Margrieta van Trancquebare1

F, #16652, b. circa 1687

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Last Edited27/03/2016
BirthOrigin*Margrieta was from Trancquebar and was perhaps born there circa 1687. She was said to be 12 years old in 1699.1 
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.

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