Wira van Java1
M, #19071, b. circa 1666
|BirthOrigin*||Wira was from Java and was perhaps born there circa 1666. The date is estimated.1|
|(Exile2) ShipVoyage||On 23 December 1680 the Blauwe Hulk departed Batavia enroute to the Cape where it arrived on 30 April 1681. Among those on board were the politically exiled Macassarese prince Dain Majampa Singara and Rervat van Macassar a knecht of the deceased Carre Roepa. There is a note attached to the record of Daim Manjampa which may perhaps have named Octavius van Macassar as Ostagisch. Also exiled in this group were Jacob van Macassar, Fransiscus van Malabar, Soeta Wanga NN and Wira van Java.2,3|
|Misc*||He was included in a list of Maccassarese royalty — Lijst … de … Macasarschen Princen C.501 — sent on 5 September 1686 from the Cape to the VOC in Batavia on 5 September 1686.1|
- [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007), section on the princes of macassar, citing Letters despatched: Lijst … de … Macasarschen Princen C.501. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
- [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, citing C.501, Letters despatched p.508, Sep 5, 1686 … List … de … Macasarschen Princen.
- [S351] Grahame Naudé, "Dutch East India Company Shipping", Familia (DEIC Shipping) 43 Number 1 (2006): Details of voyage 5746.2 from Batavia
Name of ship BLAUWE HULK
Master Laman, Jan Jansz.
Type of ship pinas
Date of departure 23-12-1680
Place of departure Batavia
Arrival at Cape 04-04-1681
Departure from Cape 30-04-1681
Date of arrival at destination 1681
Place of arrival
Chamber for which cargo is destined Hoorn (245,825)
Particulars Second return fleet (5746-5748) under command of Huibert Barendsz. Gruit aboard the EILAND MAURITIUS (5747). The 15 passengers aboard the BLAUWE HULK included 11 imprisoned criminals.
Previous outward voyage 1336.2
On Board I II III
Passengers 15. Hereinafter cited as "Dutch East India Company Shipping."