Hendrik van Trancquebare1

M, #16314, b. circa 1687

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Last Edited14/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Hendrik was from Trancquebar and was perhaps born there circa 1687. He was said to be 10 years old in 1697.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 5 January 1697 Hendrik van Trancquebare was sold by Jan Pietersz: van Vleugel to Christian Elers, for Rds. 72.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 175.. 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. 175. 5.1.1697, p. 133: Hendrik from Trancquebare (10), sold by Jan Pietersz van Vleugel to Christiaan Elers for Rds. 72.

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