Merchant Klinck1

M, #15808, b. circa 1645

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Last Edited31/12/2014
Birth*Merchant Klinck was born circa 1645.1
Slave EmancipationsOn 4 April 1686 Unnamed and Gendler Unspecified Slave was emancipated by William Carel Hartsinck, on condition that he first serve Merchant Klinck.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.144.. 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.144. 4.4. I 686: Hartsinck manumitted another slave (name not given), who would have to serve the merchant Klinck before manumission.

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