Paulus Barhuijs1

M, #18156, b. circa 1670

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Last Edited26/01/2017
Birth*Paulus Barhuijs was born circa 1670 in Leeuwarden, was from.1
(Groom) Marriage*He married Willemeijntie de Vries circa 1688.1 


Willemeijntie de Vries b. c 1670
Arrival* On 22 March 1689, Paulus Barhuijs arrived at at the Cape from Texel on board the Nederland, as a soldier. His record is mysteriously empty after this and it is possible he was among the two sailors and two soldiers who deserted at the Cape.2,3 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.Paulus Barhuijs was also known as Poulus Witse Barhuijs.4


  1. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town), (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  2. [S620] Website Nationaal Archief, VOC Opvarenden ( "Detailgegevens
    Gegevens van Poulus Witse Barhuijs uit Leeuwaarden
    Datum indiensttreding:     28-11-1688     Datum uit dienst:     00-00-0000
    Functie bij indiensttreding:     Soldaat      Reden uit dienst:     Niet ingevoerd
    Uitgevaren met het schip:     Nederland     Waar uit dienst:     Niet ingevoerd
    Maandbrief:      Onduidelijk     Schuldbrief:     Onduidelijk
    Opmerkingen:     folio ontbreekt, gegevens uit alfabet
    Gegevens van de vaart
    Schip:     Nederland     Vertrek:     28-11-1688
    Kamer:     Amsterdam     Kaap:     22-03-1689
    Inventarisnummer:     5362 19-05-1689
    Folio:     249     Aankomst:     01-08-1689
    DAS- en reisnr.: 1573.1 Batavia"
  3. [S795] Website The Dutch East India Company's shipping between the Netherlands and Asia 1595-1795 ( "Details of voyage 1573.1 from Texel to Batavia
    Number     1573.1
    Name of ship     NEDERLAND
    Master     Kock, Marcelis
    Tonnage     1173
    Type of ship     pinas?
    Built     1687
    Yard     Amsterdam
    Chamber     Amsterdam
    Date of departure     28-11-1688
    Place of departure     Texel
    Arrival at Cape     22-03-1689
    Departure from Cape     19-05-1689
    Date of arrival at destination     01-08-1689
    Place of arrival     Batavia
    Particulars     At the Cape 2 seafarers and 2 soldiers deserted. Among the passengers who embarked at the Cape were 20 French prisoners.
    Next homeward voyage     5866.1
    On Board     I     II     III     IV     V     VI
    Seafarers     171     0     29     10     1     150
    Soldiers     121     0     55     0     0     65
    Passengers     4     0     0     24     1     27."
  4. [S620] Website Nationaal Archief, VOC Opvarenden ( "Detailgegevens
    Gegevens van Poulus Witse Barhuijs uit Leeuwaarden
    Datum indiensttreding:     28-11-1688"

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