Valentijn van Madras

M, #16837, b. circa 1684

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Last Edited29/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Valentijn was from Madras and was perhaps born there circa 1684. He was said to be 16 years old in 1700.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 7 April 1700 Pieter van Malabar and Valentijn van Madras were sold by Jan Dircks de Beer to Jacques Malan, for Rds. 100 each.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 193.. 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. 193. 7.4.1700: Pieter from Malabar (20) and Valentijn from Madras (16), sold by Jan Dircx de Beer to Jacob Malan for Rds. 100 each.

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