Abraham Hottentot1,2

M, #18923, b. circa 1759
Father*Jan Hottentot van Amsterdam2 b. c 1739

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Last Edited01/05/2019
Birth*Abraham Hottentot was born circa 1759 in de Kaap de Goede Hoop, the date is estimated.2


  1. Since I have as yet found no other reference to this individual, I have used his name as recorded contemporaneously.
  2. [S917] Mansell G. Upham, "Personalia of the Indigenes of the Cape of Good Hope" (Unpublished manuscript, Tokyo, 2012), Jan Hottentot v. Amsterdam en denselfs zoon Abraham Hottentot
    Uitgaande Brieven Jan-Dec. 1779 in Argiefstukke 1779, p. 320. Hereinafter cited as "Personalia of the Indigenes."

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