Carabinga of the Goringhaiqua1

M, #19090, b. circa 1635

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Last Edited17/06/2019
Birth*Carabinga of the Goringhaiqua was born circa 1635 in de Caep de Goede Hoop, the date is estimated. He was described as one of the 'chief men among the Caepmans' in 1660.2
NameImposedPlatneus of the Goringhaiqua is the name imposed on this individual by the settlers and is found recorded on between 4 August 1659 and 5 August 1659.3 


  1. [S844] Precis of the archives of the Cape of Good Hope, JVR Journal III, 1659-1662, H.C.V. Leibrandt; (Cape Town, South Africa: W. A. Richards & Sons, Government Printers, Castle Street, 1897), pp.110, 253. Hereinafter cited as Precis of the archives, JVR Journal III 1659-1662.
  2. [S844] Precis of the archives, JVR Journal III 1659-1662, pp.207, 211 & 286,.
  3. [S844] Precis of the archives, JVR Journal III 1659-1662, p.62.

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