Andrew Homeford1

M, #14242, b. circa 1650

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Last Edited17/03/2015
Birth*Andrew Homeford was born circa 1650.1,2
Names in the record, in publications, etc.2 February 1690, the name of Andrew was written in the record as Andren Hemeforen.3
Slave TransactionsOn 2 February 1690 Andrew Homeford sold Domingo van Goa to Cornelis Stevens Botma. Homeford was travelling on the English vessel, Bradley Castle, but Böeseken does not say if the record indicated in what capacity.3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.155.. 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.155. 2.2.1690, pp. 303-304: Domingo from Goa (16/ 17), sold by Andren Hemeforen (signature Andrew Homeford) on the English vessel Bradley Castle, to Cornelis Stevensz Botma for f 200, Cape money.

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