Jasper Dobbelaer, on October 18, 1757 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1757
  • 1758
  • Thursday, January 19
    93 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Hercules on the Cape
  • Thursday, February 23
    35 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Hercules of the Cape
  • Friday, May 26
    92 days after departure from the Cape, 220 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Hercules in Batavia
  • Return
  • 1759
  • Thursday, November 1
    524 days after arrival in Batavia
    Departure of the ship Rhoon with chamber Zeeland from Batavia
  • 1760
  • Saturday, January 12
    72 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Rhoon on the Cape
  • Tuesday, February 19
    38 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Rhoon from the Cape destined for the Netherlands


Month certificate: No / Debenture: Yes

The four passengers included one condemned person; he was transported to the Cape to serve his sentence: a fifty years banishment in chains.

Source citation

Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 13091, folio 121

VOC - voyagers, this index was developed through a joint initiative of the archives of Delft and Rotterdam, Zeeuws archief, Westfries Archief (Hoorn and Enkhuizen) and the departments of history from the Universities of Leiden and Ghent.

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