Michiel Sergeant1

M, #14274, b. circa 1659

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Last Edited16/03/2015
Birth*Michiel Sergeant was born circa 1659.1,2
Occupation* On 12 April 1689 Michiel Sergeant was the bookeeper on De Maas.3 
Slave TransactionsOn 12 April 1689 Rebecca van Masulipatnam and Aran van Banda were sold by Michiel Sergeant to Johannes van Engelen, for Rds. 50 and Rds. 46 respectively.3


  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. [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.154. 12.4.1689, pp. 196-197: Rebecca from Masulipatnam (17/18), and Aran from Banda (15), sold by Michiel Sergeant, bookkeeper on De Maas. to Johannes van Engelen for Rds. 50 and Rds. 46 respectively.

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