Pieter van Naganapatnam1

M, #14162, b. 1675/76

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Last Edited23/12/2015
BirthOrigin*Pieter was from Nagapatnam and was perhaps born there in 1675/76. He was said to be 14 or 15 years old in 1690.1,2 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.On 23 June 1690 Pieter was incorrectly named in the record as (an unknown value.)1,2
Slave TransactionsOn 23 May 1690 Pieter van Naganapatnam was sold by Jacob Brock to Theunis Dircksen Schalckwyck, for Rds. 50.3


  1. [S606] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "A.J. Böeseken se Addendum van Kaapse slawe-verkoopstransaksies: Foute en regstellings", Kronos (Foute en regstellings) 9 (1984): … "Pieter van Masulipatnam" verstrek (23.5.1690) terwyl daar baie dúidelik in die document staan dat hy van Naganapatnam is.. Hereinafter cited as "Foute en regstellings."
  2. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.156.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  3. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.156. 23.5.1690, pp. 496-497: Pieter from Masulipatnam (14/15), sold by first mate Jacob Brock to Theunis Dircx van Schalkwijck for Rds. 50.

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