Petrus Jacobus Oosterus1

M, #16090, b. circa 1655

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Last Edited05/04/2015
Birth*Petrus Jacobus Oosterus was born circa 1655.1,2
Occupation* On 15 March 1695 Petrus Jacobus Oosterus was a minister of religion sailing on the Meresteijn.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 15 March 1695 Bieron van Macassar was sold by Petrus Jacobus Oosterus to Cornelis Stevens Botma, for Rds. 95.3


  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. 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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