Thomé van Mombaza1

M, #12289, b. 1666/67

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Last Edited25/03/2015
BirthOrigin*Thomé was from the Mombasa and was perhaps born there in 1666/67. He was said to be 24 or 25 years old in 1691.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 17 August 1691 Thomé van Mombaza and Philip van Malabar were sold by Jan Dircks de Beer to Matthijs Michiels, for Rds. 120 and Rds 100 respectively.2


  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. 17.8.1691, pp. 149-150: Thomé from Mombaza (sic) (24/25), and Philip from Malabar (23/24), sold by Jan Dircx de Beer to Matthijs Michielsz for Rds. 120 and Rds. 100 respectively.

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