Pieter van Malacca1

M, #15669, b. circa 1658

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Last Edited23/12/2015
BirthOrigin*Pieter was from Malacca and perhaps born there circa 1658. The date is estimated.2 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.On 21 May 1683 Pieter was incorrectly named in the record as (an unknown value.)1,2
Slave TransactionsOn 21 May 1683 Pieter van Malacca was sold by Martinus van Bachem to Simon van der Stel, for Rds. 80.3


  1. [S606] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "A.J. Böeseken se Addendum van Kaapse slawe-verkoopstransaksies: Foute en regstellings", Kronos (Foute en regstellings) 9 (1984): "Pieter van Malabar" (21.5.1683) was volgens die document eintlik Pieter van Malacca.. 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. 140.. 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. 140. 21.5.1683: Pieter from Malabar sold by Martinus van Banchem to Simon van der Stel for Rds. 80.

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