Goukou of the Khoe1

M, #19139, b. circa 1640

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Last Edited09/06/2019
Birth*Goukou of the Khoe was born circa 1640 in de Caep de Goede Hoop, in 1697 he was described as ouden. I am not aware of any studies on the longevity of the Khoe and San in this period, but I suspect 60 years may have been quite old. Please help if you are able to correct me on this.1


  1. [S788] Webpage Tanap (http://databases.tanap.net/) "Reference code: C. 596, pp. 123-125.
    Maandag den 6en Maij 1697.
    ... mitsgaders den ouden Hottentotsen Heer, Goukou genaamt, ..."

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