Manuel van Ceylon1

M, #16320, b. circa 1673

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Last Edited14/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Manuel was from Ceylon and was perhaps born there circa 1673. He was said to be 24 years old in 1696.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 14 January 1697 Manuel van Ceylon was sold by Pieter Jansz to Jan Siek, for Rds. 120.2

Citations

  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. 14.1.1697, p. 136 (recto et verso): Manuel from Ceylon (24), sold by Pieter Jansz van Nimwegen to Jan Siek for Rds. 120.
 

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