Isak van Malabar1

M, #16817, b. circa 1680

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Last Edited04/06/2017
BirthOrigin*Isak was from the Malabar Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1680. He was said to be 20 years old in 1700.1 
Marriage De facto Circa 1703 Isak van Malabar and Sara van Madagascar were in a de facto relationship. This relationship is assumed.2 


Sara van Madagascar b. c 1683
Names in the record, in publications, etc.28 February 1706, the name of Isak was written in the record as Isac van de Cust.2
Slave TransactionsOn 24 February 1700 Isak van Malabar was sold by Gerhardus Hakama to Joan Blesius, for Rds. 60.3


  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. [S502] Website Family Search (
  3. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 192. 24.2.1700: Isak from Malabar (20), sold by the Rev. Gerhardus Hakama, sailing on the Nigtevegt, to Joan BIesius for Rds. 60.

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