Domingo van Madden1

M, #16760, b. 1676/77

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Last Edited27/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Domingo was, I have assumed, from Medan and was perhaps born there in 1676/77. He was said to be 22 or 23 years old in 1699.2,3 
Slave TransactionsOn 28 June 1699 Domingo van Madden was sold by Edwardus Cadwell to Willem Adriaan van der Stel, for Rds. 40.4


  1. [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.
  2. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 190.
  3. [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:       1519     
    Slaves First Name:       Domingo     
    Presumed Place Of Origin:       van Madden     
    Day Of Sale:       28     
    Month Of Sale:       6     
    Year Of Sale:       1699     
    Type Of Name:       Day name     
    Continental Origin Code:       _Unknown     
    Slaves Age:       23     
    Slaves Gender:       Male     
    Price In Rixdollars:       40     
    Sellers Last Name:       Cadwell     
    Sellers First Name:       Edwardus     
    Sellers Civil Status:       exile     
    Sellers Gender:       Male     
    Sellers Domicile:       Transit-at sea     
    Sellers Occupation:       First Mate     
    Buyers Last Name:       Van der Stel     
    Buyers First Name:       Willem Adriaan     
    Buyers Civil Status:       VOC employee     
    Buyers Gender:       Male     
    Buyers Domicile:       Hottentots Holland     
    Buyers Occupation:       governor     
    Primary Reference:       Transporten en Scheepeniskennis. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
  4. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.190.

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