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Willem Isaak GroblerAge: 58 years18441903

Name
Willem Isaak Grobler
Given names
Willem Isaak
Surname
Grobler
Birth March 27, 1844 21 32
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
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Baptism April 28, 1844 (Age 32 days)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
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Town founded 1844

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Birth of a brotherJohannes Samuel Grobler
November 24, 1845 (Age 19 months)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f4
Baptism of a brotherJohannes Samuel Grobler
December 21, 1845 (Age 20 months)
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Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f4
Birth of a brotherDaniel Jacobus Grobler
July 18, 1847 (Age 3 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f5
Baptism of a brotherDaniel Jacobus Grobler
September 5, 1847 (Age 3 years)
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Birth of a sisterJudith Magdalena Maria Grobler
July 23, 1849 (Age 5 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.14, b6c2d2e7f6
Baptism of a sisterJudith Magdalena Maria Grobler
September 3, 1849 (Age 5 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.14, b6c2d2e7f6
Death of a paternal grandfatherNicolaas Johannes Grobler
January 13, 1851 (Age 6 years) Age: 65 years
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Nicolaas Johannes GROBLER (1851), MOOC 6/9/53 #664, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DB5S-JKV?mode=g&i=356&cat=331262 image 357/2173 : accessed 11 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a sisterLouisa Petronella Cecelia Grobler
October 8, 1852 (Age 8 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.14, b6c2d2e7f7
Baptism of a sisterLouisa Petronella Cecelia Grobler
November 7, 1852 (Age 8 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.14, b6c2d2e7f7
Marriage of a siblingNicolaas Johannes GroblerMaria Magdalena MaraisView this family
October 31, 1859 (Age 15 years)
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Citation details: p 8.12, b6c2d2e7f1
Citation details: Gravestone: Maria Magdalena MARAIS (1840-1912) and Nicolaas Johannes GROBLER (1839-1913), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3189335 : accessed 24 Mar 2017
Citation details: Marriage: Nicolaas Johannes GROBLER and Maria Magdalena MARAIS (1859), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-7B64?i=629&cat=244034 : accessed 14 May 2020
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 12 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Marriage of a siblingHendrik Paul WelgemoedJohanna Hendrina Elizabeth GrobbelaarView this family
September 7, 1862 (Age 18 years)
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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
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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
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 17 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
Economic Event 1865 (Age 20 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Death of a maternal grandmotherJohanna Elizabeth Botha
October 27, 1867 (Age 23 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Elizabeth BOTHA (1867), MOOC 6/9/121 #3981, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-MS3G-J?mode=g&i=1193&cat=331262 image 1194/2192 : accessed 7 Apr 2017
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Botha, p369, b1c7d6e2.
Economic Event 1867 (Age 22 years)
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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
MarriageAnna Elizabeth Christina du PlessisView this family
February 14, 1870 (Age 25 years)
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Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f3
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 29 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Marriage of a siblingJohannes Samuel GroblerCornelia Susanna MoolmanView this family
March 30, 1874 (Age 30 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f4
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 36 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 36 years)
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Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area
Death of a fatherWillem Isaak Grobler
January 13, 1886 (Age 41 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Willem Isaak GROBLER (1886), MOOC 6/9/229 #177/1886, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-D9HT-D?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8Z%3A1598082388 : 12 September 2017), 007844955 > image 191 of 2041; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Jan 2019
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
Text:

13.6.1886

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Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 7 years)

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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 9 years)

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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
Economic Event 1886 (Age 41 years)
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Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all.
Death of a sisterJohanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar
March 6, 1899 (Age 54 years) Age: 58 years 4 months
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7
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Citation details: Death registration Johanna Hendrina Elizabetha GROBLAAR: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-438935-58?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1899 > Cradock > image 89 of 352; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: March 11, 1899
Text:
  1. Plaats van Overlede: Eigen huis te Brakfontein,
  2. Plaats bepaald voor de Begrafenis: Brakfontein
  3. Oorzaken van Dood: Bors water
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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
Date of entry in original source: March 9, 1899
Quality of data: primary evidence
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 56 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
Death of a motherJudith Magdalena Odendaal
October 30, 1901 (Age 57 years)
Address: Elandsfontein, Ward 2, Subdistrict Venterstad, District Albert
Cause: old age
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Citation details: Death registration Judith Magdalena ODENDAL: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-36875-99?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1901 > Albert > image 254 of 309; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: November 1, 1901
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Citation details: Death notice: Judith Magdalena ODENDAAL (1901), MOOC 6/9/441 #4318/1901, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-G9NW-Z?i=1714&cat=331262 image 1715/2149 : accessed 21 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
Text:

3 October 1901 Burgersdorp

Source: Stamouers
Note: [SAG 2] partially wrong data
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 55 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Second Boer War
Death January 1903 (Age 58 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f3
  1. Generation 1
    1. Willem Isaak Grobler, son of Willem Isaak Grobler and Judith Magdalena Odendaal, was born on March 27, 1844 in Cradock, Eastern Cape and died in January 1903 at the age of 58. He married Anna Elizabeth Christina du Plessis (sister-in-law), daughter of Daniël Jacobus du Plessis and Anna Christina van den Heever, on February 14, 1870 in Colesberg, Northern Cape. She was born in July 1853 in Boesmanspoort, Colesberg, Northern Cape and died on November 17, 1914 in Venterstad, Eastern Cape at the age of 61.