Louis van der Kust Coromandel1

M, #14339, b. circa 1668

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Last Edited13/03/2015
BirthOrigin*Louis was from Coromandel Coast and may have been born there circa 1668.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 19 April 1688 Louis van der Kust Coromandel was sold by Pieter Vis Jager to Guillaume Heems, for 44 Spanish piastres.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.152.. 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.152. 19.4.1688, pp. 95-96: Louis from the Coast (20), sold by Pieter Vis Jager, skipper of the Waalstroom, to Guilliam Eems for 55 Spanish piastres.

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