Jonas Marsman1

M, #16080, b. circa 1660

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Last Edited05/04/2015
Birth*Jonas Marsman was born circa 1660.1,2
Occupation* On 9 March 1695 Jonas Marsman was a sailor on the Swarte Leeuw.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 9 March 1695 Anthonij van Bengale was sold by Jonas Marsman to Johann Carsten Fuber, for Rds. 100.3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.167.. 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.167. 9.3.1695, p. 66: Anthonij from Bengal (24/25), sold by Jonas Marsman, on the Swarte Leeuw, to Free Burgher Jan Fuber for Rds. 100.

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