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Friedrich Stephanus WatermeyerAge: 50 years17971847

Name
Friedrich Stephanus Watermeyer
Given names
Friedrich Stephanus
Surname
Watermeyer
Also known as
Frederik
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
Birth February 25, 1797 33 28
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
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Citation details: Death notice: Frederick Stephanus WATERMEYER (1847), MOOC 6/9/43 #8991, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MS2C-X?mode=g&i=405&cat=331262 image 406/2283 : accessed 8 Mar 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Baptism March 5, 1797 (Age 8 days)
Religion: Lutheran
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
Occupation
businessman

Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
Occupation
commissioner of Sequestration Dept.

Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
Occupation
farmer

Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
War from 1789 to 1799

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French Revolution
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 8 days)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Death of a motherMargaretha Joubert
July 4, 1813 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, a3. (Gottfried Andreas).
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p625, #14980, b8c5d6.
Marriage of a parentGottfried Andreas WatermeyerAnna Catharina Carolina PoggenpoelView this family
between February 6, 1814 and February 9, 1814 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, a3. (Gottfried Andreas).
Birth of a half-brotherCarel Friedrich Joubert Watermeyer
January 2, 1815 (Age 17 years)

Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p36, b13.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 6 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 11 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 14 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Baptism of a half-brotherCarel Friedrich Joubert Watermeyer
January 8, 1815 (Age 17 years)
Religion: Lutheran
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p36, b13.
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 21 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 22 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
MarriageAnna Maria ZiervogelView this family
August 12, 1821 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
Economic Event 1825 (Age 27 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Death of a fatherGottfried Andreas Watermeyer
April 13, 1832 (Age 35 years)

Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, a3. (Gottfried Andreas).
Historical Event 1835 (Age 37 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Marriage of a half-siblingCarel Friedrich Joubert WatermeyerJohanna Wilhelmina “Nancy” MackerelView this family
July 19, 1838 (Age 41 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p36, b13.
Town founded 1844 (Age 46 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Death May 31, 1847 Age: 50 years
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Frederick Stephanus WATERMEYER (1847), MOOC 6/9/43 #8991, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MS2C-X?mode=g&i=405&cat=331262 image 406/2283 : accessed 8 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
  1. Generation 1
    1. Friedrich Stephanus Watermeyer, businessman, commissioner of Sequestration Dept and farmer, son of Gottfried Andreas Watermeyer and Margaretha Joubert, was born on February 25, 1797 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died on May 31, 1847 in Cape Town, Western Cape at the age of 50. He married Anna Maria Ziervogel, daughter of Aegidius Benedictus Ziervogel and Beatrix Auret, on August 12, 1821 in Cape Town / Stellenbosch, Western Cape. She was born on February 23, 1804 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died about 1864.