Jan Ammans1

M, #15911, b. circa 1650

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Last Edited22/03/2015
Birth*Jan Ammans was born circa 1650.1,2
Occupation* On 20 June 1692 Jan Ammans was the skipper of the Ridderschap.3 
Slave TransactionsOn 20 June 1692 Coridon van Malabar was sold by Jan Ammans to Jan Wessels, for Rds. 80.3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.160.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  3. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.160. 20.6.1692, pp. 101-102: Coridon from Malabar (22/23), sold by Jan Ammans, skipper of the Ridderschap, to Jan Wessels for Rds. 80.

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