Antonique van der Kust Coromandel1

F, #15947, b. circa 1678

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Last Edited24/03/2015
BirthOrigin*Antonique was from the Coromandel Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1678. She was said to be 15 years old in 1693.1,2 
Slave TransactionsOn 3 January 1693 Antonique van der Kust Coromandel was sold by Hans Pieterse to Steven Vermey, for Rds. 70.3


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.162.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  2. [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007), Sequence IDNO:       0827     
    Slaves First Name:       Anthonique     
    Presumed Place Of Origin:       Van die kus [Coromandel]     
    Day Of Sale:       3     
    Month Of Sale:       1     
    Year Of Sale:       1693     
    Type Of Name:       Classical     
    Continental Origin Code:       Indian Sub Continent     
    Slaves Age:       15     
    Slaves Gender:       Female     
    Price In Rixdollars:       70     
    Sellers Last Name:       Pieterse     
    Sellers First Name:       Hans     
    Sellers Civil Status:       D     
    Sellers Gender:       Male     
    Sellers Domicile:       Transit-at sea     
    Sellers Occupation:       Assistant Officer     
    Buyers Last Name:       Vermeij     
    Buyers First Name:       Steven     
    Buyers Civil Status:       burgher     
    Buyers Gender:       Male     
    Buyers Domicile:       Drakenstein district     
    Buyers Occupation:       farmer     
    Primary Reference:       Transporten en Scheepeniskennis. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
  3. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.162. 3.1.1693, p. 227; Antonique from the Coast Coromandel, sold by Hans Pieterse to Steven Vermey for Rds. 70.

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