China van Malabar1

?, #15660, b. circa 1655

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Last Edited22/12/2015
BirthOrigin*China was from Malabar Coast and perhaps born there circa 1655.1 
Duplicate?*It is possible that China van Malabar and China Casta van Malabar are the same individual. 
Slave TransactionsOn 24 June 1682 China van Malabar was sold by Leendert Jansz van Gijselen to Claas Hendriksz.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.139.. 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. 139, 24.6.1682: China from Malabar, sold by Leendert Jansz to Claes Hendricx from Meldorp for Rds. 67.

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