Paris van Macassar1

M, #16454, b. circa 1665

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Last Edited17/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Paris was from Macassar and was perhaps born there circa 1665. He was said to be 32 years old in 1697.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 24 June 1697 Paris van Macassar and Jacob van de Kust Coromandel were sold by Symon Langendam to Hendrick Mulder, for Rds. 55 each.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. 24.6.1697, p. 216 (verso): Paris from Macassar (32) and Jacob from the Coast Coromandel (28), sold by Symon Langendam, first mate of the Drie Croonen, to Hendrick Mulder for Rds. 55 each.

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