Sapatou van Madagascar1

M, #14221, b. 1671/72

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Last Edited23/12/2015
BirthOrigin*Sapatou was from Madagascar and was perhaps born there in 1671/72. He was said to be 17 to 19 years old in 1690.2 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.On 8 February 1690 Sapatou was incorrectly named in the record as (an unknown value.)1,2
Slave TransactionsOn 8 February 1690 Sapatou van Madagascar was sold by William Deeron to Dain Majampa Singara, for Rds. 66.3


  1. [S606] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "A.J. Böeseken se Addendum van Kaapse slawe-verkoopstransaksies: Foute en regstellings", Kronos (Foute en regstellings) 9 (1984): … "Sapatou" en "Pieter van Macassar" (onderskekielik 8 en 14.2.1690) was weer altwee van Madagaskar …. Hereinafter cited as "Foute en regstellings."
  2. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.156.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  3. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.156. 8.2.1690, pp. 335-336: Sapatou from Macassar (17/19), sold by W. Deeron to Dain Majampa from Macassar for Rds. 66.

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