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  • Cheryl Walker, ed. Hostages in Republican Rome, Appendix 1B: Historical and Legendary Hostages, continued [246-259], http://chs.harvard.edu/publications.sec/online_print_books.ssp. Center for Hellenic Studies, Washington, DC. 1980, repub. 2005

Appendix 1B: Historical and Legendary Hostages, continued [246-259]

# At Time of Exaction Period of Detention Termination of Hostageship
  Sex Age Number Affiliation Selection Time Place Treatment  
1 F nubile X child of donor X X R Impregnated X
2 X πα?δες X X X X R Threatened Rescued
3 M τ?κνα X Aeneas' grandsons X X R Adopted X
4 F nubile X X X X R Married X
5 X πα?δες X X R X X X X
6 X X 50 ?ριστοι X X X X Restored
8 M military X X X X R X X
9 X mixed X parents, children, & wives X X X Threatened X
10 M military X X X X R X X
11 M & F nubile impubes 20 children of consuls X X R X Escaped
12 M ?νδρες, liberi 300 ?πιφαν?στατοι, principes X X R X Executed
13 X Mixed X parents, wives, children, other relatives X X X Threatened X
14 M mature 2 consuls X X X X Escaped
15 M X 1 donor D X X X X
17 F nubile X relatives X X X X  
18 M military 400 X X X X X X
20 M mature 1 ambassador D X X X Exchange
22 M ?νδρες 100 πλουσι?τατοι X X X X X
25 M πα?δες, ?νδρες 100 or 80 πρ?τοι X X O X Rescued
27 M military X X X X X X X
29 M πα?ς X son of king X X X X Executed
31 M pueri X X X X X X X
33 F nubile X "freeborn" D X X X Rescued
34 X X 100 X X X X X Returned
35 M infant X son of king X X O X X
36 M X X ?πιφαν?στατοι X X X X X
37 M πα?ς 1 son of donor D X X X X
38 M about 14 X brother of king X X X X X
39 M πα?δες 31 brother of king and ?πιφαν?στατοι X X R Educated X
40 M υ??ς 51 son of king and ?τα?ροι X X R Educated Escaped
41 X mixed X wife & children of donor & friends' children D X X X X
42 M mature X X X X X X X
43                  
44 X πα?δες X X X X X X Executed
45 M X X son of king X X R X X
46 X mixed X wives and children X X X X X
47 X mixed X wife and children of donor D X X X X
48 X πα?δες or πρεσβ?ται 50 or 100 ?πιφαν?στατοι R X X X X
49 M mature X ?ξιολογ?τατοι X X X X X
50 M mature 100   X X X X X
51 M, F X X X X X R Good X
52 X X 300 familiae illustres X X R X X
53                  
54 M military 600 equites X C O X Rescued
55 M X 1 nephew of donor R X R X X
59 M elderly 1 donor D X X X X
61 M X X brother of satrap X X X X Rescued
63 M ?ρα?ος 1 son of donor D X R Attempted seduction Rescued
64 X τ?κνα X children of donor R X X X X
65 M πα?δες or ?νδρες X ε?γενε?ς X X R X Exchanged
66 M mature 100 X X X X X X
67 X X 100 πολ?ται R X X X Returned by third party
68 F nubile 200 ?πιφαν?στατοι, ?νδοξ?τατοι, κ?λλισται X X X Sexual abuse Exchanged
69 M X 1 donor R X X X X
70 X πα?δες X ?πιφαν?στατοι X X X X X
71 X X 600 X X X O X Rescued
72 X X 400 X X X X X X
73 M mature X πρ?τοι φ?λων X X X X X
74 M about 34 1 son of captive D X X X X
75 M mature X amabassadors R X R X X
76 M mature X   X X X X X
77 M military υ??ς 1 son of donor X X X X X
78 M X X X X X R X Escaped
79 X X X ?πιφαν?στατοι X X R X X
80 X X 3000 X X X X X X
82 X X X X X X X X Returned by treaty terms
83 X mixed X wives & children X X R X X
84 M X X king X X X X X
85 X X 300 X X X X X X
86 M mature 20 πολ?ται X X X X X
87 M X X son of general X X R Poisoned X
88 M, F mixed 3 mother and sons of king R X R X Executed
89 X X 300 X X X X X Returned
90 M υ?ε?ς X sons of ambassadors R X X X X
92 M military 4000 X R X R X X
93 X X X X X X X X Exchange demanded
97 X πα?δες, pueri X X X X O X Return planned; return by third party
100 M military 300 nobilissimus R X R X Given Cumaean citizenship after release
102 X X X relatives in city X X X X X
103 M military X relatives in city X X X X X
104 X X X nobiles X X R Careless custody Executed for escape
105 M υ??ς 1 son of donor D X X X X
106 M, F mixed more than 300 wives and children of leaders X X O Sexual abuse Returned by third party
  X liberi 120 liberi senatorum X X R X X
109 M military 2   D X X X X
111 M πα?δες, 14-30 150 or 100 children of principes R B R Good X
112 M military X X X X X X X
114 M about 9 X son of king & friends of king X X R Good Returned
115 M mature X   X X X X X
117 M   additional son of king X X X X X
118 M X about 80 leaders of youth R X R Killed Executed
119 M   5 son of tyrant R X R X 4 Returned, 1 Died
120 M military 300 & 200 X X X X X X
122 M filius, υ??ς 18-40 or 45; 10 20 son of king R B R Good Exchanged; escaped
123 X 012 - 40 40 X R C R X X
124 X X 20 each X X X R Threatened X
125 X X X X X X X X Returned by third party
131 X X X X X X X X Returned by treaty terms
133 M military 40 nobilissimi equites X X R X X
135 X X 230 X X X X X X
136 X X X X X X O X X
137 M mature 2   X X X X Released
140 X τ?κνα X children of anti-Roman members X X X X X
142 M military X equites X X O X X
144 M υ?ε?ς X sons of ambassadors R X X X X
145 X X X X X X O X X
148 M filius, υ??ς X son of king X X R X Returned by third party
149 X πα?δες X πα?δες πρ?των X X D X Returned
150 X X X X X C R X Returned despite treaty violation
151 X X X X X B? X X X
153 M military 100 ?ππε?ς X X X X Imprisoned after truce violated
154 X X X X X X X X Returned when negotiations failed by request
157 M ?νδρες 50 X X X X X X
158 M ν?οι πα?δες 300 sons of leaders X A,C R Good Death; retained after treaty violation
159 M, F X X relatives X X X Torture Death by torture
160 X X X X X X R X X
161 X X 300 each X X X X X X
162 X πα?δες Z sons of captive X X X X X
167 M X X brother of High Priest X X X X X
168 M X X X X X R X Released for territorial concessions
170 X X 300 X X X X X X
171 M military X X X X X X X
172 M μειρ?κιον X X X X X X X
173 M υ??ς X son of king X X R X Retained after treaty violation
174 M βρ?φη 2 son of donor X X X X X
175 X πα?δες X ?ριστοι παιδ?ν X X R X X
178 X X X Sullan X X X X Released without request after truce violation
180 M πα?δες X ε?γεν?στατοι X X R Good Some killed, some enslaved, some kept after tribes defect
181 X X 100 X X X X X X
184 X X 300 ?πιφαν?στατοι X X X X X
186 X liberi πα?δες X children of king R X R In triumph X
187 M, F X X X X X X In triumph X
188 M, F τ?κνα 3 children of Popey R X X X X
189 M   X   X X X Threatened Returned by third party
194 X   X   X X X X X
195 M   X sons of king & primi X X X X X
196 X X 600 X X x X X X
199 X liberi X X X x x X X
200 X X X X X X X X Attempted exchange fails
206 X X doubled X X X R X X
208 M   200 son & relatives of ruler R X X X X
209 M mature X   R X X X X
210 X X 40 X X X X X X
212 M   X son and nephew of leader X X X X Returned by third party
213 X X X X X X D X X
216 X X 100 X X X O X X
222 X X 600 X X X X X X
224 X X X X X A O X Threatened by third party
231 M mature X   R X X X X
232 M   1 son of donor X X X X X
235 X liberi X children of leaders X X X X X
237 M liberi filius υ??ς, πα?ς> 2 sons of consul & magister equitum X X X X Released
238 M X 1 freedman of donor? X X X X X
239 F X X relatives X X X X X
240 X πα?ς X son of leader X X X X Attempted rescue
241 X X 2 ο?κ ?πιφανε?ς X X X X X
242 M mature 1 promagistrate R X X X X
244 X X 50 X R X X X X
245 X πα?δες 100 πα?δες πρωτευ?ντων X X X X X
246 X πα?δες 700 X X X X X X
249 X πα?δες X children of kings and dynasts X X R X Returned or retained by third party
250 M filius>; υ??ς 1 son of king X X R X Returned
253 M πα?δες, υ??ς 8 sons & grandsons of king D X R Good Returned upon request; retained
255 M, F X X X X B X X X
256 X X X X X X X Flogged X

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