Susanna van de Caep van Christyn1

F, #18784, b. 5 July 1699, d. before 31 August 1714
Mother-Candidate*Christijn Pietersz van de Caep b. c 1670, d. 25 Dec 1719; This candidate relationship is offererd with a view toward further discovery in the record. Susanna fits the chronological profile to be a daughter of Christina.1

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Last Edited01/11/2021
Death*Susanna van de Caep van Christyn died before 31 August 1714, this is assumed because she does not appear in the 1714 census of the Slave Lodge, there is no record that she was manumitted, and she is not mentioned in letters written to her brother Arnoldus between 1728-1733.2,3
BaptismsSusanna van de Caep van Christyn was baptized on 5 July 1699 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).4
Slave BirthsBefore 5 July 1699, Susanna van de Caep van Christyn was born in bondage de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


  1. [S502] Website Family Search (
  2. [S430] Slave Lodge, Cape Town, census for 31 August 1714 compiled by Robert C-H Shell, Cape Town (16 July 2003).
  3. [S1001] Susan Newton-King, "Credit and debt in the lives of freed slaves at the Cape of Good Hope: The case of Arnoldus Koevoet, 1697-1735," in Bonded labour and debt in the Indian Ocean world, Gwyn Campbell and Alessando Stanziani, editors. (Abingdon-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom: Taylor & Francis, 2013). Hereinafter cited as "Arnoldus Koevoet, 1697-1735."
  4. [S502] Website Family Search ( "5 July 1699: een kint
    van Christyn vande Caap gent. Susanna, [Halfslag]
    van Callomeleme van Mad: gent. Albert, [Halfslag]
    van Callo van Madag: gent. Johannes [Heelslag]
    van Nissa van Madag: gent. Cornelis, [Heelslag]"

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