Simon van der Berg1

M, #14340, b. circa 1638

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Last Edited13/03/2015
Birth*Simon van der Berg was born circa 1638.1
Occupation* On 17 March 1688 Simon van der Berg was the skipper of the Sion.2 
Slave TransactionsOn 17 April 1688 Frans van Batavia was sold by Simon van der Berg to Willem ten Damme, for Rds. 60.2


  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. 17.4.1688. pp. 87-88: Frans from Batavia (23), sold by Simon van den Berg, skipper of the Sion, to Willem ten Damme for Rds. 60.

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