Cornelia van de Caep

F, #8127, b. 27 March 1672
Mother-Putative*Dorothe van Angola b. c 1655; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother1

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
Last Edited22/07/2017
Slave Birth - Company OwnedCornelia van de Caep was born in bondage before 27 March 1672 and was owned by the VOC (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie) de Caep de Goede Hoop Cornelia van de Caep.1
Marriage De facto* After 26 July 1703 Cornelia van de Caep and Michael Düring were in a de facto relationship de Caep de Goede Hoop.2  
Marriage De facto Circa 1709 Cornelia van de Caep and Pieter Jacobsz: were in a de facto relationship de Caep de Goede Hoop.3  

Family 1

Children
  • Willemina Willemsz b. b 16 Jan 1689, d. b 10 Sep 1713; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother9
  • Petronella van de Caep b. b 16 Aug 1693; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother12
  • Johannes van de Caep b. b 31 Jul 1695; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother13
  • Catarina van de Caep b. b 11 Jan 1699; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother14
  • Dorothea van de Caep b. b 25 Sep 1701; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother15
  • Johannes van de Caep b. b 17 Apr 1707; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother16

Family 2

Abraham le Clercq b. b 11 Oct 1671
Child
  • Anna de Clercq+ b. b 26 Jul 1703; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother

Family 3

Michael Düring b. c 1670
Child

Family 4

Pieter Jacobsz: b. c 1685
Children
  • Jacobus Langeveld+ b. b 23 Feb 1710, d. 25 Oct 1807; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother3
  • Maria Petronella Langeveld+ b. b 7 May 1719, d. 4 Jan 1773; putative relationship offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. No other women identified thus far meet the chronological and other criteria to qualify as the mother, even though this birth would come right at the end of the mother's likely period of fertility; which could also explain the gap between the two last siblings3

Family 5

Claas Jan Groenendijk b. c 1685
Child
  • Arriantje Groenendijk b. b 9 Aug 1711; This candidate relationship is offered with a view toward further discovery in the record. Corrections gratefully received.17
Names in the record, in publications, etc.The name of Cornelia appeared as Keetje Pieters: in the cited publication(s.)
The name of Cornelia appeared as Cornelia Jacobs: in the cited publication(s.)
The name of Cornelia appeared as Cornelia Jacobs van der Kaap in the cited publication(s.)3
She may be the same person named as Keetje van de Caap in the baptism record of her presumed son. Keetje was a common diminutive of Cornelia.4,5
She may be the same person named as Cornelia van de Caep on 25 September 1701.6,4
26 July 1703, the name of Cornelia was written in the record as Cornelia Pieters.7
BaptismsCornelia van de Caep was baptized on 27 March 1672 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Alexander Carpius. At the baptism of this child, the father was described as de vader een onbekent christen.1,8
Slaves Owned by the CompanyOn 16 January 1689 Cornelia van de Caep was enslaved and owned by the VOC (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie) at the Cape.9
On 31 July 1695 Cornelia van de Caep was enslaved and owned by the VOC (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie) at the Cape.10
On 11 January 1699 Cornelia van de Caep and Catarina van de Caep were enslaved and owned by the VOC (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie) at the Cape.11

Citations

  1. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: Anno 1672
    den 27 Maart
    een Comp' slavinne kint zynde de vader een onbekent christen de moeder Dorethe, wiert genaamt Cornelia tot getuyge stont Alexander alz Carpius schoolmeester, transcribed by Richard Ball, Norfolk, England, (May 2006), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.).
  2. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946), p.80. DÜRING, MICHAEL (S). -Leipzig. Arr. 1702 as so.. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  3. [S34] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 4 J-K (Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council, 1992), p.120. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 4 J-K.
  4. [S665] Mansell Upham 'Johanna Kemp - An enquiry into the ancestry of the Cape-born Johanna Kemp (c. 1689-1778) - wife of Jacob Krüger (from Sadenbeck)', First Fifty Years, Uprooted Lives - Unfurling the Cape of Good Hope's Earliest Colonial Inhabitants (1652-1713), (This article is under review), March 2012. "... later known as Cornelia (Keetje) Pieters ..."
  5. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): [ao 1695] dito (31 Julii) vijf kinderen van s'Comp: slavinnen als
    een van Keetje van de Caap gent: Johannes [castijs ] [my thanks to Mansell Upham for correcting this entry].
    een van Katharina van de Caap gent: Marcus halfsl'
    een van Maria van de Caap gent: Angenietje halfsl'
    een van Margrita van Madagr. gent: Johanna heelsl'
    een van Flora van Madagr. gent: Julius heelsl', 1665-1695, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/
  6. [S502] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org) "25 Sept 1701 ...Een kint van Cornelia Pietersz Dorothea Cast:
    https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11116-195161-7 - last accessed 1 April 2012."
  7. [S502] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org) "1703
    26 Julij
    Een Kind van Cornelia Pieters genaamt Anna ...
    https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/… - last accessed 1 April 2012."
  8. [S665] Mansell Upham 'Johanna Kemp', Uprooted Lives - Unfurling the Cape of Good Hope's Earliest Colonial Inhabitants (1652-1713), "den 27 maart [1672] een Comp:[agnie] slavinne kint zynde de vader een onbekent christen [inserted de moeder Dorethe] wiert genaamt Cornelia tot getuyge stont Alexander als Carpius schoolmeester."
  9. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): Ao 1689
    Den 16 Januarij zijn de volgende kind[ren van
    slavelogie de E.Comp. posten gedoopt ten overstaan v[an]
    Sr. De Man en Dominicus de Chavonnes zijn genaemt
    Anna en Catarina tweelingen. halfslagen d. m:[oeder] Eva
    Wilmmijna Casties [inserted: de moeder Cornelia], Johanna halfslag d.[e] m.[oeder] Soua
    Elisabeth. halfslag de moeder van Madagascar
    Helena halfslag de moeder Samassingrap[ ]
    Jongens Johannes de moeder Zommissrang
    Cornelis halfslag van de Revoetsz Theang van de Klap[muts]
    David halfslag de moeder Cicilia ende Klapm[uts]
    Cornelis de moeder Refotze Theang, 1665-1695, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/
  10. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): ao 1695
    dito (31 Julii) vijf kinderen van s'Comp: slavinnen als
    een van Kersje van de Caap gent: Johannes [castijs ]
    een van Katharina van de Caap gent: Marcus halfsl'
    een van Maria van de Caap gent: Angenietje halfsl'
    een van Margrita van Madagr. gent: Johanna heelsl'
    een van Flora van Madagr. gent: Julius heelsl', 1665-1695, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/
  11. [S502] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org).
  12. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): 1693
    Den 16 Dito (Augustii) sijn versceiden slavinne kinderen gedoopt
    van de Ed[el]e. Comp[agni]e., ten overstaen van de E.
    Andrijs de Man, ende den Capt. Willem Padt
    getuijgen van Comp[agnie]s. weegen.
    Een kint van Catrina van de Caep gent Joannes Fredrik castijs.
    een kint van Cornelia van de Caep gent Petronella castijs.
    Een kindt van Anna van de Caep gent Sannatie castijs
    een kint van Cristijn van de Caep gent Anna halfslagh.
    Een kint van Wilbe Tombo van Madegasker gent Barent heelslagh.
    Een kint van Faisoe van Madegasker, gent Marsimba heelslagh.
    Een kint van [Metrhe] van Madegasker gent Andrina halfslagh.
    Een kint van Sicilia van Madegasker gent Cornelia halfslagh.
    Een kint van Angie van madegasker gent Sophia halfslagh.
    Een kint van Sara van Madagasker gent Cornelis halfslagh, 1665-1695, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/
  13. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): ao 1695
    dito (31 Julii) vijf kinderen van s'Comp: slavinnen als
    een van Keetje van de Caap gent: Johannes [castijs ] [my thanks to Mansell Upham for correcting this entry].
    een van Katharina van de Caap gent: Marcus halfsl'
    een van Maria van de Caap gent: Angenietje halfsl'
    een van Margrita van Madagr. gent: Johanna heelsl'
    een van Flora van Madagr. gent: Julius heelsl', 1665-1695, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/
  14. [S502] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org) "11 Jan: 1699 ...Een kint van Cornelia vande Caep - Catharina Cast:
    https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/… - last accessed 1 April 2012."
  15. [S502] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org) "25 Sept 1701 ...Een kint van Cornelia [____] Dorothea Cast:
    https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11116-195161-7 - last accessed 1 April 2012."
  16. [S502] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org) "17 April 1707 Van Cornelia Johannes Casts:
    https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/… - last accessed 1 April 2012."
  17. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town), (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/sarecords/, http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
 

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