Thobe Ginjams van Madras1

M, #15919, b. circa 1682

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Last Edited23/03/2015
BirthOrigin*Thobe was from Madras and was perhaps born there circa 1682. He was said to be 10 years old in 1692.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 24 June 1692 Thobe Ginjams van Madras was sold by Solomon Heaton to Claes Loopser, for Rds. 60.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.161.. 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.161. 24.6.1692, p. 105: Thobe Ginjams from Madras (10), sold by Solomon Heaton of the English ship Orange, to Nicolaes Loupser for Rds. 60.

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