Tibério (1835)

Voyage Overview

The Portuguese brig, Tibério, left Bahia on 4 March 1835 and purchased 490 enslaved people at Lagos (no date recorded). The captain, Francisco Nunes Lopes, sailed the vessel, owned by Manoel Cardoso dos Santos, toward Brazil, when it likely landed in Bahia in 1835. Only 444 people survived the Middle Passage. For more information, see Map of 1835.

Archival Resources

As Referenced in Voyages

Verger, Pierre, Trade Relations Between the Bight of Benin and Bahia, 17th to 19th Century, (Ibadan, 1976), 421.