Jan Dammos van Macassar1

M, #17591, b. circa 1689

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Last Edited07/05/2016
Birth*Jan Dammos van Macassar was born circa 1689 in Macassar, was from.1
Slave TransactionsOn 16 November 1711 Jan Dammos van Macassar was sold by Matthijs Perreira to Harmen Grutter.2


  1. [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). Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
  2. [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, Sequence IDNO:       2542     
    Slaves First Name:       Jan     
    Slaves Middle Name:       Dammos     
    Presumed Place Of Origin:       van Macassar     
    Day Of Sale:       16     
    Month Of Sale:       11     
    Year Of Sale:       1711     
    Type Of Name:       Christian     
    Continental Origin Code:       Indonesian Archipelago     
    Slaves Age:       22     
    Slaves Gender:       Male     
    Price In Rixdollars:       70     
    Sellers Last Name:       Perreira     
    Sellers First Name:       Matthijs     
    Sellers Civil Status:       freeblack     
    Sellers Gender:       Male     
    Sellers Occupation:       Occupation     
    Buyers Last Name:       Grutter     
    Buyers First Name:       Harmen     
    Buyers Civil Status:       burgher     
    Buyers Gender:       Male     
    Buyers Domicile:       Cape district     
    Buyers Occupation:       hired servant     
    Primary Reference:       Transporten en Scheepeniskennis.

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