Ambrosius van de Caep1

M, #8052, b. before 28 October 1696
Father*Caesar van Macassar1 b. c 1665
Mother*Susanna van Ceijlon1 b. c 1670

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Last Edited01/05/2017
BaptismAmbrosius van de Caep was baptized on 28 October 1696 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Christina van de Cust.2,1 
Slave BirthsBefore 28 October 1696, Ambrosius van de Caep was born in bondage and was owned by Simon vander Stel de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


  1. [S629] Personal communications between Mansell Upham and Delia Robertson, 2010-present. b4 Elias baptized slave infant Cape 20 February 1695
    20 Februar: een kind van Casar van Maccassar Susanna van Ceijlon, genaemt Elias lijfeijgenen van de Ed. Heer Gouverneur.
    b5 Ambrosius baptized slave infant (Slaven Kinderen des Vrijborgers of Comp:[agnies] Dienaeren) 28 October 1696 (father: Cesar van Madagasker) (mother: Susanna van Ceijlon) (witness: Christina van de Cust ).
  2. [S502] Website Family Search ( "28 Octob:r 1696. gedoopt het kint van Cæsar van Madagasker [sic - Macassar] en Susanna van Ceijlon onder getuijge van Christina vande Cust, genaemt - Ambrosius. alle lijfeigen van de ed: heer S: vander Stell"

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