Hans Fredrik Alers, on May 19, 1747 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1747
  • Monday, October 16
    150 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Schakenbos on the Cape
  • Sunday, November 5
    20 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Schakenbos of the Cape
  • 1748
  • Thursday, March 7
    123 days after departure from the Cape, 293 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Schakenbos in Batavia
  • Return
  • 1752
  • Wednesday, January 12
    1406 days after arrival in Batavia
    Departure of the ship Haarlem with chamber Amsterdam from Batavia
  • Sunday, March 26
    74 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Haarlem on the Cape
  • Sunday, April 16
    21 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Haarlem from the Cape destined for the Netherlands


Month certificate: No / Debenture: Yes

Crew at the Cape: 147. The 18 passengers included two condemned persons.

Source citation

Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 14206, folio 163

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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