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Sophia Ritche CloeteAge: 4 years19001905

Name
Sophia Ritche Cloete
Given names
Sophia Ritche
Surname
Cloete
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Citation details: Death registration Sophia Ritchie CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-21988-26313-44?cc=1779109&wc=31DH-YWP:139965001,140029801 : accessed 24 September 2015), 1905 > Barkly East > image 39 of 144; National Archives, Pretoria.
Birth June 8, 1900 28 33

Birth of a brotherWillem Jacobus Cloete
1901 (Age 6 months)
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 7 months)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902

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Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

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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

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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
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 3 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Birth of a sisterJohanna Francina “Dollie” Cloete
July 9, 1904 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: Johanna Francina DELPORT (CLOETE), D015/M12
Death of a motherJacoba Ritchie Erlank
July 30, 1904 (Age 4 years) Age: 33 years 11 months
Address: Smith Street, Barkly East
Citation details: b4c1d12
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Citation details: Death registration Jacoba Ritchie ERLANK: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-9728-5415-34?cc=1779109&wc=31DM-T36:139964701,140029801 : accessed 24 September 2015), 1904 > Barkly East > image 78 of 125; National Archives, Pretoria.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Jacoba Ritchie ERLANK (1904), MOOC 6/9/506 #2460/1904, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-W9B4-B?mode=g&i=1076&cat=331262 image 1077/2096 : accessed 22 Feb 2017
Note: Gravestone gives 29 July, while all other sources give 30 July.
Death April 15, 1905 (Age 4 years)
Cause of death: Membranous croup
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Sophia Ritchie CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-21988-26313-44?cc=1779109&wc=31DH-YWP:139965001,140029801 : accessed 24 September 2015), 1905 > Barkly East > image 39 of 144; National Archives, Pretoria.
Note: Child living with grandparents at time of death
Burial
  1. Generation 1
    1. Sophia Ritche Cloete, daughter of Willem Jacobus Cloete and Jacoba Ritchie Erlank, was born on June 8, 1900 and died on April 15, 1905 in Glen Almond, Barkly East, Eastern Cape at the age of 4.