Christoffel Scheuder1

M, #16483, b. circa 1665

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Last Edited18/05/2015
Birth*Christoffel Scheuder was born circa 1665.1
Vrijbriewen and Burgher StatusOn 27 June 1697 Christoffel Scheuder was a vrijburgher Batavia.1
Slave TransactionsOn 27 June 1697 Aaron van die Kust was sold by Christoffel Scheuder to Christoph Grünewaldt de Caep de Goede Hoop, Rds 55.2,1


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 179. 27.6.1697, p. 232: Aron from the Coast (25), sold to Christoffel Groenewalt for Rds. 55 by Christoffel Scheuder, Free Burgher sailing from Batavia on the Cattenburgh.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  2. [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007), 1236, Aaron
    Sequence IDNO: 1236
    Slaves First Name: Aaron
    Presumed Place Of Origin: Van die kus [Coromandel]
    Day Of Sale: 27
    Month Of Sale: 6
    Year Of Sale: 1697
    Type Of Name: Old Testament
    Continental Origin Code: Indian Sub Continent
    Slaves Age: 25
    Slaves Gender: Male
    Price In Rixdollars: 55
    Sellers Last Name: Scheuder
    Sellers First Name: Christoffel
    Sellers Civil Status: burgher
    Sellers Gender: Male
    Sellers Domicile: Transit-at sea
    Sellers Occupation: Occupation
    Buyers Last Name: Groenewald
    Buyers First Name: Christoffel
    Buyers Civil Status: burgher
    Buyers Gender: Male
    Buyers Domicile: Table valley
    Buyers Occupation: blacksmith
    Primary Reference: Transporten en Scheepeniskennis. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.

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