The businessman wanted to be separated from his noisy colleague.
His colleague was Piet Joubert.
About 1565 he was knighted at the same time as James Stirling, his colleague, whose daughter John Napier subsequently married.
In 1827, after declining an invitation to take Eichhorn's place at GÃ¶ttingen, Gesenius was made a Consistorialrath; but, apart from the violent attacks to which he, along with his friend and colleague Julius Wegscheider, was in 1830 subjected by E.
He was probably intended to watch the conduct of his colleague, Admiral Montagu (afterwards 1st earl of Sandwich), who was in command of the Baltic squadron.