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The ship "Strijkebolle" arrived at Cape Hope on August 24, leaving again on September 19. The ship, commanded by captain Jacob Blauw, reached its destination, Batavia (nowadays Jakarta in Indonesia), on November 26, 1718.
The flute schip “Slot van Kapelle” was build in 1717 in Rotterdam. It departed from Batavia on July 7, 1719. On August 14, 1719, the ship on voyage to Deshima, capsised in a storm and was lost, north of the Taiwan Strait. Only 17 survived. She was in company of the ships Catharina and Meeroog; those were lost, too.
Simon Naaktgeboren had drawn up a will on January 12, 1718, in Middelburg. He had fathered an illegitimate daughter Bastiaantje, baptised on September 19, 1713, in Dordrecht. Her mother was Bastiaantje Beenhakker. Simon also mentioned his brother Melis (1683-1741) who was living with his wife and children in 's-Gravendeel, Holland.