Joan Putman1

M, #15452, b. circa 1640

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Last Edited07/12/2014
Birth*Joan Putman was born circa 1640.1
Slave TransactionsCupido van Bengale and Claas van Bengale were sold by Joan Putman, to Henrik Crudop on 12 March 1676, for f 120. Putman wished to buy the slaves back if he were to return to the East.2,3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 131. 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. 131 12.3.1676: Cupido and Claas from Bengal, sold by merchant Joan Putman to Hendrik Crudop for f120. Putman expresses the wish to buy these slaves back should he return to the East.
  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): 12.3.1676          [Verlore]
    Koopman Joan Putman verkoop aan Hendrik Crudop die slawe Cupido en Claas van Bengale vir f 120. Putman spreek die wens uit om by sy terugkeer na die Ooste weer die slawe terug te koop.. Hereinafter cited as "Die notariële stukke II."

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