Salomon van Batavia1

M, #16267, b. circa 1676

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Last Edited11/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Salomon was from Batavia and was perhaps born there circa 1676. He was said to be 20 years old in 1696.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 18 April 1696 Salomon van Batavia was sold by Mahiu de Rijke to Theunis Gijsbertsz Verweij, for f 410, Indian valuation.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.173.. 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.173. 18.4.1696, pp. 49-50: Salomon from Batavia (20), sold by Mahiu de Rijcke to Theunis Verweij for f 410, Indian valuation.

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