Quasso of the Khoe1

M, #19126, b. circa 1630

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Last Edited17/06/2019
Birth*Quasso of the Khoe was born circa 1630 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
NameImposedDiknavel is the name imposed on this individual by the settlers and is found recorded on 5 August 1659.1 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.Between 4 August 1659 and 5 August 1659, the name of Quasso was written in the record as Guasso of the Khoe.2


  1. [S406] H.B. Thom, editor, Journal of Jan van Riebeeck Vol III 1659-1662 translated by J. Smuts from the original Dutch, (Cape Town, Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1954), pp.61-62. Hereinafter cited as Journal of Jan van Riebeeck Vol III 1659-1662.
  2. [S406] H.B. Thom editor, Journal of Jan van Riebeeck Vol III 1659-1662, p.111.

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