Jan Godfried Mergel, on October 23, 1751 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1751
  • 1752
  • Saturday, January 22
    91 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Voorland on the Cape
  • Wednesday, February 16
    25 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Voorland of the Cape
  • Monday, May 22
    96 days after departure from the Cape, 212 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Voorland in Batavia
  • Return
  • 1754
  • Thursday, November 21
    913 days after arrival in Batavia
    Departure of the ship Rhoon with chamber Zeeland from Batavia
  • 1755
  • Saturday, February 15
    86 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Rhoon on the Cape
  • Tuesday, March 4
    17 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Rhoon from the Cape destined for the Netherlands


Month certificate: No / Debenture: Yes

Crew at the Cape: 100.

Source citation

Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 6280, folio 267

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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