Cornelis Dekker1

M, #12083, b. circa 1650

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Last Edited21/03/2015
Birth*Cornelis Dekker was born circa 1650.1,2
Occupation* On 17 May 1692 Cornelis Dekker was the skipper of the Swarte Leeuw.3 
Slave TransactionsOn 17 May 1692 Cupido van Malabar was sold by Siewert de Jongh to Cornelis Dekker, for Rds. 34.3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.159.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  3. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.159. 17.5.1692, pp. 24-25: Cupido from Malabar (11/12), sold by Siewert de Jongh, skipper of the Spierdijk, to Cornelis Dekker, skipper of the Swarte Leeuw, for Rds. 34.

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