called Madior Malick Cissé, b. 1848, d. 19 March 1893.
Samb (1972) 99-106; Hasan Cissé (1990).
His father Goumba Cissé originated from a village named Wanaar located in the region of Kaolack (Central Sénégal). Goumba Cissé left Wanaar around 1836 to settle in Saint-Louis, where he married a woman named Lala Seck who gave bith to Madior Malick Cissé around 1848 in Ndar Toute, a quarter of Saint-Louis.
In most of his letters, this author signed as Malik Cissé. In one of his poem s, he signed as Madior Mali…