Reijnier Skijs1

M, #16775, b. circa 1666

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Last Edited28/05/2015
Birth*Reijnier Skijs was born circa 1666.1
Occupation* On 7 January 1700 Reijnier Skijs was a quarter mater on the Peter and Paul.1 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.7 January 1700, the name of Reijnier was written in the record as Reijnier Schrijs.2
Slave TransactionsOn 7 January 1700 Aaron van Madagascar was sold by Reijnier Skijs to Rijnier Everts Smedinga, for Rds. 55.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 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. 7.1.1700: Aaron from Madagascar (24), sold by Reijnier Schrijs (signature Skijs), quarter-master of the Peter en Paul, to Reijnier Smedinga, silversmith, for Rds. 55.

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