Ram van der Kust Coromandel1
M, #16325, b. circa 1678
|BirthOrigin*||Ram was from the Coromandel Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1678. He was said to be 19 years old in 1697.1|
|Slave Transactions||On 25 February 1697 Ignatius van der Kust Coromandel, Ram van der Kust Coromandel and Anthonij van der Kust Coromandel were sold by Margaretha Hendrina van Otteren to Joan Blesius, for Rds. 85.2|
- [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.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 175. 25.2.1697, pp. 147 (verso) - 148: Ignatius (22), Ram (19) and Anthonij (26), all three from Coromandel, sold by Anna Hendrina [sic. - Margaretha Hendrina]] van Otteren, the widow of Hend. Barent Oldenland to J an Blesius for Rds. 85.