Iman Willem Falck

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Iman Willem Falck
32nd Governor of Zeylan
In office
7 August 1765 – 5 February 1785
Preceded by Anthony Mooyart
as acting governor
Succeeded by Edward Hughes
Personal details
Born 1736
Died 1785

Iman Willem Falck (25 March 1736, Colombo - 6 February 1785, Colombo) was the 32nd Governor of Zeylan during the Dutch period in Ceylon. He was appointed in 7 August 1765 and was Governor until 5 February 1785. He was succeeded by Edward Hughes.[1]

He was the son of Frans Willem Falck, of Cologne, and Adriana Gobius, of Samarang.[2] He married Theodora Rudolpha de Wendt in 1763.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cahoon, Ben. "Dutch Governors". Worldstatesmen. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  2. ^ F.H. de Vos, Portraits of Dutch Governors of Ceylon , in The Journal of the Dutch Burgher Union of Ceylon, Volume V, Albion Press, Galle, 1912, pp. 14-18.
  3. ^ Iman Willem Falck at wikitree
Government offices
Preceded by
Anthony Mooyart
as acting governor
Governor of Zeylan
1765-1785
Succeeded by
Edward Hughes