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Jacomina van Deventer1753

Name
Jacomina van Deventer
Given names
Jacomina
Surname
van Deventer
Married name
Jacomina Conradie
Also known as
Jacquemina van Deventer
Birth July 22, 1753

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Historical Event 1754 (Age 5 months)

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Note: A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Colony
Epidemic May 1, 1755 (Age 21 months)

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
MarriageJohannes Hendrik ConradieView this family
May 24, 1772 (Age 18 years)

Publication: Uitgawedatum 2014-01-25
Citation details: [4570] c3.
Baptism of a daughterRosa Hermina Conradie
May 19, 1773 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Uitgawedatum 2014-01-25
Citation details: [4571] c3d1.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 22 years)

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Note: Americans declare independece
War December 20, 1780 (Age 27 years)

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Note: Britain declares war on the Netherlands. French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English
Historical Event 1780 (Age 26 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
War 1784 (Age 30 years)

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Birth of a son
#1
Jacobus Louis Conradie
1788 (Age 34 years)

Publication: Uitgawedatum 2014-01-25
Citation details: [5347] c3d6.
Baptism of a sonJacobus Louis Conradie
December 13, 1788 (Age 35 years)

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Citation details: [5347] c3d6.
Marriage of a childLouis JordaanRosa Hermina ConradieView this family
December 19, 1790 (Age 37 years)

Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Jordaan, p140, b3c1d1.
Publication: Uitgawedatum 2014-01-25
Citation details: [4571] c3d1.
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Jacomina Elizabeth Jordaan
January 15, 1792 (Age 38 years)

Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Jordaan, p140, b3c1d1e1.
Death of a husbandJohannes Hendrik Conradie
before April 1796 (Age 42 years)

Publication: Uitgawedatum 2014-01-25
Citation details: [4570] c3.
MarriageJohan Adam MetzlerView this family
July 3, 1796 (Age 42 years)

Publication: Uitgawedatum 2014-01-25
Citation details: [4570] c3.
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 35 years)

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 41 years)

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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 43 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Marriage of a grandchildBarend Bartholomeus BurgerJacomina Elizabeth JordaanView this family
December 1807 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Burger, p502, b2c1d5e4.
Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Jordaan, p140, b3c1d1e1.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 49 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 55 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Marriage of a childJacobus Louis ConradieMartha Johanna RouxView this family
April 1812 (Age 58 years)

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Citation details: [5347] c3d6.
Town founded 1812 (Age 58 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 65 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 66 years)

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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
Economic Event 1825 (Age 71 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Birth of a grandson
#2
Jacobus Lodewikus Conradie
October 26, 1826 (Age 73 years)

Publication: Uitgawedatum 2014-01-25
Citation details: [5668] c3d6e7.
Baptism of a grandsonJacobus Lodewikus Conradie
December 26, 1826 (Age 73 years)
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Citation details: [5668] c3d6e7.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 81 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 90 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Marriage of a grandchildJacobus Lodewikus ConradieHelena Catharina SteynView this family
September 23, 1850 (Age 97 years)

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Citation details: [5668] c3d6e7.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Helena Catharina STEYN (1876), MOOC 6/9/157 #3277, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQN-X93H?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZY%3A1598082381 : 27 April 2020), 007844948 > image 297 of 2181; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 14 May 2020
Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steyn, p218, a2b2c3d11e13f3.
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 103 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Death of a granddaughterJacomina Elizabeth Jordaan
March 10, 1861 (Age 107 years)
Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Jordaan, p140, b3c1d1e1.
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 107 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 98 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 100 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 1865 (Age 111 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 113 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
Marriage of a grandchildJacobus Lodewikus ConradieMartha Elizabeth Catharina MüllerView this family
January 15, 1871 (Age 117 years)

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Citation details: [5668] c3d6e7.
Deathyes

  1. Generation 1
    1. Jacomina van Deventer was born on July 22, 1753. She married 2 times. The first time she married Johannes Hendrik Conradie, son of Johann Henricus Conradi and Rosa Swanepoel, on May 24, 1772. He was born in 1747 and died before April 1796. The second time she married Johan Adam Metzler on July 3, 1796.

      Children of Jacomina van Deventer and Johannes Hendrik Conradie:

      1. Rosa Hermina Conradie (1773)
      2. Jacobus Louis Conradie (1788)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Rosa Hermina Conradie, daughter of Johannes Hendrik Conradie and Jacomina van Deventer, was baptized on May 19, 1773. She married Louis Jordaan (aunt’s sister-in-law’s brother-in-law), son of Johannes Lodewyk Jordaan and Christina Johanna van Zyl, on December 19, 1790. He was baptized on August 10, 1766.

      Children of Rosa Hermina Conradie and Louis Jordaan:

      1. Jacomina Elizabeth Jordaan (17921861)
    2. Jacobus Louis Conradie, son of Johannes Hendrik Conradie and Jacomina van Deventer, was born in 1788. He married Martha Johanna Roux, daughter of David Jacob Roux and Martha Johanna van Zyl, in April 1812.

      Children of Jacobus Louis Conradie and Martha Johanna Roux:

      1. Jacobus Lodewikus Conradie (18261886)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Jacomina Elizabeth Jordaan, daughter of Louis Jordaan and Rosa Hermina Conradie, was born on January 15, 1792 and died on March 10, 1861 in Montagu, Western Cape at the age of 69. She married Barend Bartholomeus Burger (uncle’s son), son of Alewyn Petrus Burger and Susanna Catharina van der Merwe, in December 1807 in Swellendam, Western Cape.

    2. Jacobus Lodewikus Conradie, son of Jacobus Louis Conradie and Martha Johanna Roux, was born on October 26, 1826 and died on October 15, 1886 in Swellendam, Western Cape at the age of 59. He married 2 times. The first time he married Helena Catharina Steyn (great-uncle’s son’s wife’s aunt’s father’s great-niece), daughter of Johannes Jacobus Steyn and Susanna Hendrina Paulsen, on September 23, 1850. She was born on March 30, 1835 in Swellendam, Western Cape and died on August 1, 1876 in Rietvallei, Dist. Robertson, Western Cape at the age of 41. The second time he married Martha Elizabeth Catharina Müller on January 15, 1871. She was born on May 18, 1853 and died on July 6, 1899 at the age of 46.

      Children of Jacobus Lodewikus Conradie and Helena Catharina Steyn:

      1. Jacobus Lodewicus Conradie (18511930)