Depok Lama at this period is one of region in the City of Depok.[1] In other hand, Depok Lama is the region boundary between the City of Depok and Bogor.[2] Renold Joseph said, "at the Dutch periode, the majority of inhabitants in Depok Lama is those Twelve Family name that received inheritance from Cornelis Chastelein."[3] Those Twelve Family are Bacas, Isakh, Jonathans, Jacob, Joseph, Loen, Laurens, Leander, Tholonse, Soedira, Samuel, and Zadokh.[4] Now, one of those Twelve Family aren't have a man generation (patrilineal culture) that is Zadokh Family.[2] Nowadays, Depok Lama still showing the existence, because those Twelve Family having the good sensitivity with those cultural values.[2]

Nowadays Depok Lama area lies at the center of City of Depok


  1. ^ "Instansi Kelurahan".
  2. ^ a b c (in Indonesian)Jonathans, Yano. 2011. Potret Sosial dan Budaya Masyarakat Depok Tempo Doeloe. Jakarta: Libri.
  3. ^ Joseph, Renold. On Interview With the Writer. Depok, Indonesia, 25 December.
  4. ^ "The History of Depok Lama".