Arent van Madagascar1

M, #14299, b. between 1669 and 1671

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Last Edited15/03/2015
BirthOrigin*Arent was from and may have been born there between 1669 and 1671.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 8 January 1689 Arent van Madagascar was sold by Elsie Suurwaarden to Pieter Jansz van der Westhuijsen, for Rds. 60.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.153.. 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.153. 8.1.1689, p. 157: Arent from Madagascar (18/20), sold by Elsie van Suerwaerden to Pietcr van der Westhuisen for Rds. 60.

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