Joseph van Batavia1
M, #12242, b. circa 1672
|BirthOrigin*||Joseph was from the Batavia and was perhaps born there circa 1672. He was said to be 20 years old in 1692.1|
|Slave Transactions||On 22 April 1692 Joseph van Batavia was sold by Abraham van Stormen to Jacob Joppe de Jonge, for Rds. 72.2,3|
On 30 December 1693 Joseph van Batavia was sold by Jacob Joppe de Jonge to Christiaan Freser, for Rds. 115.4
- [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.
- [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) , sold by Abraham van Stormen, first mate of 't Duijfje to Jacob de Jonge, official at the Cape, for Rds. 72.
- [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.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.164. 30.12.1693, p. 440: Joseph from Batavia (22/23), sold by Jacob Joppe de Jongh, first mate of the Tamboer, to Christiaen Freser for Rds. 115.