Wadja Wangsa van Schribon1

M, #19070, b. circa 1666

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Last Edited11/03/2019
BirthOrigin*Wadja was from Cirabon, West Java, Indonesia, and was perhaps born there circa 1666. The date is estimated.1 
(PoliticalPrisoner) ShipVoyage On 9 March 1686 the Sillida departed Batavia enroute to (Cape Town) where it docked on 12 June 1686. Among those on board were four politically significant impotenten including Wadja Wangsa van Schribon.2,1 
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 


  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.
  2. [S795] Website The Dutch East India Company's shipping between the Netherlands and Asia 1595-1795 (http://resources.huygens.knaw.nl/das/search) "Details of voyage 5819.1 from Batavia to Goeree
    Number     5819.1
    Name of ship     SILLIDA
    Tonnage     324
    Type of ship     pinas?
    Built     1680
    Yard     Amsterdam
    Chamber     Amsterdam
    Date of departure     09-03-1686
    Place of departure     Batavia
    Arrival at Cape     12-06-1686
    Departure from Cape     25-06-1686
    Date of arrival at destination     10-10-1686
    Place of arrival     Goeree
    Chamber for which cargo is destined     Amsterdam (143,409)
    Previous outward voyage     1407.1
    On Board       I     II     III
    Soldiers      14                         
    Craftsmen     3                         
    Impotenten     4                         
    Passengers     11.                              "

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