Coridon van Trancquebaer1

M, #16520, b. circa 1686

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Last Edited20/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Coridon was from Trancquebar and was perhaps born there circa 1686. He was said to be 12 years old in 1698.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 11 January 1698 Coridon van Trancquebaer was sold by Cornelis Krijnsz Rood to Albert Barends Gildenhuisz, for Rds. 50.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 181.. 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. 181. 11.1.1698, p. 296 (verso): Coridon from Trancquebaer (12), sold by Cornelis Krijnssen Rood to Albert Barentsz Gildenhuys for Rds. 50.

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