M, #16640, b. circa 1665
|Birth*||Laurens Pijl was born circa 1665.1|
|Slave Transactions||On 16 May 1698 Augusteyn Origin Unknown was sold on behalf of Laurens Pijl by Francois van der Stel to Jan Dircks de Beer, for an unspecified amount. I have used the interpretation of this transaction by Shell in Changing Hands.2,3|
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 185.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
- [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007), Sequence IDNO: 1404
Slaves First Name: Augustijn
Day Of Sale: 16
Month Of Sale: 5
Year Of Sale: 1698
Type Of Name: Classical
Continental Origin Code: _Unknown
Slaves Gender: Male
Sellers Last Name: Pijl; [Stel;VD; Frans: agent]
Sellers First Name: Laurens
Sellers Civil Status: VOC employee
Sellers Gender: Male
Sellers Domicile: Transit-at sea
Sellers Occupation: Councillor
Buyers Last Name: de Beer
Buyers First Name: Jan Dirk
Buyers Civil Status: Councillor
Buyers Gender: Male
Buyers Domicile: Cape district
Buyers Occupation: farmer
Primary Reference: Transporten en Scheepeniskennis. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 185. ...5.1698: Augusteyn from an unknown origin (-), sold by Frans van der Stel to Laurens Pijl for an unspecified sum.
...5.1698: Augustijn from an unknown origin (-), sold by Jan Dircx de Beer
to Simon van der Stel for an unspecified sum. Unsigned.