Jacob Wuijster, on November 22, 1734 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1734
  • 1735
  • Thursday, March 3
    101 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Hofvliet on the Cape
  • Friday, March 18
    15 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Hofvliet of the Cape
  • Thursday, June 9
    83 days after departure from the Cape, 199 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Hofvliet in Batavia
  • Return
  • 1737
  • Thursday, October 31
    875 days after arrival in Batavia
    Departure of the ship Gaasperdam with chamber Amsterdam from Batavia
  • 1738
  • Thursday, February 13
    105 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Gaasperdam on the Cape
  • Thursday, March 6
    21 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Gaasperdam from the Cape destined for the Netherlands


  • Anna de Bergh, moeder

  • Remarks

    Month certificate: Yes / Debenture: No

    Aboard the GAASPERDAM was Jan de la Fontaine, comman-deur of the return fleet.

    Source citation

    Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 14177, folio 36

    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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