Thomas Caspersz1

M, #16523, b. circa 1665

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Last Edited21/05/2015
Birth*Thomas Caspersz was born circa 1665.1
Occupation* On 16 January 1698 Thomas Caspersz was a pastor sailing on the Christianus Quintus, a Danish vessel of the line.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 16 January 1698 Ramme van Trancquebaer was sold by Thomas Caspersz to Intje Poetje, for Rds. 65.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 182.. 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. 182. 16.1.1698, p. 299: Ramme from Trancquebaer (IS), sold by the Rev. Thomas Caspersz on board the Christian us Quintus to the Javanese Intje Poetje for Rds.65.

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