Lourens Janssen1

M, #15510, b. circa 1630

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Last Edited15/12/2014
Birth*Lourens Janssen was born circa 1630.1
Occupation* On 1 April 1677 Lourens Janssen was a skipper.2 
Slave TransactionsOn 1 April 1677 Orangie Casta van Malabar was sold by Lourens Janssen to Tobias Marquaert, for Rds. 30.2,3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 133.. 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. 133. I. 4.1677: Orangie Casta [Coast] Malabar sold by skipper Lourens Janssen to Tobias Marquart for Rds. 30.
  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): 1.4.1677     [Verlore, TS I]
    Skipper Lourens Jansen verkoop aan Tobias Marquart die slaaf Orangie Casta Malabar vir 30 Rds.. Hereinafter cited as "Die notariële stukke II."

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