Inventory of the archives of the Secretary, Council of
1649 - 1795
2660 - 2664
Contains the oaths of expiation, members of the council of
policy, members of the court of justice, fiscal, orphan masters, commissioners
of marriage and small business, burgher councils, magistrate and heemrade,
secretaries of the council of policy and court of justice and the secretary of
the orphan chamber.
Also contains a synopsis of the oath in vol C678 (old no).
Contains an oath for the secretary of the court of marriage
and small business, secretary of the magistrate and heemrade and others. The
oath for the notaries and the secret writer of the governor, which have not
been included in the synopsis, can be found at the back of the volume. Amongst
the latter mentioned is only one oath - taking dated 20 May 1780.
Contains a register on the oaths in vol C679 (old no). The
oath for the orphan masters also contains three oath - takings dated 1 Mar 1796,
5 Jun 1798 and 26 Mar 1800.
Contains an index on the oaths in vol C679 (old no) after the
oath for the burgher officers. The oath for the clerk of the vendue - master
contains two oath - takings dated 1 Sept 1801 and 17 Jan 1802.
A few oaths from vol C679 (old no) which do not appear in the
register, have been placed at the back of the volume. Amongst the latter is a
draft copy of a part of an oath of loyalty to King George III of Britain.
The oath for the bookkeeper of the Loan Bank contains an
oath - taking dated 10 Mar 1801 and the oath - taking for the messenger of the
vendue - master dated 1 Sept 1801.