Tromp van Madagascar1

M, #15851, b. circa 1675

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Last Edited25/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Tromp was from Madagascar and perhaps born there circa 1675.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 6 December 1685 Tromp van Madagascar was sold by Theunis de Hoop to Adriaan van der Stel, for Rds. 30.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 143.. 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. 143. 6.12.1685, p. 136: Tromp from Madagascar, sold by Theunis de Hoop, the skipper of the Baren, to Adrianus van der Stel for Rds. 30.

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