Simon van der Kust Coromandel1

M, #14300, b. circa 1648

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Last Edited15/03/2015
BirthOrigin*Simon was from and may have been born there circa 1648.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 14 August 1688 Simon van der Kust Coromandel was sold by Elsie van Suurwaerden to Mathys Greve, for Rds. 55 (Böeseken) or Rds. 65 (Shell.)2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.153.. 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.153. 14.8.1688, pp. 146-147: Simon from the Coromandel Coast, sold by Elsie van Suerwaerdcn, the widow of Albert van Breuge1, to Matthijs Greve for Rds. 55.

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