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.

C   Boards and Committees

8   "College van Huwelyksche Zaken" or Board of Marriage Causes.

a   Minutes of sessions. (1750 - 1799).
6297
1750 July 17 - 1752 July 21.
 
Contains in front rhe procedure followed prior to the grant of a licence to marry, in the form of a questionnaire.
6298
1752 August .. - 1753 February 2.
 
Pages missing. Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp.
6299
1756 April 23 - 1757 August 19.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6300
1763 October 21 - 1768 May 27.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin. Script fading.
According to the early documents in this file, the sessions were held in the Dutch Church.
6301
1778 August 13 - 1782 April 19.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin. Script fading.
6302
1786 April 6 - 1799 September 28.
 
Damaged by damp.