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Re: Did the Duplessis family ever own slaves
Posted by: Neels du Plessis Date: January 21, 2001 at 14:38:13
In Reply to: Did the Duplessis family ever own slaves by Alicia Duplessis of 260

I am convinced that the Du Plessis family in South Africa had slaves. Slavery was abolished in 1806, more than a century after the Du Plessis arrived there at the end of the 17th century.
You can mail me at dupp5wyn@sk.sympatico.ca if you need more info on my branch of the family.
Regards
Neels


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