Cupido van der Kust Coromandel1
M, #16222, b. circa 1682
|BirthOrigin*||Cupido was from the Coromandel Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1682. He was said to be 14 years old in 1696.1|
|Slave Transactions||On 19 January 1696 Cupido van der Kust Coromandel, Coridon van der Kust Coromandel and Lola van der Kust Coromandel were sold by Christiaen van Alst to Hendrick Sneewint, respectively for Rds. 70, Rds. 80, and Rds. 95.2|
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.171-172.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.171. 19.1.1696, p. 15 (verso): Cupido from the Coast (14), Coridon from the Coast (18) and Lola from the Coast (26), sold by Christiaen van Alst to Hendrik
Sneewint for Rds. 70, Rds. 80 and Rds. 95 respectively.