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Adriaantje Gabrielsz, SM MP (1667 - d.)

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

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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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Sara Jansz, SM MP (c.1671 - c.1713)

Lorna Newcomb and Ockert Malan, compilers, Annale van Nederduits Gereformeerde Moedergemeente Stellenbosch No 1.., CD-ROM (Stellenbosch) Die Genootskap vir die Kerkversameling, 2004 0-9584832-1-3), Bap...

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

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Flora Lammerts, b1 SM MP (c.1708 - d.)

She was manumitted by Cornelis de Vries van Leeuwarden on 26/8/1738: "Dingsdag den 26 Augustus 1738, voormiddags. ... Soo als meede op het gedaan versoek van den bottelier deeses Casteels, Cornelis...

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

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

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Rebecca van Maccasser, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

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Sara Janse van der Kemp, SM/PROG (1792 - 1861)

Sara was bought and manumitted and married to Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp in 1806 According to her death notice, she must have been born in January 1792 (.KA, MOOC 6!9!96, no.8953), In 1807 a y...

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Cecilia van Jaffanapatnam, SM/PROG (deceased)

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Moses van Palliacata MP (deceased)

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Damin 'Damoyi', SV/PROG MP (deceased)

Minna was possibly Mary Wilmot, the 7yr old survivor of the wreck of the East Indiaman, the Grosvenor in 1782. In 1907 William Bazley describes how, “after the women and children were abandoned ...

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Susanna Biebouw, SM MP (1687 - 1713)

See First Fifty Years Project Detief Bibault is named as a parent in the record of the baptism of Susanna Biebou on 23 February 1687 at Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede ...

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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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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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Evert van Guinea, SV/PROG MP (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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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 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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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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Magdalena Leij van de Caap, b1 SM MP (c.1697 - c.1744)

See First Fifty Years Project -------------- Inventaris van alle de goederen en contanten die naargelaten en met de dood sijn ontruijmt bij de vrijswartin, Armosijn Claasz: van de Caab ten voordeel...

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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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Agnita Campher, b2 SM MP (1690 - c.1740)

The reconstruction of her families are based on the inventory of the estate of Arij van Wijk (1731), the Estate Distribution Accounts of her son, Willem van Wijk Ariesz. who died without leaving childr...

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

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

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Lijsbeth Sanders, SM MP (c.1659 - c.1743)

Lijsbeth Sanders Reference - The First Fifty Years Project Relationships Lijsbeth Sanders and Louis van Bengale were in a defacto relationship circa 1678 a the Cape. There were 3 children from ...

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Anna de Koning, SM MP (c.1661 - 1734)

In 1655 koop Jan van Riebeeck die slavin Angela van Bengale(n) by Pieter Kemp. Toe Van Riebeeck se kleindogter, Johanna Maria, die Kaap in 1710 besoek, skryf sy in ’n brief van “Ansiela&#...

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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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Louisa van die Kaap, PROG (deceased)

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Sara Margaretha van die Kaap, PROG (deceased)

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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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Armosyn Claasz van de Caep, SM MP (c.1661 - c.1733)

Armosyn Claasz, Cape Born, appears never to be recorded halfslagh - see Mansell Upham in 'Armosyn Revisited'. See First Fifty Year Project at Armozyn/Armosyn Claasz van de Kaap It would seem that...

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Sara van Madagascar, SM/PROG MP (c.1667 - d.)

Children Joannes bapt. 3 Dec 1690 Jacobus bapt. 18 Mar 1691 Cornelis bapt. 16 Aug 1693 First 50 Years Project

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Dorothea van Bengale, SM/PROG MP (c.1772 - d.)

Dorothea of Bengale South African Slave Baptised as an adult in 1765. x wife of Oltman Ahlers, married 10 Dec 1780, Cape Town. She was his slave, whom he had emancipated in 1772. 7 children. ...

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Catharina Wagenmakers, SM MP (c.1658 - 1700)

See First Fifty Years Project --------------------Van De Kaap

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Willem Stolts, SV/PROG MP (c.1692 - 1750)

Willem Stolts was a slave for the first 32 years of his life. At the time of his death he was described as a vrij swart (free black). He was born into slavery in 1692 as Willem van de Caab and remained...

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Diana van Madagascar, SM/PROG MP (c.1687 - d.)

The First Fifty Years Project See this page for source references etc. Diana van Madagascar Born in 1664/65 at Madagascar. Baptism Diana van Madagascar was baptized on 17 June 1703 at Nederduitsch...

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Sophia Kluijsman van de Caap, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

Sophia Kluysman van de Kaap was an emancipated slave married Johan Jacob Greyvenstein/ Greifenstein on 30 July 1769 in Cape Town - born on the 20 March 1726 in Klein Ulmstadt. He died in Cape Town on 2...

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Maria van Negapatnam, SM/PROG (c.1669 - d.)

Coenraad het 'n paar kinders met die slavin Maria van Negapatnam ook bekend as Maria van Bengale gehad. Maria was gebore c1669, en sy word gedoop as 'n volwassene op 8 Julie 1721 te Stellenbosch toe ...

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Catharina van Paliacatta, SM/PROG MP (c.1631 - c.1683)

See detailed history here: First Fifty years Alternative birthplace from merge - Pulicat, Tamil Nadu, India She was taken to Batavia as a slave where she was raped by a friend called Claes van Mala...

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Anna Maria Been van Klapmuts, SM/PROG MP (c.1659 - c.1685)

South African Slave: born c. 1675 in Malabar, India. Mother of Domingo v.d.K b c. 1676/7 - father Antonij van Malabar. SAG. Vol. 15 page 260 claim that she was the mother of 3 of Johann Vosloo's ch...

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Catharina (Catrijn) van Malabar, SM/PROG MP (c.1637 - 1703)

Catharina van Malabar The First Fifty Years Project Cornelis Claasz b. c 1650, d. c 1688 Children Adriaantje Gabrielsz+11 b. b 13 Nov 1667 Claes Cornelisz van de Caep12 b. b 6 Feb 1673 Co...

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Anthonij Jansz van Bengale, SV/PROG MP (1638 - 1682)

Anthonij Jansz van Bengale Born c.1646 Bengal. Baptism 12 September 1670 Cape Town Marriage Catharina van Paliacatta on 20 December 1671 Cape of Good Hope. Died before 17 December 1682 ...

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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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Maria Claasen, SM MP (c.1678 - c.1713)

From www.stamouers.co.za and the informing article by N Upham 1678 . . .den selfden dito (27 October) Maria Cornelis Claessen en Catrina Mallebaar. NGK Kaapstad. GERRIT WILLEMS in sy 20tiger jare, ...

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Cecilia van Angola, SM/PROG MP (c.1650 - c.1686)

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Angela van Bengale, SM/PROG MP (c.1648 - 1720)

Angela/Ansela van Bengale Arrived at the Cape on board the Amerfoort by Pieter Kemp in 1656/7. She was born about 1648 in Bengal, India. She was bapt. on 29 April 1668 at Nederduitsch Gereformeer...

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Catrijn van Madagascar, SM/PROG MP (c.1685 - d.)

It is possible that Catrijn was owned by Johannes Lombard according to his inventory although there may well have been other Catrijn van Madagascar. She would have been over 70 years old which is perha...

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Apollonia van Badaga, SM/PROG MP (c.1680 - c.1715)

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Louis van Bengale, SV/PROG MP (c.1652 - c.1716)

Reference The First Fifty Years Project Louis van Bengale Born c.1653 Bengal Baptised 5 May 1675 at Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop, the record describes him a...

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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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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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Ansela van de Caap, b2 SM MP (c.1665 - 1735)

The paper Pai Timor by Mansell Upham changes much of what has been written in this summary, and needs to be consider the definitive version of this family. Please see this document for full citation et...

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Susanna van Mombasa, SM/PROG MP (c.1660 - d.)

Gerrit Gerrits of Gerritz v. Oldenburg. As soldaat vermeld in 1693, burger 1698, †1730. Hy het vyf onegte kinders gehad by Susanna, v. Bombassa. __ The First Fifty Years Project Susann...

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Maaij Claesje van Angola, SM/PROG (c.1645 - d.)

Claasje NN b. circa 1650 Birth* Claasje NN was born circa 1650.1 SlaveVOC* On 5 July 1671 was a slave owned by the VOC (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie) at the Cape.1 Family 1 Leendert J...

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