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.

D   Judicial Departments

1   Court of Justice (Raad van Justitie), Galle

g   Civil process books (process-boeken). (1700 - 1792).
These are collections of documents in cases circulated among the members of the Court of Justice on the orders of the Court before the final decision was made. They are therefore, apparently, more or less in the nature of annexes to the civil rolls.
In the old Dutch inventories the cases are sometimes listed in detail and sometimes en bloc as follows: "Processes for the year ..... ".
6429
1700.
 
Pages missing.
6430
1729.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
6431
1743.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
6432
1747.
 
6433
1751.
 
6434
1752.
 
Pages missing.
6435
1753.
 
6436
1754.
 
6437
1756.
 
Pages missing.
6438
1759.
 
6439
1771.
 
6440-6441
1773.
2 files
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6442
1777.
 
Pages missing.
6443
1781 - 1783.
 
Damaged by damp.
6444
1789.
 
Script fading.
6445
1790 - 1792.
 
Damaged by insects and vermin.
6446
1791.
 
6447
1792.