Salomon van Madagascar1

M, #16768, b. circa 1686

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Last Edited28/05/2015
BirthOrigin*Salomon was from Madagascar and was perhaps born there circa 1686. He was said to be 14 years old in 1700.1 
Slave TransactionsOn 5 January 1700 Salomon van Madagascar was sold by William Philip to Albert Barends Gildenhuisz, for Rds. 45.2


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 190.. 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. 190. 5.1.1700, VoL XXII: Salomon from Madagascar (14), sold by William Philip of the frigate Peter en Paul to Albert Barentsz Gildenhuijs for Rds. 45.

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