Joost Pieters van Batavia1
M, #16736, b. circa 1673
|BirthOrigin*||Joost was from Batavia and was perhaps born there circa 1673. He was said to be 26 years old in 1699.2,3|
|Slave Transactions||On 24 April 1699 Joost Pieters van Batavia was sold by Gerrit de Beer to Jan van Meerland, for Rds. 65.4|
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 189-190.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 189.
- [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: 1505
Slaves First Name: Joost
Slaves Middle Name: Pieter
Presumed Place Of Origin: van Batavia
Day Of Sale: 24
Month Of Sale: 4
Year Of Sale: 1699
Type Of Sale: Oceanic
Type Of Name: Christian
Continental Origin Code: Indonesian Archipelago
Slaves Age: 26
Slaves Gender: Male
Price In Rixdollars: 65
Sellers Last Name: de Beer
Sellers First Name: Gerrit
Sellers Civil Status: VOC employee
Sellers Gender: Male
Sellers Domicile: Transit-at sea
Sellers Occupation: Skipper
Buyers Last Name: Van Meerland
Buyers First Name: Jan
Buyers Civil Status: VOC employee
Buyers Gender: Male
Buyers Domicile: Table valley
Buyers Occupation: quartermaster
Primary Reference: Transporten en Scheepeniskennis. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 189. 24.4.1699: Joost Pieters from Batavia, sold by Gerrit de Beer, skipper of the Bekesteijn, to Jan van Meerland for Rds. 65.