Catharina van Madagascar1

F, #14358, b. circa 1675

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Last Edited13/03/2015
Birth*Catharina van Madagascar was born circa 1675 in Madagascar, was from.1
Slave TransactionsOn 22 February 1688 Catharina van Madagascar was sold from the estate of Barbara Geens to Diderick Putter for f 150 Cape valuation. The sale was conducted by the official Cornelis Linnes.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.152.. 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.152. 22.2.1688, pp. 48-49: Catharina from Madagascar (13), sold by Pieter Comelis Linnes at the public auction of the possessions of the late Barbara Geens to Diderick Potter for f 150, Cape valuation.

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