Adm Ship Captain A-Dir Blauwen Arent Dirck Pater A-Dir Fortuijn Frederick de Coninck En-Dir Vergulde Sonne Jacob Claesz Duijm Ho-Dir Sampson Jacob Pietersz Houck Ed-Dir Vergulde Maen Jan Fredericksz Houckboot Ha-Dir St. Vincent Andries Douwesz (Pascaert) Ha-Dir Vergulde Pelicaen Aries Heeres CleijntjeI do not have the Nationaal Archief reference, but that is where the document is from.
Tuesday, December 26, 2006
Directors' ships in September 1652
I continue to be interested in this one document from September 1652 that lists captains and ship names of ship hired by Directors of seaports. This list has a particular spelling of names that confirms some of those in published sources, such as Hendrick de Raedt's pamphlet, and which I have reproduced for both ship names and captains: