Caridade (1822)

Voyage Overview

The Portuguese Sumaca, Caridade, left Bahia on 4 May 1822 and purchased 239 enslaved people at Ouidah (no date recorded). The captain, Wachin de Brago, sailed the vessel back toward Brazil as intended in 1822. Only 217 people survived the Middle Passage. For more information, see Map of 1822.

Archival Resources

As Referenced in Voyages

Irish University Press Series of British Parliamentary Papers: Slave Trade, IUPST, 9/B2 (Shannon, 1969-74), 22.

Arquivo Público do Estado da Bahia (Salvador da Bahia, Brazil), APEB, cod 456, p. 307v. 

Arquivo Histórico Municipal de Salvador (Salvador da Bahia, Brazil), AHMS, 2.6, p. 12.