Pieter van der Kust1

M, #15464, b. circa 1656

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Last Edited06/03/2016
BirthOrigin*Pieter was from either the Malabar or Coromandel Coast, the transaction record does not say which. He was perhaps born there circa 1656.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 16 March 1676 Pieter van der Kust was sold by Meijndert Pruijs to Wilhelm van Dieden, for Rds 50.2,3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 132. 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. 132. 16.3.1676: Pieter from the Coast, sold by Meijndert Pruijs, first mate on one of the ships, to Willem van Dieden for Rds. 50.
  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): 16.3.1676          [Verlore]
    Meindert Pruijs, opperstuurman op een van die skepe, verkoop aan Willem van Dieden die slaaf Pieter van die Kus vir 50 Rds.. Hereinafter cited as "Die notariële stukke II."

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