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David Johannes WelgemoedAge: 78 years17931871

Name
David Johannes Welgemoed
Given names
David Johannes
Surname
Welgemoed
Birth calculated February 1793 33 20

Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4
Text:

* 19.1.1803

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Citation details: Death Notice: David Johannes WELGEMOED (1871) (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-CVQZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S83%3A1598082379 : 12 September 2017), 007844945 > image 219 of 2137; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa.
Note: Birth date as given by Welgemoed-naamlys is in dispute with age at death calculation.
Occupation
boer

Address: Palingkloof, Dist. Cradock
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4
Occupation
veldkornet

Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4
War from 1789 to 1799

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 23 months)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of the Dutch East India Company and established an independent government at Graaff Reinet. 18 June - Swellendam follows Graaff Reinet and declares a republic under Hermanus Steyn. The Netherlands is invaded by the French under the leadership of Napoléon Bonaparte. A republic is declared by Dutch revolutionaires and the Prince of Orange flees to England. 16 September – British forces under General Sir James Henry Craig seizes the Cape Colony for the Stadtholder Prince William V of Orange. The republics of Graaff Reinet and Swellendam reject the British and the British army is sent in.The start of free trade was announced
Marriage of parentsJohann Godfried WelgemoedMagdalena Catharina Elizabeth KeyserView this family
May 15, 1796 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: a1
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Citation details: Death notice: Johann Godfried WELGEMOED (1841), MOOC 6/9/23 #4811, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQ2F-K?mode=g&i=788&cat=331262 image 789/2223 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Magdalena Catharina Elizabeth KEYSER (1863), MOOC 6/9/105 #776, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-X9PV-Q?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZ5%3A1598082374 : 12 September 2017), 007844941 > image 2109 of 2198; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 16 Oct 2020
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Marriage: Johan Godlieb WELGEMOED and Magdalena Catharina Elisabeth KEYSER (1796), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSFQ-SR5P?i=662&cat=993508 : accessed 15 Jan 2020
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 4 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Birth of a brotherHendrik Paul Welgemoed
October 22, 1808 (Age 15 years)

Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DRV2-RW?cc=1478678&wc=M6GW-T38%3A49605401%2C49605402%2C50282101%2C50291701 : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Stellenbosch > Baptisms 1788-1815 > image 149 of 241; State Archives, Cape Province : accessed 23 Sep 2018
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 10 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Napoleonic Wars
Baptism of a brotherHendrik Paul Welgemoed
November 11, 1808 (Age 15 years)
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Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DRV2-RW?cc=1478678&wc=M6GW-T38%3A49605401%2C49605402%2C50282101%2C50291701 : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Stellenbosch > Baptisms 1788-1815 > image 149 of 241; State Archives, Cape Province : accessed 23 Sep 2018
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 15 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 18 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 25 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 26 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: 17 March - The first British settlers arrived in Table Bay, Cape Town on the Nautilus and the Chapman. 1 May - The Albury reaches Cape Town bringing settlers to Albany, South Africa. They arrive in Algoa Bay on 15 May. 2 May - La Belle Alliance reached Cape Town. She brought British settlers to Algoa Bay. 4000 British settlers started arriving in Algoa Bay (Port Elizabeth), they settled in Grahamstown and along the frontier
MarriageMaria Elizabeth KrugelView this family
about 1824 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4, but does not mention the place
Economic Event 1825 (Age 31 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Birth of a son
#1
Andries Jacobus Welgemoed
May 13, 1830 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2
Citation details: Gravestone: A J WELGEMOED (1830-1911), https://graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3433000 : accessed 8 Jan 2020
Historical Event 1835 (Age 41 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed
February 1838 (Age 45 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c6
Birth of a son
#3
Hendrik Paul Welgemoed
August 4, 1840 (Age 47 years)

Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7
Text:

c. 1840

Death of a fatherJohann Godfried Welgemoed
February 14, 1841 (Age 48 years) Age: 81 years 3 months
Address: Welgevonden, Winterhoek, Dist. Uitenhage
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: a1
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Johann Godfried WELGEMOED (1841), MOOC 6/9/23 #4811, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQ2F-K?mode=g&i=788&cat=331262 image 789/2223 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Town founded 1844 (Age 50 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Marriage of a childAndries Jacobus WelgemoedCicilia Gerbregta Catharina LombardView this family
before 1850 (Age 56 years)

Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2
Marriage of a childAndries Jacobus WelgemoedMagdalena Wilhelmina BoschView this family
May 14, 1854 (Age 61 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2
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Citation details: Death notice: Magdalena Wilhelmina BOSCH (1855) , MOOC 6/9/72 #3534/1855, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CS39-8?i=1550&cat=331262 image 1551/2120 : accessed 23 Feb 2017
Text:

was married to Andries Jacobus Welgemoed

Citation details: Marriage: Andrias Jacobus WELGEMOED and Magdalena Willemina BOSCH (1854), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-G9JP-J?cat=994807 : accessed 11 Apr 2020
Birth of a grandson
#1
David Johannes Welgemoed
before December 15, 1855 (Age 62 years)
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration David Johannes WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22061-14251-50?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1925 > Stockenstrom > image 111 of 240; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: July 1, 1925
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d1
Text:

c. 1855

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Citation details: Death notice: Magdalena Wilhelmina BOSCH (1855) , MOOC 6/9/72 #3534/1855, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CS39-8?i=1550&cat=331262 image 1551/2120 : accessed 23 Feb 2017
Note: His mother dies on 15.1.1855 and his name is not yet given on her death notice (he was not baptised yet).
Marriage of a childAndries Jacobus WelgemoedAnna Ramertha BesterView this family
January 18, 1857 (Age 63 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2
Citation details: Marriage: Andrias Jacobus WELGEMOED and Anna Remerta BESTER (1857), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-G9JL-8?i=530&cat=994807 : accessed 11 Apr 2020
Marriage of a childBarend Stephanus van der MerweElizabeth Margaretha WelgemoedView this family
March 1, 1857 (Age 64 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c6
Text:

03 JAN 1857

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: van der Merwe, p581, b2c14d2e3f7g2.
Citation details: Marriage: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE and Elisabetha Margaritha WELGEMOED (1857), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-G9JV-N?i=534&cat=994807 : accessed 9 Aug 2019
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe
January 6, 1858 (Age 64 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d1
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Maria Elizabeth VAN DER MERWE (1880), MOOC 6/9/176 #832, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-GSHS-K?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S89%3A1598082384 : 28 September 2018), 007844950 > image 2000 of 2130; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Birth of a grandson
#3
Barend Jacobus Welgemoed
February 20, 1858 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d2
Birth of a grandson
#4
Andries Jacobus Welgemoed
April 23, 1859 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d3
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 63 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Johanna Jacoba Welgemoed
September 7, 1861 (Age 68 years)

Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d4
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Jacoba Welgemoed
December 22, 1861 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d4
Marriage of a childHendrik Paul WelgemoedJohanna Hendrina Elizabeth GrobbelaarView this family
September 7, 1862 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7, no place
Text:

c. 1862

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Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBBELAAR (1899), MOOC 6/9/387 #1155, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8S9P-4?mode=g image 670/2166 : accessed 4 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Marriage: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED and Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBLER (1862), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-G9J8-V?i=657&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Birth of a grandson
#6
David Johannes Welgemoed
June 23, 1863 (Age 70 years)

Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: Welgemoed p1111, b3c6d1.
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d1
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBBELAAR (1899), MOOC 6/9/387 #1155, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8S9P-4?mode=g image 670/2166 : accessed 4 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Maria Elizabeth Welgemoed
September 24, 1863 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d5
Death of a motherMagdalena Catharina Elizabeth Keyser
October 26, 1863 (Age 70 years) Age: 90 years 9 months 13 days
Address: Palingkloof, Dist. Cradock
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: a1
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Magdalena Catharina Elizabeth KEYSER (1863), MOOC 6/9/105 #776, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-X9PV-Q?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZ5%3A1598082374 : 12 September 2017), 007844941 > image 2109 of 2198; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 16 Oct 2020
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Judeth Magdalena Maria Welgemoed
April 27, 1865 (Age 72 years)

Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d2
Citation details: Baptism: Judeth Magdalena Maria WELGEMOED (1865), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZK-3?i=442&cat=994807 : accessed 30 June 2019
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 68 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Note: American Civil War: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 58 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.
Historical Event from 1854 to 1902 (Age 60 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Elizabeth Welgemoed
December 20, 1863 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d5
Economic Event 1865 (Age 71 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Economic depression
Baptism of a granddaughterJudeth Magdalena Maria Welgemoed
May 21, 1865 (Age 72 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d2
Citation details: Baptism: Judeth Magdalena Maria WELGEMOED (1865), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZK-3?i=442&cat=994807 : accessed 30 June 2019
Birth of a grandson
#9
Barend Stephanus van der Merwe
March 15, 1866 (Age 73 years)

Citation details: Baptism: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1866), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZK-V?i=458&cat=994807 : accessed 25 June 2019
Birth of a grandson
#10
Gert Jacobus Johannes Welgemoed
April 17, 1866 (Age 73 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d6
Baptism of a grandsonGert Jacobus Johannes Welgemoed
May 20, 1866 (Age 73 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d6
Baptism of a grandsonBarend Stephanus van der Merwe
May 20, 1866 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1866), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZK-V?i=458&cat=994807 : accessed 25 June 2019
Birth of a grandson
#11
Willem Izak Welgemoed
May 18, 1867 (Age 74 years)

Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: Welgemoed p1111, b3c6d2.
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d3
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBBELAAR (1899), MOOC 6/9/387 #1155, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8S9P-4?mode=g image 670/2166 : accessed 4 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Baptism: Willem Isaak WELGEMOED (1867), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZJ-T?cat=994807 : accessed 15 Jan 2020
Economic Event 1867 (Age 73 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution
Baptism of a grandsonWillem Izak Welgemoed
June 2, 1867 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Willem Isaak WELGEMOED (1867), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZJ-T?cat=994807 : accessed 15 Jan 2020
Birth of a grandson
#12
Hendrik Paul Welgemoed
October 10, 1868 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1868), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZF-Q?i=501&cat=994807 : accessed 17 Dec 2019
Baptism of a grandsonHendrik Paul Welgemoed
October 16, 1868 (Age 75 years)

Citation details: Baptism: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1868), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZF-Q?i=501&cat=994807 : accessed 17 Dec 2019
Death of a grandsonHendrik Paul Welgemoed
before October 1869 (Age 76 years) Age: Infant

Citation details: Baptism: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1868), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZF-Q?i=501&cat=994807 : accessed 17 Dec 2019
Birth of a grandson
#13
Hendrik Paul Welgemoed
October 12, 1869 (Age 76 years)

Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d4
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBBELAAR (1899), MOOC 6/9/387 #1155, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8S9P-4?mode=g image 670/2166 : accessed 4 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: Welgemoed p1111, b3c6d3.
Text:

02 OCT 1869

Citation details: Baptism: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1869), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZX-X?i=525&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Note: Date in Geslagsregisters van ou Kaapse Families is incorrect.
Baptism of a grandsonHendrik Paul Welgemoed
December 5, 1869 (Age 76 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d4
Text:

Cradock

Citation details: Baptism: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1869), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZX-X?i=525&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Birth of a grandson
#14
Francois Jacobus Welgemoed
January 27, 1870 (Age 76 years)

Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d7
Baptism of a grandsonFrancois Jacobus Welgemoed
January 15, 1871 (Age 77 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d7
Death June 10, 1871 (Age 78 years) Age: 78 years 4 months
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4
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Citation details: Death Notice: David Johannes WELGEMOED (1871) (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-CVQZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S83%3A1598082379 : 12 September 2017), 007844945 > image 219 of 2137; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa.
  1. Generation 1
    1. David Johannes Welgemoed, boer and veldkornet, son of Johann Godfried Welgemoed and Magdalena Catharina Elizabeth Keyser, was born calculated February 1793 and died on June 10, 1871 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. He married Maria Elizabeth Krugel, daughter of Andries Jacobus Krugel and Elisabeth Margaretha du Plessis, about 1824 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born calculated April 1810 in Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on June 13, 1875 in Brakfontein, Cradock, Eastern Cape.

      Children of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth Krugel:

      1. Andries Jacobus Welgemoed (18301911)
      2. Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed (18381897)
      3. Hendrik Paul Welgemoed (18401899)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Andries Jacobus Welgemoed, son of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth Krugel, was born on May 13, 1830 in Brakfontein, Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on July 24, 1911 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape at the age of 81. He married 3 times. The first time he married Cicilia Gerbregta Catharina Lombard before 1850. The second time he married Magdalena Wilhelmina Bosch (niece-in-law’s aunt), daughter of Michiel Coenraad Bosch and Maria Susanna Catharina Wagenaar, on May 14, 1854 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on May 26, 1835 in Dist. Somerset East, Eastern Cape and died on December 15, 1855 in Palingkloof, Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 20. The third time he married Anna Ramertha Bester, daughter of Barend Jacobus Bester and Johanna Jacoba Coetzer, on January 18, 1857 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on June 11, 1837 in Thomaskraal, Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on November 1, 1926 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape at the age of 89.

      Andries Jacobus Welgemoed and Cicilia Gerbregta Catharina Lombard had none children.

      Children of Andries Jacobus Welgemoed and Magdalena Wilhelmina Bosch:

      1. David Johannes Welgemoed (18551925)

      Children of Andries Jacobus Welgemoed and Anna Ramertha Bester:

      1. Barend Jacobus Welgemoed (1858)
      2. Andries Jacobus Welgemoed (18591940)
      3. Johanna Jacoba Welgemoed (18611929)
      4. Maria Elizabeth Welgemoed (1863)
      5. Gert Jacobus Johannes Welgemoed (1866)
      6. Francois Jacobus Welgemoed (1870)
      7. Anna Ramertha Welgemoed (18721926)
      8. Johan Gottlieb Welgemoed (18751899)
      9. Pieter Willem Abraham Welgemoed (1880)
    2. Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, daughter of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth Krugel, was born in February 1838 in Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape and died about 1897 in Schurftepoort, Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape. She married Barend Stephanus van der Merwe (great-great-grandfather’s niece-in-law’s grandson), son of Izaak van der Merwe and Aletta Susanna van der Linde, on March 1, 1857 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. He was baptized on April 18, 1832 in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape and died on September 11, 1896 in Dassieskloof, Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 64.

      Children of Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed and Barend Stephanus van der Merwe:

      1. Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe (18581880)
      2. Barend Stephanus van der Merwe (18661936)
    3. Hendrik Paul Welgemoed, son of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth Krugel, was born on August 4, 1840 and died about 1899 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. He married Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar (great-great-grandfather’s son-in-law’s great-grandson’s sister-in-law), daughter of Willem Isaak Grobler and Judith Magdalena Odendaal, on September 7, 1862 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on October 27, 1840 in Middelburg, Eastern Cape and died on March 6, 1899 in Brakfontein, Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 58.

      Children of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar:

      1. David Johannes Welgemoed (1863)
      2. Judeth Magdalena Maria Welgemoed (1865)
      3. Willem Izak Welgemoed (18671945)
      4. Hendrik Paul Welgemoed (18681869)
      5. Hendrik Paul Welgemoed (18691925)
      6. Maria Elizabeth Welgemoed (1871)
      7. Johanna Hendrina Elisabeth Welgemoed (1875)
      8. Elizabeth Catharina Welgemoed (1878)
      9. Johannes Godliep Welgemoed (18791923)
      10. Nicolaas Johannes Welgemoed (1881)
      11. Louisa Petronella Welgemoed (1882)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. David Johannes Welgemoed, son of Andries Jacobus Welgemoed and Magdalena Wilhelmina Bosch, was born before December 15, 1855 in Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on June 30, 1925 in Buxton, Dist. Stockenstrom, Eastern Cape. He married 2 times. The first time he married Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe (first cousin), daughter of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, on March 27, 1878 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on January 6, 1858 in Brakfontein, Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on September 26, 1880 in Brakfontein, Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 22. The second time he married Catharina Elizabeth Johanna Botha, daughter of Pieter Barend Botha and Adriana Catharina Erasmus, on January 11, 1886 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on April 5, 1863 and died on May 6, 1949 in Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 86.

      Children of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe:

      1. Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed (18781940)
      2. Magdalena Wilhelmina Welgemoed (18801880)

      Children of David Johannes Welgemoed and Catharina Elizabeth Johanna Botha:

      1. Andries Jacobus Welgemoed (1886)
      2. Pieter Barend Welgemoed (1888)
      3. David Johannes Welgemoed (1889)
      4. Adriana Catharina Welgemoed (18921941)
      5. Barend Jacobus Welgemoed (18971923)
    2. Maria Elizabeth Welgemoed, daughter of Andries Jacobus Welgemoed and Anna Ramertha Bester, was born on September 24, 1863 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She married Albertus Stephanus Venter.

      Children of Maria Elizabeth Welgemoed and Albertus Stephanus Venter:

      1. Anna Remertha Venter (18841922)
    3. Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe, daughter of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, was born on January 6, 1858 in Brakfontein, Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on September 26, 1880 in Brakfontein, Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 22. She married David Johannes Welgemoed (first cousin), son of Andries Jacobus Welgemoed and Magdalena Wilhelmina Bosch, on March 27, 1878 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. He was born before December 15, 1855 in Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on June 30, 1925 in Buxton, Dist. Stockenstrom, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe and David Johannes Welgemoed:

      1. Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed (18781940)
      2. Magdalena Wilhelmina Welgemoed (18801880)
    4. Barend Stephanus van der Merwe

      Barend Stephanus van der Merwe, son of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, was born on March 15, 1866 and died on July 31, 1936 in Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 70. He married Maria Susanna Catharina Bosch (brother-in-law’s first cousin), daughter of Roelof Anthony Bosch and Aletta Johanna Hayter.

      Children of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe and Maria Susanna Catharina Bosch:

      1. Aletta Johanna van der Merwe (1889)
      2. Barend Stefanus van der Merwe (1891)
      3. Roelof Anthonie van der Merwe (1893)
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    5. David Johannes Welgemoed, son of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar, was born on June 23, 1863. He married Jacoba Susanna Johanna Petronella Enslin (sister-in-law), daughter of Christoffel Bernardus Enslin and Martha Catharina Klopper, on February 13, 1888 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on July 8, 1863 in Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on October 29, 1898 in Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 35.

      Children of David Johannes Welgemoed and Jacoba Susanna Johanna Petronella Enslin:

      1. Martha Catharina Elizabeth Welgemoed (1889)
      2. Johanna Hendrina Elisabeth Welgemoed (1892)
      3. Hendrik Paul Welgemoed (18941960)
      4. Christoffel Bernardus Welgemoed (1897)
    6. Willem Izak Welgemoed, vegetable dealer, son of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar, was born on May 18, 1867 and died on November 2, 1945 in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape at the age of 78. He married Martha Catharina Elizabeth Enslin (sister-in-law), daughter of Christoffel Bernardus Enslin and Martha Catharina Klopper, on June 24, 1895 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on April 27, 1871 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape and died on April 11, 1932 in Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 60.

      Children of Willem Izak Welgemoed and Martha Catharina Elizabeth Enslin:

      1. Martha Catharina Elizabeth Welgemoed (1897)
    7. Hendrik Paul Welgemoed, official of town council (before 1925), son of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar, was born on October 12, 1869 and died on March 11, 1925 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape at the age of 55. He married Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed (first cousin once removed descending), daughter of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe, on December 14, 1896 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on November 15, 1878 and died on March 25, 1940 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape at the age of 61.