Joan Otto1

M, #16519, b. circa 1665

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Last Edited20/05/2015
Birth*Joan Otto was born circa 1665.1
Occupation* On 10 January 1698 Joan Otto was a burgher sailing on the Christianus Quintus, a Danish vessel of the line.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 10 January 1698 Nalle van Malabar was sold by Joan Otto to Dirk Gijsbertse Verweij, for Rds. 75.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 181.. 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. 181. 10.1.1698, p. 295 (verso): Nalle from Malabar (20), sold by Joan Otto of Mesting, passenger on the Danish vessel Christianus Quintus, to Dirck Gijsbert Verweij for Rds. 75.

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