Leonora van de Caep van Lijsbeth1
F, #18798, b. before 2 May 1700
|Mother*||Lijsbeth van de Caep1 b. c 1680|
|Birth*||Leonora van de Caep van Lijsbeth was born before 2 May 1700 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1|
|Baptism||Leonora van de Caep van Lijsbeth was baptized on 2 May 1700 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).1|
|RacialDesignation*||On 2 May 1700 Leonora van de Caep van Lijsbeth was described as heelslag, a racial tag meaning both parents were African or Asian. 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|
|Slaves Owned by the Company||On 2 May 1700 Lijsbeth van de Caep and Leonora van de Caep van Lijsbeth were enslaved and owned by the VOC (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie) at the Cape.1|
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