Francoijs van Ceijlon1

M, #16201, b. circa 1670

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Last Edited04/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Francoijs was from Ceylon and was perhaps born there circa 1670. His age was not stipulated in 1695.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 9 June 1695 Francoijs van Ceijlon was sold by Jan Brommert to Theunis Dircksen van Schalckwyck, for Rds. 100.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.170.. 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.170. 9.6.1695, p. 136: Francoijs from Ceylon (-), sold by Jan Brommert, navigating officer of De Swarte Leeuw, to Theunis Dircx van Schalkwijck for Rds. 100.

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