Abraham Gobius, on October 4, 1758 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1758
  • 1759
  • Monday, 29 January
    117 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Liefde on the Cape
  • Wednesday, 7 March
    37 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Liefde of the Cape
  • Wednesday, 20 June
    105 days after departure from the Cape, 259 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Liefde in Batavia
  • Return
  • 1763
  • Thursday, 20 January
    1310 days after arrival in Batavia
    Departure of the ship Velsen with chamber Amsterdam from Batavia
  • Wednesday, 4 May
    104 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Velsen on the Cape
  • Thursday, 19 May
    15 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Velsen from the Cape destined for the Netherlands


Month certificate: No / Debenture: No

Crew at the Cape: 126.

Source citation

Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 13101, folio 191

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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