Catharina van de Caep1

F, #14973, b. before 6 February 1707, d. before 1719
Father*Adam van Batavia1 b. c 1684
Mother*Rosetta van Java1 b. c 1690, d. bt 11 Feb 1733 - 24 Apr 1733

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Last Edited17/06/2017
BaptismCatharina van de Caep was baptized on 6 February 1707 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Maria van Macassar.2 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.6 February 1707, the name of Catharina was written in the record as Catrina van de Caep.3
Slave BirthsBefore 6 February 1707, Catharina van de Caep was born in bondage and was owned by Willem Adriaan van der Stel de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,1


  1. [S744] Mansell Upham 'God's Slave & Afrikaner 'Hearts of Darkness' - Abdullah alias Adolf Jonker (c. 1709-1779)', First Fifty Years, Uprooted Lives - Unfurling the Cape of Good Hope's Earliest Colonial Inhabitants (1652-1713), (, May 2013. "b1 Amel [??? (Amal[ii])] aka Catharina (Catrina) Jonker heelslag born c. 1706; baptized Cape 6 February 1707 (father: Adam van Batavia) (witness: Maria van Macasser); manumitted 24 April 1733."
  2. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[6 Feb:r 1707] van Adam van Batavia en Rosetta van Cijlon onder getuyge van Maria van Maccasser, gen[aem]t. - Catrina. Lijfegen vand [Edele] Heer Willem vander Stel"
  3. [S502] Website Family Search (

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