Isaq van Latum1

M, #14131, b. circa 1650

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Last Edited19/03/2015
Birth*Isaq van Latum was born circa 1650.1,2
Baptisms - WitnessIsaq van Latum and Anna Elizabeth Michelsz witnessed the baptism of Maria Strydom on 12 August 1696 Nederduitser Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
He potentially witnessed the baptism of Martha Meijburgh on 17 July 1707 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), this witness has not been positively identified.4
Slave TransactionsOn 29 November 1690 Sara van Madagascar was sold by Isaq van Latum to Hendrick Bouman, for Rds. 60.5


  1. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.157.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  3. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[12?] Aug: 1696. Gedoopt een kint van Joost Strydom en Maria Ras onder getuygen van Isaack van Latom [Latum] Elisabet Michelsz: genaamt- Maria"
  4. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): [Den 17 Julii 1707] Jan Lammerze Meijburgh en Sofia Saink onder getuijgen
    van Isack van Laton, en Elsie Mornier - Martha, (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  5. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p.157. 29.11.1690, pp. 54-55: Sara from Madagascar (25/26), sold by lsaq van Latum to Hendrik Bouman for Rds. 60.

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