Coridon van Madagascar1

M, #16780, b. 1681/82

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Last Edited28/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Coridon was from Madagascar and was perhaps born there in 1681/82. He was said to be 18 or 19 years old in 1700.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 11 January 1700 Coridon van Madagascar was sold by Pieter Paulus Groenenberg to an unknown person , for Rds. 48.2


  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. 11.1.1700: Coridon from Madagascar (l8j19), sold by Pieter Groenenberg, chief carpenter on the Peter en Paul, to Jan Pithius for Rds. 48.

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