Johanna van de Caep van Jannetie1

F, #18793, b. 17 February 1700
Mother-Candidate*Johanna Matthijs b. c 1683; Candidate relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record1

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Last Edited04/08/2017
RacialDesignation* On 17 February 1700 Johanna van de Caep van Jannetie was described as halfslag, a racial tag meaning her father was most probably white. For more on the racial and social typecasting of the period, visit this page: Nomenclature & identity tags peculiar to the Cape of Good Hope deriving from an individual’s legal status made for legally-entrenched hierarchic discrimination.1 
BaptismsJohanna van de Caep van Jannetie was baptized on 17 February 1700 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).2
Slave BirthsBefore 17 February 1700, Johanna van de Caep van Jannetie was born in bondage de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


  1. [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007). Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
  2. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[17 Februarij 1700] een kint
    van Dorothea gent. Anna Maria, [Castijs]
    van Jannetie gent. Johanna, [Halfslag]"

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