Claes van Macassar1

M, #16158, b. circa 1673

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Last Edited09/04/2015
BirthOrigin*Claes was from Macassar and was perhaps born there circa 1673. He was said to be 22 years old in 1695.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 6 May 1695 Claes van Macassar was sold by Hendrick van den Broek to Henning Hüsing, for Rds. 80.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.169.. 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.169. 6.5.1695, p. 120. Claes from Macassar (22), sold by Hendrik van den Broek, first mate of 'f Huys te Duynen, to Henning Hüsing for Rds. 80.

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