Abraham van Macassar1
M, #19022, b. circa 1666
|BirthOrigin*||Abraham is assumed to have originated Macassar and was perhaps born there circa 1666. The date is estimated.1|
|Misc*||Abraham van Macassar was included in a list of Maccassarese royalty — Lijst … de … Macasarschen Princen C.501 — sent from the Cape to the VOC in Batavia. His date of arrival and reason for his banishment were not recorded in Changing Hands on 5 September 1686.1|
- [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), section on the princes of macassar, citing Letters despatched: Lijst … de … Macasarschen Princen C.501. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.