Marius van de Kust Coromandel1

M, #16683, b. 1676/77

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Last Edited25/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Marius was from the Coromandel Coast and was perhaps born there in 1676/77. He was said to be 22 or 23 years old in 1699.1 
Slave EmancipationsOn 9 March 1699 Marius van de Kust Coromandel was emancipated by an unknown person.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. 9.3.1699: Marius from the Coast (22/23), liberated by Adriaan van der Ste1.

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