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Elizabeth van Angola (c.1650 - 1694)

NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): Anno 1670 Den 1[4/9] Sept een dochterke van Elisabeth van Bangale [Angola], wiert genaamt Maria tot getuyge stonden, Anthoni en Cat...

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Claes van Coningshoven, b1 (1685 - 1685)

NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: den 20 dito (Mai) Claes een slavin van halfslagt, Jannetie, de vader Dirck corporal, getuige Marytie transcribed by ...

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Apolonia van de Caab (b. - 1762)

Inventories of the Orphan Chamber Cape Town Archives Repository, South Africa Reference no.: MOOC8/10.52 Testator(s): Appolonia van de Caab 3 Maij 1762 1. Two sons out of wedlock, father named as Cor...

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Johanna van de Caab SM/PROG (deceased)

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Jan Abrahamse van de Cust, SV/PROG (b. - 1824)

WALLENDORF , Heinrich Nikolaus. - Oberilm. Workman at the new Hospital since 1779, house carpenter since 1785, rel. from serv. after 1789, resident at Cape Town (1795), later at Stellenbosch. ~2.11.1...

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Rosina Abrahamse van de Caab, SM (deceased)

WALLENDORF , Heinrich Nikolaus. - Oberilm. Workman at the new Hospital since 1779, house carpenter since 1785, rel. from serv. after 1789, resident at Cape Town (1795), later at Stellenbosch. ~2.11.1...

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Christoffel Snyman MP (c.1669 - c.1706)

Name: Christoffel Snyman Variations of the name: Snijman, Schneider, Snijder Origin of the name: Snyman is an Afrikaans variation on the German surname Schneider - which is German for "tailor"; lit...

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Titus van Bengale (c.1684 - c.1714)

Titus van Bengale Born. c. 1684, Bengal India H.F. Heese, Reg en Onreg (Kaapse Regspraak in die Agtiende Eeu) (Belville, South Africa: Instituut vir Historiese Navorsing, Universiteit van Wes-K...

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Maria van Bengale, SM/PROG (1638 - 1665)

Born in 1638 in Bengal Married Jan Zacharias on 21 July 1658 Cape Town Died on 21 May 1665 at the Cape of Good Hope Feb 1655 - Maria van Bengale and Maria da Costa van Bengale...

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Cecilia de Groot, SM/PROG MP (1690 - d.)

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Maria Magdalena van de Kaap, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

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Moses van Macassar, SV/PROG MP (c.1667 - 1721)

MOSES VAN MACASSER and SARA VAN MACASSER Both Moses and Sara must have received these biblical names from their European masters. Moses was also know as Moses Aron/ Moses Arensz van Macassar. I suspe...

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Cleleli van Bengale, SM/PROG (deceased)

Lang (Pieter) ; and Eva of the Cape : submit that at the departure hence of the ex -burgher- Councillor, Henning Joachim Prehn, to Europe, they had bought from him the slave woman, named Cleleli of Ben...

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Inabe (Ansela) van Timor, SM/PROG MP (c.1640 - 1683)

"Amsoeboe, his wife Inabe and daughters Iba and Baauw ‐ a politically exiled, but un‐enslaved, family from Timor ‐ is sent (1676) by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) from Jakar...

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Carolina Margaretha Rex, SM (1789 - 1866)

In his will George Rex said that he had not submitted himself to the matrimonial laws of the Colony, but he had four children by a former slave, Johanna Rosina van der Caap, and then nine children by o...

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Colilla van Macassar, SM/PROG (c.1700 - d.)

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Johanna Elisabeth Kuylets, SM (1741 - 1759)

Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, p. 55 K. had two illeg. children by his slave Colilla of Macassar, Johanna Elisabeth and Hendrik, whom he manumitted 1741

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Carel Pilgrim (c.1785 - c.1863)

First Cape Muslim to make the Hajj to Mecca. ========= "The first surprise was his death notice, made out in the name of 'Hadjie Gazadien Carel Pelgrim' and signed by his eldest daughter Fatima in ...

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Janpakka of Batavia, PROG (c.1755 - c.1835)

In the 1863 death notice of Hadjie Gazadien Carel Pelgrim, his mother's name is only given as "Pakka"; Jackie Loos in Echoes of Slavery was of the opinion that Janpakka of Batavia (c.1755 - 1835) was t...

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Carel Jansz van Bengal, SV/PROG (b. - 1744)

(Divon Lan) it is not clear when Carel Jansz was freed from slavery, but he was already a free citizen in 1712, as he appears on the "Muster roll of the free settlers at the Cape" from 31/12/1712: --...

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Cecilia van Jaffanapatnam, SM/PROG (deceased)

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Moses van Palliacata MP (deceased)

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Eva van Batavia, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

Pieter Andries, d' Vader Andries Pietersen, de Moeder sijn slavin Eva, getúijgen Maria van Eden. 21st Decemb. 1711. - Stellenbosch Doopboek.

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Susanna van Batavia, SM/PROG (deceased)

Source: Turton Genealogy: Dr. Anthony Turton tony@anthonyturton.com In a last will and testament dated 29/11/1713, Jacob Kops van der Kaap is listed as being a surviving child of Susanna van Batavia (p...

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Jacob Kops, SV/PROG (1675 - d.)

The first Fifty Years Project Born circa 1680 at Weeshuis, Batavia. I always wondered why this grandfather was in the orphanage. Then I found this article on the internet: "The sexual behaviour o...

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Amsoeboe van Timor, SV/PROG MP (c.1640 - 1708)

Taken from a paper by Mansell Upham "Amsoeboe, his wife Inabe and daughters Iba and Baauw ‐ a politically exiled, but un‐enslaved, family from Timor ‐ is sent (20 March 1676) b...

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Florentina Moses, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

Florentina Kilian nee Moses gravestone has her date of death as c.1803 (Source: National Archives of South Africa); however, the National Archives has records of Wills for Florentina going up to 1815, ...

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Maria van Malabar, SM/PROG (deceased)

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Bastiaen van Cijlon, SV/PROG (c.1690 - d.)

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Adam van Batavia, SV/PROG (c.1684 - d.)

Slave of W.A. van der Stel

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Rosetta van Bengale, SM/PROG (c.1690 - 1764)

Die slavin, Rosetta van Bengale, is op 12.10.1734 vrygestel. (Vgl. C.J.3084, Obligatiën, Transporten van Slaven &c., 1734, pp. 133−134.) Reference -------------------- In 1706 Ros...

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Johannes Jansz van Ceijlon, SV/PROG (c.1700 - d.)

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Johanna Jonker (1717 - d.)

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Jacob Jansen (1711 - d.)

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Kyai Chili Mahmud van Ternate, SV/PROG (c.1690 - d.)

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Catharina Jonker (1707 - d.)

manumitted 24 April 1733

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Padoor van Guinea (c.1645 - d.)

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Regina Christina Andriesen de Jonker, b2 MP (1692 - c.1713)

She couldn't have married Louis van Bengale in 1684. He was involved with Lijsbeth Sanders at the time, and she was probably born c. 1692, baptized 11 May 1692. - Jansi Syfert =======================...

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Jan Dircksz van de Caap (c.1660 - d.)

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Rachel Christina Jacobse (deceased)

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Sara Margaretha van die Kaap, PROG (deceased)

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Louisa van die Kaap, PROG (deceased)

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Elisabeth Pieterse van de Kaap, SM/PROG (deceased)

Elisabeth Pieterse (i.e. Anna Elisabeth of the C., according to Baptismal Reg. under 17.8.1760) Source : Archives year book for South African History

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Jan Jacobsz (c.1685 - c.1737)

Birth Cape of Good Hope, South Africa 25 Aug 1699 Jacob from Cape of Good Hope, age 14, liberated by his father, Jacob of Macassar upon payment of Rds 100. - Boeseken, A.J., Slaves and Free Black...

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Domingo van Bengal, SV/PROG (deceased)

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Claas Gerritz van Bengale, SV/PROG (1666 - c.1697)

Inventaris en tacxatie der goederen, nagelaten en met de dood ontruijmt van den overleden vrije swart Klaas Gerritz: van Bengalen voor en ten behoeven van sijn egte huijsvrouw Zara van Zoloor ter eener...

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Gabriel van Samboua, SV/PROG (c.1650 - c.1688)

Gabriel (Vryswarte) van Samboua (deceased) Death: (Date and location unknown) Immediate Family: Husband of Catharina Father of Adriaantje van Katrijn, Klaas, Aeltjie/Alida, Maria/Magteld, Baren...

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Regina Zulie, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

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Rebecca van Maccasser, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

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Maria van Guinea, SM/PROG MP (c.1652 - d.)

6 May 1658 Maria van Guinea arrived enslaved at the Cape on board the Hasselt from Popo, Benin.

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Jacob van Macassar, SV/PROG MP (c.1670 - d.)

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Koddo van Guinea, SM/PROG MP (c.1640 - d.)

More information about her can be found in the First Fifty Years project online: She arrived enslaved at the Cape on board the Hasselt from Popo, Benin, amongst 220 slaves acquired in Benin - and des...

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Nicolaas Marcus (c.1683 - d.)

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Jan Luy, SV/PROG (deceased)

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Johanna (Jannetje) van Wijk (c.1675 - d.)

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Rebecca van Graan, b1 SM MP (1683 - 1766)

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Adriaan NN (deceased)

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Cornelis NN, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Amerentia van de Kaap (c.1708 - d.)

Note: The baptism entry below means that her mother was a slave belonging to Gerrit Jansz, and not that he was her father. - JS Baptism NGK Cape Town [1708] 13. do. [Meij] Een slaeven-kind van Ge...

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Darius van Bengale, SV/PROG (c.1677 - d.)

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Ventura van Ceylon, SV/PROG MP (c.1656 - d.)

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Margaritha Jans van de Caep, b7 SM MP (c.1665 - d.)

The First Fifty Years Project

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Jan van de Caep (c.1672 - d.)

NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): Anno 1672 Den 19 October een soontje van Anthoni de Later van Japan en Lyesbeth van Bang' wiert genaamt Jan, tot getuyge stont Anthon...

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Anthonij de Later van Japan, SV/PROG MP (c.1640 - d.)

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Jacob Hendrixe van Hagen (c.1661 - d.)

Speculative based on Mansell Upham 'What can't be cured, must be endured … Cape of Good Hope - first marriages & baptisms (1652-1665)', January 2012, b4[?] Jacob Hendrixe: [van] Hagen(s) / H...

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Pieter Visser, b11 (1697 - d.)

Pieter Visser (First Fifty Years Project) --------------------Pieter VISSER ~ 24 Apr 1697 (G1, 8/1 p. 5)

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Maria Visser, b12 (1699 - d.)

Maria Visser (First Fifty Years Project) --------------------Maria VISSER ~ 28 Jun 1699 Stellenbosch, X Frederik BRAND *C1695 Stellenbosch

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Maria Louisz, SM MP (1686 - c.1710)

Birth Date 1692 Death Date 1710 First Name Maria Louisa Last Name van der K Gender Female Birth Location Cape Colony, South Africa Death Location Kaapkolonie,Suid-Afrika ---------------...

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Maria de la Queillerie, SM/PROG MP (1629 - 1664)

QUEILLERIE, Maria de la , ook bekend als Maria Quelleverius (geb. Rotterdam 28-10-1629 – gest. Malakka 2-11-1664), de vrouw van Jan van Riebeeck, commandeur van de Kaapkolonie. Dochter van Abrah...

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Johan Anthoniszoon van Riebeeck, SV/PROG MP (1619 - 1677)

Resolutions of the Cape of Good Hope - With aknowledgement to Dr Helena Liebenberg(Author) Zaterdach den 30en December 1651 (Sat. 30/112/1651) De wint westelijck, vrij hard aencoelende. Bevinden 't s...

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Dirk van Guinea, SV/PROG MP (c.1628 - d.)

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Anna van Guinea, SM/PROG MP (c.1647 - d.)

Anna van Guinea was born circa 1647 in Guinea. Circa 1670 Anna van Guinea and Evert van Guinea were in a de facto relationship de Caep de Goede Hoop. On 6 May 1658,Anna van Guinea and Koddo van Gui...

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Evert van Guinea, SV/PROG (c.1639 - d.)

Evert van Guinea was born circa 1640 in Guinea. Circa 1670 Evert van Guinea and Anna van Guinea were in a de facto relationship de Caep de Goede Hoop. On 6 May 1658,Evert van Guinea and Anna van Gu...

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Maria Everts, b1 SM MP (c.1663 - c.1713)

Maria Everts, b. circa 1663 Father Evert van Guinea b. c 1640 Mother Anna van Guinea b. c 1647 Maria Everts was born circa 1663 in Cabo de Boa Esperança. [Portuguese for Cape of Good Hope ...

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Rebekka van Bengal, SM/PROG (deceased)

Slave girl brought from Bengal to South Africa. Divon Lan 20/2/2013: Rebekka is my direct maternal ancestor (8th ggm through an all-female line), and my maternal haplogroup is R30a, which is exclusiv...

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Spatie van de Caab, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

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Rebekka van Malagasy (c.1780 - d.)

Slave woman from Madagascar In 1807 a year after marrying her daughter Sara, Johannes van der Kemp buys and frees Rebekka and Sara's 4 siblings for the considerable amount of 3250 rix dollars or 750 ...

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Philida van der Kaap (c.1807 - d.)

Philida’s story - exhibited at the Museum de Caab at Solms Delta farm in Franschhoek Source : Cape Slave Heritage Blog The old farm Zanvliet in Franschhoek is now called Solms-Delta. Its bee...

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Sara van Macasser, SM/PROG MP (c.1667 - c.1710)

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Cornelia Arabus, SM/PROG MP (c.1647 - d.)

See 'Armosyn Revisited' and 'Made or Marred by Time ... the Other Armozijn & two enslaved Arabian ‘princesses' at the Cape of Good Hope (1656)' by Mansell Upham on She had the following childr...

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Lijsbeth Arabus, SM/PROG MP (c.1645 - d.)

Born circa 1645 in Madagascar Baptized before August 1665 Cape Town Lijsbeth Arabus and Cornelia Arabus were gifted by Admiral PN de la Roche St. Andre, to Maria de la Queillerie on 29 March 16...

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Lysbeth van Bengale, SM/PROG MP (c.1643 - d.)

See First Fifty Years Project for full Citations and references. Lysbeth van Bengale was born about 1643 in Bengal, and baptised on 29 October 1673. NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, K...

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Johanna Rosina van de Caap, SM (c.1772 - c.1814)

Johanna Rosina was born c.1772. - Her eldest daughter is known as Amerentia Helena VAN WIJNGAARDT, and was born c.1789. - By 1792 she must have had a relationship with Hendrik Christian UNGERER , p...

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Johanna Wilhelmina van de Kaap, SM/PROG (c.1776 - d.)

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Catharina van de Kaap (deceased)

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Martha Manuelsz (c.1671 - d.)

See The First Fifty Years Project

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Manuel van Angola, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

Manuel van Angola b. circa 1645 The First Fifty Years Project On 28 March 1658, Manuel van Angola and Elisabeth van Angola arrived at Cape from Angola on board the Amersfoort. They were among 5...

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Catharina Opklim, SM MP (c.1663 - c.1714)

Conflicting information! 1) Vermeulen at Stamouers Catharina VAN BENGALE some have referred to her as OPKLIM she was born in 1651. She was a slave from Bengale, India. She got married 7 November ...

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Catharina van Bengale, SM/PROG MP (1651 - d.)

The First Fifty Years Project - Extract "Amongst the Huguenot families there also were people of colour. The first owners of the farm Rust en Vrede were the French family Jacques and Marie-Madele...

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Adriaantje Gabrielsz, SM MP (1667 - d.)

The First Fifty Years Project Slave-Stammoeder --------- See

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Maria Groothenning, b2 SM MP (c.1703 - c.1732)

Maria Groothenning See First Fifty Years Project and see Margaret Cairns, 'GERINGER AND BOK - A GENEALOGICAL JIG-SAW', attached. -------------------- Inventaris van alle soodanige goederen als ...

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Catharina Bock b3 MP (1705 - d.)

Birth Date 1705 Death Date 1740 First Name Catharina Last Name Gaucher Maiden Name Bock Gender Female Catharina Bok The First Fifty Years Project Born before 27 December 1705 Father...

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Anna Groothenning van Bengale, SM/PROG MP (1672 - c.1719)

There is conflicting information regarding the father of all Anna's children. Some source say that Geringer fathered one of her children, others that the father of the two early children was Darius van...

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Anna van Bengal, PROG (deceased)

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Annike van Bengale (c.1640 - d.)

See The First Fifty Years Project for full Citations and references. On 30 January 1662 the Angelier and Oijevaer departed from Batavia for the Cape where they docked on 2 April 1662. Among the pasen...

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Jacobus (Jacob) Visser, b10 (c.1695 - 1696)

Jacob (Jacobus) VISSER *12 Jan 1695, ~ 24 Mar 1696

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Susanna Visser, b1c7 SM (c.1700 - c.1779)

PROG 1b1c7 Susanna Visser x Hans Hendrik Hattingh; xx 10.2.1732 Wilhelm Rubeek, v. Wezel Maria van Negapatnam ..... Visser/Hattingh connection Maria must have been a slave from the South East coast...

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Anthonie Visser, b8 (1692 - c.1750)

b8 Antonie VISSER * 20 Apr 1692 ~ 24 Mar 1696 X 28 Aug 1720, Anna Maria BRONS ~ 26 Apr 1702, d/v Jan Albert BRONS en Maria COOPMANS Anna was die wed. van Jan van der WESTHUIZEN, + C1718, wat die plaa...

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Lea van Mallebaer (c.1693 - d.)

NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): 1693 Den 2 Augusti een kindt gedoopt waer van vader is Arendt van Mallebaer, de moeder Helena van Macassar, tot getuijgen stonden Job v...

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Emmerentia van Mallebaer (1695 - d.)

NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): ao 1695 dito (31 Julii) een kind van Arent van Malabar en Helena van Macasser gent Emmerentia getuijgen Susanna van Malabaar alle lijfe...

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