Johannes Colbert1

M, #16370, b. circa 1665

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Last Edited15/05/2015
Birth*Johannes Colbert was born circa 1665.1
Occupation* On 31 May 1697 Johannes Colbert was a VOC employee, on the Driebergen.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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