Bieron van Macassar1

M, #16089, b. 1678/79

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Last Edited05/04/2015
BirthOrigin*Bieron was from Macassar and was perhaps born there in 1678/79. He was said to be 16 or 17 years old in 1695.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 15 March 1695 Bieron van Macassar was sold by Petrus Jacobus Oosterus to Cornelis Stevens Botma, for Rds. 95.2


  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. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.167. 15.3.1695, p. 71: Bieron from Macassar (16/17), sold by the Rev. Petrus Jacobus Oosterus, sailing on the Meresteijn, to Cornelis Stephen Botma for Rds. 95.

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