VOC descendants in Sri Lanka

Dutch Burghers
Forty women, descendants of VOC members on Ceylon, resident in ‘St Nicolas Home for Burgher Ladies’ in Colombo. It is only a small group now, but the Dutch Burghers are still very aware of their descendance.

Fragment from Empire: Legacy, 2011
by Kel O’Neill and Eline Jongsma (Jongsma + O’Neill)