Jan Jacobs Backer1

M, #15414, b. circa 1640

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Last Edited05/12/2014
Birth*Jan Jacobs Backer was born circa 1640.1
Slave TransactionsJan Jacobs Backer sold Hector van der Kust to Jeronimus Cruse in January 1673, for Rds 65.1,2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 130. . . . 1.1673, VI, p. 3: Hector from the Coast (14), sold by Jan Jacobs Backer to Jeronimus Cruse for Rds. 65.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  2. [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): … 1.1673     CTD 6, p. 3
    Jan Jacobsz Backer, opperstuurman op die rysfluit d’Hasenbergh, verkoop aan sersant Jeronimus Cruse die lyfeie Hector van die Kus, 14 jaar oud, vir 65 Rds.. Hereinafter cited as "Die notariële stukke II."

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