Pieter van Madras

M, #16856, b. circa 1688

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Last Edited07/02/2017
BirthOrigin*Pieter was from Madras and was perhaps born there circa 1688. He was said to be 12 years old in 1700.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 28 September 1700 Pieter van Madras was sold by Ambrosius Sasse to Jacobus van Driel, for Rds. 60.2,3


  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. 28.9.1700: Pieter from Madras (12), sold by Antonius Zassee [sic] to Jacobus van Driel for Rds. 60.
  3. [S606] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "A.J. Böeseken se Addendum van Kaapse slawe-verkoopstransaksies: Foute en regstellings", Kronos (Foute en regstellings) 9 (1984): … "Antonius Zassee" (28.9.1700) behoort Ambrosius Zasse te wees.. Hereinafter cited as "Foute en regstellings."

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