David Casta Chianaeu1

M, #15188, b. circa 1667

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Last Edited27/12/2014
BirthOrigin*David may have been from the Coast of China and perhaps born there circa 1667.1 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.15 March 1685, the name of David was written in the record as David Casta Chianaeu.2
Slave TransactionsOn 15 March 1685 David Casta Chianaeu was sold by Jan van Neck to Claes Loopser, for Rds. 56.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 142.. 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. 142. 15.3.1685, p. 27: David Casta [Coast] Chianaeu [China??] (18), sold by Jan van Neck, first mate of the Coevorden. to Nicolaas Loupser for Rds. 49.

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