Lay-out of the Rolls of Qualified Civil and Military Employees, 1701-1787, Amsterdam and Zeeland Chambers
a. Rolls of the qualified civil servants
b. Rolls of the qualified military servants
- First name and family name.
- Birthplace or place of origin.
- Name of the ship on which the employee
arrived in Asia. When the voc
employee transferred to another ship at the Cape or Good Hope,
then the ship's pay ledger of the ship referred to in the muster-roll
indicates the name of the ship upon which the employee sailed
from the Republic. The ship's pay ledger of that ship contains
the information about the career of the voc
employee.Sometimes instead of a ship's name 'in service' is noted.
This means that that particular employee was born in Asia or arrived
in Asia in otherwise than voc
- Year of arrival in Asia.
- Rank upon entering voc
- Monthly wage pertaining to the rank mentioned
in column 5.
- Year of promotion (verbeterd)
or of new employment.
- The rank to which the qualified employee
concerned is promoted or in which rank he is reappointed.
- Wage pertaining to the rank mentioned
in column 8.
- Name of the person by whom the qualified
employee concerned is promoted or reappointed.
- Rank in the year of registration in the
roll concerned (presente qualiteyt).
Source: F. Lequin, Het personeel van de verenigde
Oost-Indische Compagnie in Azië in de achttiende eeuw, meer in het
bijzonder in de vestiging Bengalen (2 vols; Leiden 1982) 341.