Scipio van Malabar1

M, #16643, b. circa 1675

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Last Edited25/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Scipio was from the Malabar Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1675. He was said to be 23 years old in 1698.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 25 November 1698 Scipio van Malabar was sold by Hendricùs Munckerùs to Pieter van der Poel, for Rds. 71½.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 186.. 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. 186. 25.11.1698: Scipio from Malabar (23), sold by Hendrik Munckerus to Pieter van der Poel for Rds. 71½.

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