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Gideon Pieter van Zyl1891

Name
Gideon Pieter van Zyl
Given names
Gideon Pieter
Surname
van Zyl
Birth August 11, 1891 63 43

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Citation details: Marriage: Gideon Pieter VAN ZYL and Sara Maria MÖLLER (1917), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BP-Q3X9-X?cc=2821281 : 8 April 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2020
Citation details: Baptism: Gideon Pieter VAN ZYL (1892), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSFQ-ZS2N-7?i=260&cat=1153594 : accessed 3 Nov 2020
Baptism about March 1892 (Age 6 months)
Citation details: Baptism: Gideon Pieter VAN ZYL (1892), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSFQ-ZS2N-7?i=260&cat=1153594 : accessed 3 Nov 2020
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 9 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 8 years)

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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 12 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 14 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 18 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 20 years)

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Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
MarriageSara Maria MöllerView this family
August 27, 1917 Husband: 26 years Wife: 20 years
Publication: database, FamilySearch
Citation details: Marriage: Gideon Pieter VAN ZYL and Sara Maria MÖLLER (1917), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BP-Q3X9-X?cc=2821281 : 8 April 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2020
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 22 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 26 years)

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Note: Spanish flu: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 38 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
Birth of a son
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Hermanus Christiaan van Zyl
January 18, 1930 (Age 38 years)

War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 48 years)

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Note: World War II
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 69 years)
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Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 69 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death of a sonHermanus Christiaan van Zyl
June 18, 1977 (Age 85 years)
Historical Event February 11, 1990 (Age 98 years)

Note: Nelson Mandela [released] (http://www.useful.url)
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Historical Event April 27, 1994 (Age 102 years)
Note: First General Elections
  1. Generation 1
    1. Gideon Pieter van Zyl, son of Johannes Arnoldus van Zyl and Catherina Helena de Jongh, was born on August 11, 1891. He married Sara Maria Möller on August 27, 1917 in Blikfontein, Daniëlskuil, Northern Cape. She was born on January 14, 1897.

      Children of Gideon Pieter van Zyl and Sara Maria Möller:

      1. Hermanus Christiaan van Zyl (19301977)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Hermanus Christiaan van Zyl, shop clerk (in 1958), son of Gideon Pieter van Zyl and Sara Maria Möller, was born on January 18, 1930 and died on June 18, 1977 in Kuruman, Northern Cape at the age of 47.

      Hermanus Christiaan van Zyl had 5 children.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    The details of this generation are private.