Anthoni van de Kust Coromandel1

M, #16825, b. circa 1670

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Last Edited29/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Anthoni was from the Coromandel Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1670. He was said to be 30 years old in 1700.1,2 
Slave TransactionsOn 10 March 1700 Anthoni van de Kust Coromandel was sold by Hendrik Engelen to Herman Palmers, for f 200.3


  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. [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:       1712     
    Slaves First Name:       Anthonij     
    Presumed Place Of Origin:       Van die kus [Coromandel]     
    Day Of Sale:       10     
    Month Of Sale:       3     
    Year Of Sale:       1700     
    Type Of Name:       Classical     
    Continental Origin Code:       Indian Sub Continent     
    Slaves Age:       30     
    Slaves Gender:       Male     
    Price In Rixdollars:       67     
    Sellers Last Name:       Van Engelen     
    Sellers First Name:       Hendrik     
    Sellers Civil Status:       burgher     
    Sellers Gender:       Male     
    Sellers Domicile:       Cape district     
    Sellers Occupation:       Hired Servant     
    Buyers Last Name:       Palmers     
    Buyers First Name:       Harmen     
    Buyers Civil Status:       burgher     
    Buyers Gender:       Male     
    Buyers Domicile:       Cape district     
    Buyers Occupation:       fitter     
    Primary Reference:       Transporten en Scheepeniskennis. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
  3. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 192. 10.3.1700: Anthoni from the Coast sold by Hendrik Engelen to Herman Palmers for f 200, Indian valuation.

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