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Johanna Hendrina Steyn1791

Name
Johanna Hendrina Steyn
Given names
Johanna Hendrina
Surname
Steyn
Baptism June 2, 1791
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d.
Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steyn, p210, a2b2c3d6e1f2.
MarriageNicolaas Johannes GroblerView this family
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Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d.
Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steyn, p210, a2b2c3d6e1f2.
Death of a fatherHermanus Steyn
about 1797 (Age 5 years)

Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steyn, p210, a2b2c3d6e1.
War from 1789 to 1799

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 3 years)

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
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 5 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Marriage of a parentIzak MaraisMachteld GrobbelaarView this family
August 18, 1799 (Age 8 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p457, b2c11d2.
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p564, b6c7.
Death of a paternal grandfatherHermanus Steyn
about 1804 (Age 12 years)

Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steyn, p209, a2b2c3d6.
Death of a paternal grandmotherAnna Margaretha van Staden
about 1804 (Age 12 years)

Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steyn, p209, a2b2c3d6.
Birth of a half-brotherJohannes Izaak Frederik Marais
December 30, 1809 (Age 18 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p458, b2c11d2e9.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 11 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 17 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Baptism of a half-brotherJohannes Izaak Frederik Marais
February 4, 1810 (Age 18 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p458, b2c11d2e9.
Town founded 1812 (Age 20 years)

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

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 28 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
Birth of a son
#1
Willem Isaak Grobler
August 13, 1822 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
Christening of a sonWillem Isaak Grobler
September 15, 1822 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
Marriage of a parentHermanus SteynHeyltje Magdalena RobbertseView this family
September 5, 1824 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steyn, p210, a2b2c3d6e1.
Economic Event 1825 (Age 33 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835 (Age 43 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Marriage of a childWillem Isaak GroblerJudith Magdalena OdendaalView this family
August 12, 1838 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
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: secondary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
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
Marriage of a half-siblingJohannes Izaak Frederik MaraisMaria Magdalena du PlessisView this family
April 13, 1839 (Age 47 years)
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Maria Magdalena DU PLESSIS (1844), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-6TZ1?mode=g&i=936&cat=331262 image 937/2225 : accessed 2 Apr 2017
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p137, b1c5d5e9f1.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Nicolaas Johannes Grobler
June 1, 1839 (Age 47 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
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
Baptism of a grandsonNicolaas Johannes Grobler
August 11, 1839 (Age 48 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.12, b6c2d2e7f1
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar
October 27, 1840 (Age 49 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7
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: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBLER (1840), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-7DVF?i=566&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar
November 29, 1840 (Age 49 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7
Citation details: Baptism: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBLER (1840), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-7DVF?i=566&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Birth of a grandson
#3
Willem Isaak Grobler
March 27, 1844 (Age 52 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f3
Town founded 1844 (Age 52 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Baptism of a grandsonWillem Isaak Grobler
April 28, 1844 (Age 52 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f3
Birth of a grandson
#4
Johannes Samuel Grobler
November 24, 1845 (Age 54 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f4
Marriage of a half-siblingJohannes Izaak Frederik MaraisElizabeth Margaretha Maria MaraisView this family
about 1845 (Age 53 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p458, b2c11d2e9.
Note: Date based on death of his first wife (1844) and birth of son (Izak Stephanus) in 1846
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Samuel Grobler
December 21, 1845 (Age 54 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f4
Birth of a grandson
#5
Daniel Jacobus Grobler
July 18, 1847 (Age 56 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f5
Baptism of a grandsonDaniel Jacobus Grobler
September 5, 1847 (Age 56 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f5
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Judith Magdalena Maria Grobler
July 23, 1849 (Age 58 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.14, b6c2d2e7f6
Baptism of a granddaughterJudith Magdalena Maria Grobler
September 3, 1849 (Age 58 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.14, b6c2d2e7f6
Death of a husbandNicolaas Johannes Grobler
January 13, 1851 (Age 59 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 granddaughter
#7
Louisa Petronella Cecelia Grobler
October 8, 1852 (Age 61 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.14, b6c2d2e7f7
Baptism of a granddaughterLouisa Petronella Cecelia Grobler
November 7, 1852 (Age 61 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.14, b6c2d2e7f7
Marriage of a grandchildNicolaas Johannes GroblerMaria Magdalena MaraisView this family
October 31, 1859 (Age 68 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
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 65 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Marriage of a grandchildHendrik Paul WelgemoedJohanna Hendrina Elizabeth GrobbelaarView this family
September 7, 1862 (Age 71 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7, no place
Text:

c. 1862

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: 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 69 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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 73 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 75 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
Marriage of a grandchildWillem Isaak GroblerAnna Elizabeth Christina du PlessisView this family
February 14, 1870 (Age 78 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f3
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 82 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Marriage of a grandchildJohannes Samuel GroblerCornelia Susanna MoolmanView this family
March 30, 1874 (Age 82 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f4
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 89 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 89 years)
Source: Wikipedia
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 sonWillem Isaak Grobler
January 13, 1886 (Age 94 years)
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
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

Source: Stamouers
Economic Event 1886 (Age 94 years)
Source: Wikipedia
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 granddaughterJohanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar
March 6, 1899 (Age 107 years) Age: 58 years 4 months
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7
Publication: database with images
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
Quality of data: primary evidence
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
Date of entry in original source: March 9, 1899
Quality of data: primary evidence
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 109 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 108 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 60 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 62 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
Death of a grandsonWillem Isaak Grobler
January 1903 (Age 111 years)

Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f3
Death of a grandsonJohannes Samuel Grobler
February 18, 1903 (Age 111 years)
Publication: ISBN 0 620 10291 8
Citation details: p 8.13, b6c2d2e7f4
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 112 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 114 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 118 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Deathyes

  1. Generation 1
    1. Johanna Hendrina Steyn, daughter of Hermanus Steyn and Machteld Grobbelaar, was baptized on June 2, 1791 in Swellendam, Western Cape. She married Nicolaas Johannes Grobler (first cousin), son of Nicolaas Johannes Grobler and Cecilia Johanna Steyn,. He was born on August 3, 1786 and died on January 13, 1851 in Kleinfontein, Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 64.

      Children of Johanna Hendrina Steyn and Nicolaas Johannes Grobler:

      1. Willem Isaak Grobler (18221886)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Willem Isaak Grobler, son of Nicolaas Johannes Grobler and Johanna Hendrina Steyn, was born on August 13, 1822 in Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on January 13, 1886 in Vaalplaat, Dist. Albert, Eastern Cape at the age of 63. He married Judith Magdalena Odendaal (great-grandfather’s wife’s great-niece), daughter of Johannes Samuel Odendaal and Johanna Elizabeth Botha, on August 12, 1838 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born about December 1811 in Swellendam, Western Cape and died on October 30, 1901 in Elandsfontein, Dist. Albert, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Willem Isaak Grobler and Judith Magdalena Odendaal:

      1. Nicolaas Johannes Grobler (18391913)
      2. Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar (18401899)
      3. Willem Isaak Grobler (18441903)
      4. Johannes Samuel Grobler (18451903)
      5. Daniel Jacobus Grobler (1847)
      6. Judith Magdalena Maria Grobler (1849)
      7. Louisa Petronella Cecelia Grobler (1852)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Nicolaas Johannes Grobler, son of Willem Isaak Grobler and Judith Magdalena Odendaal, was born on June 1, 1839 and died on August 26, 1913 in Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 74. He married Maria Magdalena Marais, daughter of Johannes Izaak Frederik Marais and Maria Magdalena du Plessis, on October 31, 1859 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. She was born on June 22, 1840 in Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on April 4, 1912 in Cradock, Eastern Cape at the age of 71.

    2. Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar, farmer (sheep) (in 1899), daughter of Willem Isaak Grobler and Judith Magdalena Odendaal, 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. She married Hendrik Paul Welgemoed (mother’s great-aunt’s son’s wife’s step-daughter’s brother-in-law), son of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth Krugel, on September 7, 1862 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. He was born on August 4, 1840 and died about 1899 in Cradock, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar and Hendrik Paul Welgemoed:

      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. 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.

    4. Johannes Samuel Grobler, son of Willem Isaak Grobler and Judith Magdalena Odendaal, was born on November 24, 1845 and died on February 18, 1903 in Venterstad, Eastern Cape at the age of 57. He married Cornelia Susanna Moolman on March 30, 1874 in Burgersdorp, Eastern Cape. She was born in 1850 in Swellendam, Western Cape and died on November 8, 1924 in Venterstad, Eastern Cape at the age of 74.

    5. Judith Magdalena Maria Grobler, daughter of Willem Isaak Grobler and Judith Magdalena Odendaal, was born on July 23, 1849. She married Petrus Johannes du Plessis (brother-in-law), son of Daniël Jacobus du Plessis and Anna Christina van den Heever,. He was born calculated August 1851 and died on July 28, 1899.

    6. Louisa Petronella Cecelia Grobler, daughter of Willem Isaak Grobler and Judith Magdalena Odendaal, was born on October 8, 1852. She married Johannes Lodewikus van Heerden (mother’s great-aunt’s husband’s great-great-nephew), son of Johannes Lodewikus van Heerden and Anna Catharina Cornelia Jordaan, in Cradock, Eastern Cape. He was born on May 10, 1846 in Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on May 15, 1909 in Middelburg, Mpumalanga at the age of 63.