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Jacob CloeteAge: 37 years16751713

Name
Jacob Cloete
Given names
Jacob
Surname
Cloete
Baptism November 3, 1675
Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: b2c1
Citation details: Baptism: Jacob CLOETE (1675), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9ML-49Y5-Y?i=12&cat=2866837 : accessed 9 Aug 2019
Town founded November 6, 1679 (Age 4 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Stellenbosch is founded
Baptism of a brotherJohannes H Cloete
August 17, 1687 (Age 11 years)

Publication: http://incolor.inetnebr.com/strydom/geslagsregisters/cloete/cloet_mn.htm
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p105, a2b6.
Historical Event April 1688 (Age 12 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French Huguenot refugees arrive after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes. Simon van der Stel, the Governor of the Cape Colony settles the Huguenot refugees in the present day Drakenstein, Franschhoek and Wellington areas which were beyond the Cape Colony and belonged to the Khoikhoi people
Death of a paternal grandfatherJacob Cloete
May 23, 1693 (Age 17 years)

Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: a1
Baptism of a sisterCatharina Cloete
August 3, 1698 (Age 22 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Cloete, p593, b2c10.
MarriageFrancina ViljoenView this family
February 10, 1703 (Age 27 years)

Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: b2c1
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p356, b6.
Death of a fatherGerrit Cloete
1704 (Age 28 years)
Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: b2
Baptism of a sonGerrit Cloete
March 2, 1710 (Age 34 years)

Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: b2c1d4
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Cloete, p589, b2c1d4.
Death of a wifeFrancina Viljoen
about 1713 (on the date of death)
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p356, b6.
Epidemic March 16, 1713 (Age 37 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at the Cape Colony
Death 1713 (Age 37 years)

Cause of death: pox
Publication: AA Balkema/Kaapstad/Rotterdam (c) 1981, ISBN: 0 86961 135 6
Citation details: b2c1
Publication: http://incolor.inetnebr.com/strydom/geslagsregisters/cloete/cloet_mn.htm
  1. Generation 1
    1. Jacob Cloete, son of Gerrit Cloete and Catharina Harmans, was baptized on November 3, 1675 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died in 1713 at the age of 37. He married Francina Viljoen (sister-in-law’s aunt’s son’s son-in-law’s aunt), daughter of Francois Villion and Cornelia Campenaar, on February 10, 1703. She was born in 1689 in Stellenbosch, Western Cape and died about 1713 in Cape Province.

      Children of Jacob Cloete and Francina Viljoen:

      1. Gerrit Cloete (1710)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Gerrit Cloete, beesboer (in 1762), son of Jacob Cloete and Francina Viljoen, was baptized on March 2, 1710. He married 2 times. The first time he married Huibrecht Slabbert (great-aunt’s son-in-law’s great-niece), daughter of Jasper Slabbert and Johanna Myburgh, on September 2, 1731. She was born in 1714 and died in 1747 at the age of 33. The second time he married after 1747 in Namaqualand.

      Children of Gerrit Cloete and Huibrecht Slabbert:

      1. Francina Cloete (1732)
      2. Johanna Cloete (1733)
      3. Maria Margaretha Cloete (1736)
      4. Jacob Cloete (1738)
      5. Catharina Elizabeth Cloete (1740)
      6. Jasper Cloete (1742)
      7. Gerrit Cloete (1745)
      8. Johannes Hendrik Cloete (1747)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Francina Cloete, daughter of Gerrit Cloete and Huibrecht Slabbert, was baptized on September 7, 1732. She married Hendrik Kruger (sister-in-law’s uncle), son of Jacob Kruger and Jannetje Kemp, on May 5, 1748 in Cape Town, Western Cape. He was baptized on April 8, 1725.

      Children of Francina Cloete and Hendrik Kruger:

      1. Johannes Jacob Kruger (1748)
      2. Johanna Francina Kruger (17511825)
    2. Johanna Cloete, daughter of Gerrit Cloete and Huibrecht Slabbert, was baptized on December 25, 1733. She married Johannes Jacobus Coetzee (brother-in-law’s wife’s first cousin), son of Johannes Coetzee and Anna Elizabeth Pal,. He was born on November 16, 1727.

      Children of Johanna Cloete and Johannes Jacobus Coetzee:

      1. Margaretha Johanna Coetzee (1761)
    3. Jacob Cloete, son of Gerrit Cloete and Huibrecht Slabbert, was baptized on October 5, 1738. He married 2 times. The first time he married Johanna Catharina Kruger (brother-in-law’s niece), daughter of Jacob Kruger and Christina Strang, on April 15, 1759. She was born in 1742 and died on November 26, 1824 in Worcester, Western Cape at the age of 82. The second time he married Gerbrechtje Adriana Lier, daughter of Jan Joost van Lier and Geertruyd Bronkhorst, on November 13, 1796.

      Children of Jacob Cloete and Johanna Catharina Kruger:

      1. Gerrit Cloete (1760)
      2. Christina Cloete (1762)
      3. Jacob Cloete (17631825)
      4. Huybrecht Cloete (1764)
      5. Jasper Cloete (17671838)
      6. Francina Johanna Cloete (1768)
      7. Johanna Catharina Jacomina Cloete (1770)
      8. Anna Maria Cloete (1773)
      9. Johannes Hendrik Cloete (1775)
      10. Anna Sophia Cloete (1776)
      11. Hendrik Carel Cloete (1778)
      12. Johanna Hendrina Maria Magdalena Cloete (1782)
      13. Maarten Cloete (17851787)
      14. Johanna Christina Cloete (1787)

      Children of Jacob Cloete and Gerbrechtje Adriana Lier:

      1. Geertruy Cloete (1797)
      2. Huybrechtje Catharina Cloete (18011879)
      3. Jacob Jacobus Cloete (1805)
      4. Jan Johannes Jasper Cloete (18091873)
      5. Jasper Cloete (18121854)
    4. Johannes Hendrik Cloete, son of Gerrit Cloete and Huibrecht Slabbert, was baptized on December 8, 1747. He married Margaretha Rabie on November 1, 1775.

      Children of Johannes Hendrik Cloete and Margaretha Rabie:

      1. Gertruida Cloete (1777)
      2. Cornelis Willem Cloete (17921872)