Scipio van Bibelepatnam1
M, #16414, b. circa 1675
|BirthOrigin*||Scipio may have been from the small village of Bibipatnam, Visakhapatnam, Bengal, and was perhaps born there circa 1675. He was said to be 22 years old in 1697.1|
|Slave Transactions||On 11 June 1697 Alexander van Paliacatte, Scipio van Bibelepatnam and Titus van Bengale were sold by Hendrick van Buytenhem to Henningh Hùijsing, the first two were sold for Rds. 61 each, while Titus was sold for Rds. 52.2|
- [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.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 177. 11.6.1697, p. 197: Alexander of Paliacatte (25), Scipio of Bibelepatnam (22), sold for Rds. 61 each and Titus of Bengal (14), sold for Rds. 52 by Hendrick van Buytenhem to Henning Hüsing.