Unnamed van Colombo1

M, #16306, b. circa 1676

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Last Edited13/05/2015
Birth*Unnamed van Colombo was born circa 1676 in Colombo.1
Slave TransactionsOn 14 November 1696 Unnamed van Colombo was given by Leendert van Deijl to Oelof Bergh, in replacement of a slave who had absconded in about May1692.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 174.. 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. 174. 14.11.1696, pp. 118 (verso) - 119: Leendert van Deijl, skipper of the Berkel, remembers that about four and a half years earlier he had bought a slave for Oloff Bergh in Colombo. This slave had run away and Van DeijI had promised that he would buy another slave in Colombo to replace the fugitive.

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