Lauwrens van Paliacatta1

M, #15602, b. circa 1652

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Last Edited04/03/2016
BirthOrigin*Lauwrens was from Paliacatta and perhaps born there circa 1652.1 
Slave EmancipationsLauwrens van Paliacatta was emancipated by Adriang de Vooght, on 18 April 1679, on condition that for two years, he serve Henrik Crudop.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.137.. 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.137. 18.4.1679: Lauwerens from Paliacatta, manumitted by the Rev. Adrianus de Vooght on condition that he is to serve Hendrik Crudop for two years.

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