Bastiaen, Captain of the 'Negers'

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Also Known As: "Bastiaen de Britto", "Bastayen"
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Husband of Susanne Simons and Isabel Kisana, of Angola
Father of Francisco Bastian, last black colonial landowners

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About Bastiaen, Captain of the 'Negers'

many alternate names: Bastiaen de Britto from St. Domingo

1643 Mar 01; Pieter Portugies-Neger; Elisabeth; Sebastiaen-Neger, Pallas-Negrinne Van Angola

1645 Feb 18; Emanuel Trompetter; Christina; Claes Van Elslandt, Bastayen, Captyn van de Negers, Geertruyd Roelofs, Mayken Van Angola

1645 Jul 09; Groot Emanuel, neger; Philip; Sebastiaen-Capt. van de negers, Pallas van Angola

Captain of the crew of 11 + black slaves, freed by Kieft and Stuyvesant

1647 Aug 25; Jan de Vries-Swartinne; Jan; Bastiaen and Susanne Simons, Simon Joosten, Michiel Janszen Van den berg < seems to indicate that Bastiiaen's wife was Susanne Simons.

Accounts in print

New Netherland Connections: Intimate Networks and Atlantic Ties

The Freedmen of New Amsterdam " seven months after receiving his land, Bastiaen (Bastiaen de Brito from Santo Domingo) married Isabel Kisana from Angola. " (p. 159)

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