Abraham van Stormen1

M, #12241, b. circa 1650

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Last Edited21/03/2015
Birth*Abraham van Stormen was born circa 1650.1
Slave TransactionsOn 22 April 1692 Joseph van Batavia was sold by Abraham van Stormen to Jacob Joppe de Jonge, for Rds. 72.2,3


  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. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.159. 22.4.1692, pp. 417-418: Joseph from Batavia (2) [20], sold by Abraham van Stormen, first mate of 't Duijfje to Jacob de Jonge, official at the Cape, for Rds. 72.
  3. [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007), Sequence IDNO:       0780     
    Slaves First Name:       Joseph     
    Presumed Place Of Origin:       van Batavia     
    Day Of Sale:       22     
    Month Of Sale:       4     
    Year Of Sale:       1692     
    Type Of Name:       Old Testament     
    Continental Origin Code:       Indonesian Archipelago     
    Slaves Age:       20     
    Slaves Gender:       Male     
    Price In Rixdollars:       72     
    Sellers Last Name:       Van Storman     
    Sellers First Name:       Abraham     
    Sellers Civil Status:       VOC employee     
    Sellers Gender:       Male     
    Sellers Domicile:       Transit-at sea     
    Sellers Occupation:       First Mate [Opperstuurman]     
    Buyers Last Name:       De Jong     
    Buyers First Name:       Jacob Joppe     
    Buyers Civil Status:       VOC employee     
    Buyers Gender:       Male     
    Buyers Domicile:       Table valley     
    Buyers Occupation:       quartermaster     
    Primary Reference:       Transporten en Scheepeniskennis pp. 417-8. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.

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