|NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695||NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695|
|Birth*||Catrina Backers was born circa 1665.1|
|Marriage*||She married Lourens Pieters circa 1689.1|
|Lourens Pieters b. c 1665|
|Slave Transactions||On 11 February 1696 Mary van Madagascar and Jannetje van Madagascar were sold by Jan Dircksen de Beer to Catrina Backers, for Rds. 90.2|
On 2 December 1697 Mary van Madagascar was sold by Catrina Backers to Dirk van Coningshoven, for Rds. 100.3
On 2 December 1697 Jannetje van Madagascar was sold by Catrina Backers to Christian Elers, for Rds. 30. In this transaction the toddler, said to be 4 years old, but in reality half that age, was separated from her mother, Mary van Madagascar.4
- [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: 1690
Den 23 Dito een kindt gedoopt daer van vader is Lourens Piet[ ]
de moeder Catrina Backers, als thetuijge was Douwe
Gerbrants Stein, ende Maria Loo[s]ghe. emde gemaemt
Gerbrant, 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.).
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p.184.108.40.2066, p. 32: Mary from Madagascar (20) and Jannetje (1), sold by Jan Dircx de Beer to Catrijna Backers for Rds. 90.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 181. 2.12.1697, p. 278: Mary from Madagascar (30), sold by the "vrijborgeresse" Catarina Backers to the sergeant Dirck van Coningshoven for Rds. 100.
- [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700, p. 181. 2.12.1697, p. 278 (verso): Jannetje from Madagascar (4), sold by Catarina Backers to Christiaen Elers for Rds. 30.