Manniko van Bengale1

M, #16812, b. circa 1678

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Last Edited27/12/2015
BirthOrigin*Manniko was from the Bengal and was perhaps born there circa 1678. He was said to be 22 years old in 1700.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 18 February 1700 Manniko van Bengale was was sold on behalf of Pieter Pietersz: by Jacob Lucas to Isaq Schrijver, for Rds. 60.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 192.. 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. 192. 18.2.1700: Manniko from Bengal (22), sold by Jacob Lucas, Free Burgher from Batavia, on behalf of Pieter Pietersen, free merchant from Batavia, to Isaq Schrijver for Rds. 60.

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