Saspia van Macassar1

F, #16369, b. circa 1674

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Last Edited15/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Saspia was from Macassar and was perhaps born there circa 1674. She was said to be 22 years old 1697.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 31 May 1697 Batou Ringet van Bali and Saspia van Macassar were sold by Johannes Colbert to Fredrick Russouw de Wit, for Rds. 120.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 176.. 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. 176. 31.5.1697, p. 172 (verso): Batou Ringet from Bali (23) and Saspia from Macassar (22), sold by Johannes Colbert, sailing on the return vessel Driebergen, to Frederick Russouw de Wit for Rds. 120.

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