Christina van Trancquebare1

F, #16651, b. circa 1684

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Last Edited27/03/2016
BirthOrigin*Christina was from Trancquebar and was perhaps born there circa 1684. She was said to be 15 years old in 1699.1 


Claas van Bengale b. bt 1675 - 1677
Slave TransactionsOn 23 January 1699 Christina van Trancquebare and Margrieta van Trancquebare were sold by Andries Vrorop to Jan Mijndertse Kruijwagen, for Rds. 50 each.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. 23.1.1699: Christina from Trancqucbare (15) and Margrieta from Trancquebare (12), sold by Andreas Frorop to Jan Meijndertsz Cruywagen for Rds. 50 each.
  3. [S502] Website Family Search ( "25 Dec: 1703 van Klaas van Bengale en Christina van Trankebaar [corrected in the record from Krankebaar] onder getuijgen van Jan Myndertz Kruijwagen, en Catrina van Maersen, gen[aem]t. — Klaas."

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