Madras van der Kust Coromandel1

M, #16230, b. circa 1679

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Last Edited12/03/2017
BirthOrigin*Madras was from the Coromandel Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1679. He was said to be 17 years old in 1696.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 31 January 1696 Madras van der Kust Coromandel was sold by James Minty to Pieter Robberts, for Rds. 80.2


  1. [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.
  2. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.171. 31.1.1696, p. 20: Madras from the Coast (17), sold by James Minty, sailing on
    the Amity, to Pieter Robbertsz for Rds. 80.

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