Evert van Guinea, SV/PROG

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Evert van Guinea, SV/PROG

Birthplace: Guinea, Africa
Death: Died in Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Husband of Anna van Guinea, SM/PROG
Father of Maria Everts, b1 SM; Abraham Everts; Catharina van Guinea; Dirkje van Guinea and Agnity van Guinea

Occupation: Slave from Guinea
Managed by: Leoné Gardner
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About Evert van Guinea, SV/PROG

  • Evert van Guinea was born circa 1640 in Guinea.
  • On 6 May 1658, Evert van Guinea and Anna van Guinea, Koddo van Guinea, Maria van Guinea, Oude Hans van Guinea, Jajenne van Guinea, Adouke van Guinea, Deuxsous van Guinea, Dirk van Guinea and Regina van Rapenberg van Guinea arrived enslaved at the Cape on board the Hasselt from Popo, Benin. They were among 220 slaves acquired in Benin - and described by Jan van Riebeeck as bijsonder fraey, cloeck ende lustich volcq", i.e. goodlooking, strong and energetic.
  • He was a slave after 6 May 1658 de Caep de Goede Hoop, owned by Johan Anthoniszoon van Riebeeck.
  • Evert van Guinea was emancipated by van Riebeeck, on 22 August 1659 de Caep de Goede Hoop for disclosing the whereabouts of fellow absconded slaves from Guinea & put in charge of the Guinea slaves belonging to the Company.
  • Circa 1670 Evert van Guinea and Anna van Guinea were in a de facto relationship de Caep de Goede Hoop.


Anna van Guinea b. c 1647


Maria Everts b. c 1663

on http://www.e-family.co.za/ffy/ http://www.e-family.co.za/ffy/ui113.htm

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Evert van Guinea, SV/PROG's Timeline

Guinea, Africa
Age 19
Age 23
South Africa
Age 36
Middelburg, Middelburg, Zeeland, The Netherlands
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa