Jan de Marre1

M, #14152, b. circa 1650

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Last Edited19/03/2015
Birth*Jan de Marre was born circa 1650.1,2
Occupation* On 8 June 1690 Jan de Marre was the skipper of the Nieuwland.3 
Slave TransactionsOn 8 June 1690 Augustijn van Bengale was sold by Jan de Marre to Jan Wessels, for Rds. 80.3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.157.. 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.157. 8.6.1690, pp. 515-516: Augustijn from Bengal (20/21), sold by Jan de Marre, skipper of the Nieuwland, to Jan Wessels for Rds. 80.

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