John Lloyd1

M, #16056, b. circa 1655

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Last Edited04/04/2015
Birth*John Lloyd was born circa 1655.1,2
Occupation* On 22 August 1694 John Lloyd was skipper of the Nassau.1,3 
Slave TransactionsOn 22 August 1694 Manuel van Madras and Drigo van Mozambique were sold by John Lloyd to Gerrit Basson, for Rds. 100, Cape valuation.4


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.166.. 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. [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007), Sequence IDNO:       0910     
    Slaves First Name:       Manuel     
    Presumed Place Of Origin:       Van Madras     
    Day Of Sale:       22     
    Month Of Sale:       8     
    Year Of Sale:       1694     
    Type Of Sale:       Oceanic     
    Type Of Name:       Facetious     
    Continental Origin Code:       Indian Sub Continent     
    Slaves Age:       19     
    Slaves Gender:       Male     
    Price In Rixdollars:       90     
    Sellers Last Name:       Lloyd     
    Sellers First Name:       John     
    Sellers Civil Status:       foreigner     
    Sellers Gender:       Male     
    Sellers Domicile:       Transit-at sea     
    Sellers Occupation:       Skipper     
    Buyers Last Name:       Basson     
    Buyers First Name:       Gerrit     
    Buyers Civil Status:       burgher     
    Buyers Gender:       Male     
    Comments And References:       Buyer     
    Primary Reference:       Transporten en Scheepeniskennis. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
  4. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.166. 22.8.1694, p. 9 (verso) 10 (verso): Manuel from Madras (19), and Drigo (25) from Mozambique (spelling in this deed "Monsjanbieck"), sold by John Lloyd, sailing on the Nassau, to Gerrit Basson for Rds. 100, Cape valuation.

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