Daniel van Madagascar1
M, #16309, b. circa 1676
|BirthOrigin*||Daniel was from Madagascar and was perhaps born there circa 1676. He was said to be 20 years old in 1696.1|
|Slave Transactions||On 10 July 1696 Daniel van Madagascar and Mary van Madagascar were sold by Jan Dircks de Beer to Gerrit Basson, respectively for f 500 and f 300 which was to be paid in full in January 1697.2|
On 10 January 1697 Daniel van Madagascar and Dirk van Bengale were sold by Gerrit Basson to Matthijs Michiels, for f 400.3,4
- [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.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 174. 10.7.1696, 91 (verso) - 93; Daniel (20) and Maria (15), both from Madagascar, sold by Jan Dircx de Beer to Gerrit Basson for f 500 and f 300 respectively. The amount of f 900 was to be paid in full in January 1697.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 18.104.22.1687, pp. 135-135 (verso): Daniel from Madagascar (30) and Dirk from Bengal (16), sold by Gerrit Basson to Matthijs Michielsz for f 400.
- [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007), Sequence IDNO: 1115
Slaves First Name: Daniel
Presumed Place Of Origin: van Madagascar
Day Of Sale: 10
Month Of Sale: 1
Year Of Sale: 1697
Trace Possible: slave comes up for sale again
Type Of Name: Old Testament
Continental Origin Code: Mada&Mau
Slaves Age: 20
Slaves Gender: Male
Price In Rixdollars: 133
Sellers Last Name: Basson
Sellers First Name: Gerrit
Sellers Civil Status: burgher
Sellers Gender: Male
Sellers Domicile: Table valley
Sellers Occupation: Market Gardener
Buyers Last Name: Michiels
Buyers First Name: Matthijs
Buyers Civil Status: burgher
Buyers Gender: Male
Buyers Domicile: Cape district
Buyers Occupation: farmer
Primary Reference: Transporten en Scheepeniskennis. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.