Cornelia van de Caep van Nasanna

F, #9959, b. before 7 September 1692
Mother*Nantsana van Madagascar1 b. c 1665

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
Last Edited24/10/2019
Slave Birth - Company OwnedCornelia van de Caep van Nasanna was born in bondage before 7 September 1692 and was owned by the VOC (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie), de Caep de Goede Hoop Cornelia van de Caep van Nasanna.1
BaptismCornelia van de Caep van Nasanna was baptized on 7 September 1692 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Andrijs de Man and H. Capt Willem Padt.1 


(Daughter) CensusLodge171431 August 1714 Nantsana van Madagascar was enumerated on the census of the Slave Lodge, (Cape Town), as a company-owned slave. Also enumerated in this census were her daughter Cornelia van de Caep van Nasanna; and Cornelia’s children Lodewijk van de Caep van Cornelia, Christiaan van de Caep van Cornelia and Agatha van de Caep van Cornelia van Ansana. A male child was transcribed as Christijn by Shell in this record and for now I have assumed it to be a transcription error.2 


  1. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: 1692
    Denn selven Dito sijn verscheiden slavinne kinderen gedoopt van de
    Ed. Comps. the overstaen van de E: Andrijs de Man
    ende den E: Capt. Willem Padt getuijgen van
    Comps. weegens
    een kint van Ansiela van de Caep genaemt Jacobje kastijse
    een kint van Armosijn van de Caep genaemt Anna Lijsbet [halfsl ]
    een kint van Cicilia van Madagasker genaemt Joris halfslagh
    een kint van Nasanna van Madagasker, genaemt Cornelia halfslagh
    een kint van Nasanna van Madagasker genaemt Joannes halfslagh
    een kint van Maria Sainboc van de Caep genaemt Cla[ ] halfslagh
    een kint van Barie van Madagasker genaemt Sara halfslagh
    een kint van Meenttie van Madagasker genaemt Sm[ ], transcribed by Richard Ball, Norfolk, England, (May 2006), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.).
  2. [S430] Slave Lodge, Cape Town, census for 31 August 1714 compiled by Robert C-H Shell, Cape Town (16 July 2003) "276; Lodevijk; Cornelia van Nant Sara [sic]; … Male; Schoolchild …
    285; Christijn; Cornelia van Nant Sara [sic]; … Male; Schoolchild …
    348; Cornelis; Nant Sara [sic]; Female; … Adult; Meijden …
    411; Nantjana [sic] de Groot; Female; … Adult; Meijden …
    462; Agatha; Cornelia van Nant Sana; … Female; Infant…."
  3. [S502] Website Family Search (
  4. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[12 April 1711]
    van Cornelia van Caap, gent. Christiaan, [Halfslag]
    van Taboir van Batavia, gent. Valentijn, Heelslag
    van Wouw van Madagascar, gent. Lijsbeth, Heelslag ("
  5. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[23 Julij 1713] gedoopt een kind van Cornelia van Ansana, gen[aemt] Agatha, halfslag."

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