Hendrik van Batavia1

M, #16382, b. circa 1672

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Last Edited16/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Hendrik was from Batavia and was perhaps born there circa 1672. He was said to be 25 years old in 1697.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 3 June 1697 Hendrik van Batavia was sold by Arnoldus Hoet to Jacob van Doornijk, for Rds. 50.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 177.. 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. 177. 3.6.1697, p. 177: Hendrik from Batavia (25), sold by Arnoldus Hoet, merchant aboard the return vessel Nederland, to Jacob van Doornick for Rds. 50.

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