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

Description of the Subordinate Components

Part II   The Matara Dissavany

A   The Dissava in Council

3   Internal affairs

e   Protocols of civil affidavits sworn at the Secretariat. (1736- 1795).
All generally sworn before the "G'authoriseerde" at Matara.On unstamped paper till about 1764, and thereafter on stamped paper.
6554
1736 March 16 - June 7.
 
Pages missing. Irregular binding or badly bound.
6555
1749 January 4 - 1750 May ..
 
Damaged by damp.
6556
1750 May 12 - December 28.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
Shown as part of no. 6555 in the old Dutch inventories.
6557
1751 January 4 - 1752 May 16.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6558
1752 June 1 - 1753 December 19.
 
Damaged by damp.
6559
1754 January 9 - September 26.
 
Damaged by damp.
6560
1756 January 13 - 1760 November 4.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6561
1762 March 30 - 1764 December 28.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin. Script fading.
6562
1763 January 4 - 1766 December 15.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6563
1763 March 15 - 1765 December 11.
 
6564
1765 January 21 - 1767 December 23.
 
Damaged by damp.
6565
1766 April 30 - December 19.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6566
1766 January 16 - 1767 December 23.
 
6567
1767 March 25 - December 24.
 
Damaged by damp.
Contains one deed of 23 June 1802.
6568
1768 January 30 - 1771 December 14.
 
Damaged by damp.
6569
1768 February 22 - November 26.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6591
1769 January 12 - July 8.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6570
1769 October 24 - 1770 December 11.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6571
1771 January 5 - 1773 December 22.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6572
1772 March 2 - 1773 November 24.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin. Script fading.
6573
1775 August 14 - 1776 December 27.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
Contains also one deed of June 1750, one of December 1772 and one of December 1773.
6574
1774 February 21 - 1779 October 26.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6575
1777 January 13 - 1779 December 30.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6576
1780 January 13 - 1783 December 24.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6577
1780 March 13 - 1784 December 21.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6578
1780 September 1 - 1783 October 25.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
Some deeds of January 1754 are bound up at the end of this file. Some of the affidavits are sworn before two commissioners of the Landraad.
6579
1781 January .. - 1786 November 13.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6580
1784 January 15 - 1786 December 29.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6581
1785 January 12 - 1786 October 12.
 
6582
1786 October 17- 1787 December 20.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6583
1787 January 16 - August 29.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin. Script fading.
6584
1787 September 5 - 1789 December 21.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin. Script fading.
6585
1788 June .. - 1790 December 3.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6586
1790 January 26 - 1793 November 1.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6587
1790 March - 1793 May 3.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6588
1791 January 18 - 1793 May 15.
 
6589
1794 August 6 - 1795 September 26.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6590
1795 July 28 - October 13.
 
Sworn before the Secretary of the Landraad.