Francois van Malabar1

M, #16110, b. before 1670

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Last Edited07/04/2015
BirthOrigin*Francois was from Malabar Coast and was perhaps born there before 1670. I have assumed him to be at least 25 years old.1 
Slave EmancipationsOn 17 March 1695 Francois van Malabar purchased his freedom from Hendrik Hartsz, for Rds. 60.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.168.. 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.168. 17.3.1695, p. 84: Francois from Malabar, liberated by Hendrik Harts on paying Rds. 60.

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