China Casta van Malabar1

?, #15636, b. circa 1660

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Last Edited22/12/2015
BirthOrigin*China was from the Malabar Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1660. The date is estimated.1,2 
Duplicate?*It is possible that China van Malabar and China Casta van Malabar are the same individual. 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.On 15 June 1680 China was incorrectly named in the record as (an unknown value.)1,2
Slave TransactionsOn 15 June 1680 China Casta van Malabar was sold by Hillegond Redoux to Jochem Marquaert, for Rds. 42.3


  1. [S606] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "A.J. Böeseken se Addendum van Kaapse slawe-verkoopstransaksies: Foute en regstellings", Kronos (Foute en regstellings) 9 (1984): So word Chine Casta Malabaer (sic) in die transaksie van 15.6.1680 verander na “Chine Coerta.”. Hereinafter cited as "Foute en regstellings."
  2. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.138.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  3. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 133. 15.6.1680: Chine Coerta, a slave belonging to the above estate, sold to Jochem Marquart for Rds. 42.

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