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

l   "Certificaat-boeken" or Registers of certificates. (1692 - 1766).
Chiefly certificates regarding ownership of slaves, slave transfers, etc. Like the Secretariat protocols, these are drawn up under the hand of either the Secretary or one of the sworn clerks of the Secretariat and signed by them. Those from 1757 onwards are onstamped paper.
5670
1692 November 4 - 1710 May 13.
 
5671
1744 August 18 - 1749 January 21.
 
Damaged by insects and vermin.
5672
1749 August 21 - 1755 October 27.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5673
1757 February 7 - 1759 August 30.
 
Damaged by damp.
5674
1760 July 16 - 1766 September 26.
 
Damaged by damp.