Joris van Gale1

M, #16425, b. circa 1673

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Last Edited17/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Joris was from Galle and was perhaps born there circa 1673. He was said to be 24 years old in 1697.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 15 June 1697 Joris van Gale was sold by Marten Schouten to Jan Brink, for Rds. 70.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 178.. 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. 178. 15.6.1697. p. 200: Joris from Gale (24), sold by Maerten Schouten, "keldermeester" of the Jerusalem, to Jan Brink, Free Burgher at the Cape, for Rds. 70.

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