Inventory of the archives of the Dutch government in the divisions of Galle (Matara) and Jaffnapatnam 1640-1796

Description of the Subordinate Components

Part I    The Commandement of Galle.

A    The Commandeur in Council.

3   Internal affairs

j   Protocols of affidavits regarding the Company's affairs. (1750- 1796).
Shown as "Verklaringen raakende s. Komps. diensten" in the old Dutch inventories. These are chiefly attestations by special commissioners appointed to supervise and verify the unloading of goods from Company's ships (imports)etc. They are signed before the Secretary or one of the sworn clerks of the Secretariat. There are also verification board reports, on the verification of the Company's stores at offices, storehouses, etc.
These affidavits are sworn on behalf of the Company's service as of ficial declarations, and therefore bear no stamp duty.
5828
1750 November 29 - 1752 October 18.
 
Damaged by damp.
5829
1752 November 1 - 1754 December 6.
 
5830
1755 January 6 - 1757 October
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5831
1758 January 2 - 1760 March 31.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5832
1760 April 1 - 1763 October 26.
 
Damaged by damp.
5833
1764 January 11 - 1767 May 20.
 
Damaged by insects and vermin.
5834
1768 January 6 - 1772 October 26.
 
Damaged by damp.
5835
1772 November 9 - 1775 December 6.
 
Damaged by damp.
5836
1776 January 3 - 1779 December 30.
 
Damaged by damp.
5837
1780 February 2 - 1788 September 20.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
5838
1788 September 29 - 1796 March 7.