Jan Pieter Koster, on November 3, 1775 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1775
  • 1776
  • Thursday, February 22
    111 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Ceres on the Cape
  • Sunday, March 10
    17 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Ceres of the Cape
  • Monday, May 27
    78 days after departure from the Cape, 206 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Ceres in Batavia
  • Return
  • 1777
  • Monday, January 27
    245 days after arrival in Batavia
    Departure of the ship Merenberg with chamber Hoorn from Batavia
  • Tuesday, May 6
    99 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Merenberg on the Cape
  • Monday, May 19
    13 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Merenberg from the Cape destined for the Netherlands


Month certificate: No / Debenture: Yes

The 3 passengers included one condemned person.

Source citation

Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 13215, folio 116

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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