Andries van Malabar1

M, #16388, b. circa 1670

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Last Edited16/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Andries was from the Malabar Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1670. He was said to be 26 years old in 1697.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 5 June 1697 Andries van Malabar was sold by Philibert van Boesschot to Sr. Melchior Kemels, for Rds. 55.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 177.. 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. 177. 5.6.1697, p. 179: Andries from Mala bar (26), sold by Philibert van Boesschot, merchant on the return vessel Bantham, to Melchior Kernels for Rds. 55.

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