Pieter van der Kust Coromandel1

M, #15980, b. 1682/83

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Last Edited25/03/2015
BirthOrigin*Pieter was from the Coromandel Coast and was perhaps born there in 1682/83. He was said to be 10 or 11 years old in 1693.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 1 June 1693 Rachael van der Kust Coromandel and Pieter van der Kust Coromandel were sold by Leonard de Soute to Margaretha Hendrina van Otteren, for Rds. 150.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.163.. 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.163. 1.6.1693, p. 344: Rachael (17/18) and Pieter (10/11), both from the Coast of Coromandel, sold for Rds. 150 by Leonard de Soute, bookkeeper of the Voorschoten, to Margreta Hendricx van Otteren, the widow of Hendrik Blum.

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