M, #13692, b. circa 1660
|Birth*||Matthijs Michielsz was born circa 1660, he should not be confused with either of the individuals of the same name who were resident at the Cape at this time.1,2|
|Slave Transactions||On 2 May 1691 Simon van Bengale was sold by Matthijs Michielsz to Jan Dircks de Beer, for Rds. 70.3|
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.158.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
- [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.158. 2.5.1691, pp. 147-148: Simon from Bengal (19/20), sold by Matthijs Michielsz, steward of the Crab, to Dirck de Beer for Rds. 70.