Unnamed Male Slave van Madagascar1

M, #15682, b. circa 1670

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Last Edited24/12/2014
BirthOrigin*Unnamed was probably from Madagascar and perhaps born there circa 1670. I have assumed all the slaves sold by William Deeron in January 1684 were from Madagascar and similarly arbitrarily estimated their dates of birth - hoping for further discovery in the record.1 
Slave TransactionsUnnamed Male Slave van Madagascar, Unnamed Male Slave van Madagascar and Unnamed Female Slave van Madagascar were sold by William Deeron, to Guillaume Heems on 21 January 1684, for Rds. 194.2


  1. [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.
  2. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 140. 21.1.1684, Vol. XIII is unpaginated: Willem De Non (signature WiIliam Deeron) the captain of the ship John and Mary sold two male slaves and one female from Madagascar to WiIlem Eems for Rds. 194.

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