. circa 1640
|BirthOrigin*||Johan was from Wittmund and was perhaps born there circa 1640. Date is estimated.1,2|
|Monsterrollen and Opgaafrollen (Muster and tax rolls)||In 1660 Johan Jansz: de Widt was enumerated in the muster roll, he was recorded as from Widtmont, soldier.1|
On 1 April 1662 Johan Jansz: de Widt was enumerated in the muster roll, he was recorded as from Witmondt, soldier.3
- [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.299.. Hereinafter cited as Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope.
- [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946), p.467.Witt, Johann Jans. – Wittmund. Arr. 1659. So. Godée-Molsbergen, Reizen, 1, pp . 47, 62.. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
- [S647] Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope, p.305.