April van de Kust Coromandel1

M, #16622, b. circa 1674

Copyright / Terms of Use Notice

The material on this website is subject to copyright.
Facts (names, dates, and places) are not copyright. You are free to transcribe them but not cut and paste into your data provided you use the correct attribution and citation.
I have created the narratives, sentences, and citations; they are copyright and may not be used.
You may not add them to your genealogy, your personal documents, your tree on Ancestry, nor in the data or profile sections on Geni, nor anywhere else.
Many of the images are also copyright. You may not copy them without the consent of the copyright holders.
You must use the correct attribution and citation, viz.: Robertson, Delia. The First Fifty Years Project. Here you add the page URL.

Last Edited24/05/2015
BirthOrigin*April was from the Coromandel Coast and was perhaps born there circa 1674. He was said to be 24 years old in 1698.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 9 May 1698 April van de Kust Coromandel was sold on behalf of Claas Dom by Willem Wiederhold van Wiederhoven to Hendrick Mulder, for Rds. 40.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 185.. 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. 185. 9.5.1698: April from the Coast (24), sold by Willem Wiederholt on behalf of Claas Dam to Hendrik Mulder for Rds. 40.

Bookmark and Share