Anthoni van Macassar1

M, #15382, b. circa 1659

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Last Edited03/03/2016
BirthOrigin*Anthoni was from Macassar and may have been born there circa 1659. He was 12 when sold as a slave in 1671.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 19 March 1671 Anthoni van Macassar was sold by Jacob Granaat to Thielman Hendricx, for Rds. 45.2,3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.129.. 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. 129: 19.3.1671, IV, pp. 33-34: Anthoni from Macassar (12), sold by fiscal Jacob Granaat to Tielman Hendricksz for Rds. 45.
  3. [S607] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Kaapse notariële stukke waarin slawe van vryburgers en amptenare vermeld word (II), Die tweede Dekade 1671-1680", Kronos (Die notariële stukke II) 15 (1999): 19.3.1671     [Verlore]
    Jacob Granaat, fiskaal verkoop aan Tielmans Hendricksz die slaaf Anthoni van Macassar, 12 jaar oud, vir 45 Rds.. Hereinafter cited as "Die notariële stukke II."

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