Cupido van Macassar1

M, #14273, b. circa 1669

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Last Edited16/03/2015
BirthOrigin*Cupido was from Macassar and may have been born there circa 1669.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 12 April 1689 Cupido van Macassar was sold by Jan Speelman to Cornelis Pietersz Linnes, for Rds. 60.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.154.. 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.154. 12.4.1689, pp. 198-199: Cupido from Macassar (20), sold by Jan Speelman, skipper of De Schelde, to Cornelis Pietersz Linnes for Rds. 60.

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