Jacob van Malabar1

M, #16408, b. 1673/74

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Last Edited17/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Jacob was from the Malabar Coast and was perhaps born there in 1673/74. He was said to be 23 or 24 years old in 1697.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 12 June 1697 Jacob van Malabar was sold by Pieter van Eede to Henning Hüsing, for Rds. 80.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 178.. 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. 178. 12.6.1697, p. 187 (verso): Jacob from Malabar (23/24), sold by Pieter van
    Eede, skipper of the Oosterland, to Henning Hüsing for Rds. 80.

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