Mijcedullen, 1639-1772

Burgemeesters Delft
Stad van Delft
1639 - 1772

OAD inv. 341

Members of the Veertigraad were appointed for life terms. However, when they reached the age of 70, they were no longer eligible to serve as officers. The same rule applied to city employees such as the kamerbewaarder Leeuwenhoek, who turned 70 in 1702.

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