Claas Holm

M, #8784, b. circa 1680

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Last Edited02/04/2016
Birth*Claas Holm was born circa 1680 in Cappelmaren, Nederland.1
Marriage*He married Jannetie Putter, daughter of Dietrich Putter and Zacharia Jansz Visser, circa 1699 de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,3


Jannetie Putter b. 18 Nov 1685
Baptisms - WitnessClaas Holm and Jannetie Putter witnessed the baptism of Anna Margaretha Niemann on 8 November 1699 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.4,5
Slave TransactionsOn 23 January 1699 Diana van Trancquebare was sold by Andreas Frorop to Claas Holm, for Rds. 50.6
Before 10 March 1709 Diana van Trancquebare was sold by Claas Holm to Hermen Buys, this transaction is assumed — corrections welcome.


  1. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( ""
  2. [S325] Lorna Newcomb and Ockert Malan, compilers, Annale van Nederduits Gereformeerde Moedergemeente Stellenbosch No 1.., CD-ROM (Stellenbosch) Die Genootskap vir die Kerkversameling, 2004 0-9584832-1-3), Baptism Register, Lorna:
    ?Jannetje =18.11.1685 d/v Dietrich Putter en Zacharia Visser. 18.12.1701 doop Claas Holm en Jannetje Putters hulle seun Johannes in die Kaap.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S788] Webpage Tanap ( "Reference no.: MOOC8/4.37. Testator(s): Zacharia Jansz: Visser. 13 April 1722: … Jannetje Putter getrouwt met den absenten Claas Holm …."
  4. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[8 Novb 1699] van Jan Niemant en Anna Margareta Pùtters onder getuige van Claas Holm en Jannetie Putters gent. Anna Margareta.…; last accessed 18 June 2012."
  5. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p. 648. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R.
  6. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 186. 23.1.1699: Diana from Trancquebare (12), sold by Andreas Frorop to Claes Holm for Rds. 50.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.

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