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Anna Elizabeth MaraisAge: 30 years18091839

Name
Anna Elizabeth Marais
Given names
Anna Elizabeth
Surname
Marais
Married name
Anna Elizabeth Ritchie
Birth February 17, 1809 29 26
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, a1.
Text:

29y 6m 9d

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Citation details: Death notice: Anna Elisabeth RITCHIE (1839), MOOC 6/9/17 #3692, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M2H9?mode=g&i=1822&cat=331262 image 1823/2253 : accessed 4 March 2017
Text:

29y 6m

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p4??, b2c2d1e2f4g6.
Text:
  • 17.2.1809
Note: Based on age at death birth date should be: CAL FEB 1810
Baptism April 3, 1809 (Age 45 days)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p4??, b2c2d1e2f4g6.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809

Source: Wikipedia
Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 2 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Death of a maternal grandfatherPieter Schalk van Heerden
1814 (Age 4 years)

Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: van Heerden, p224, b1c1d4.
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 9 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 10 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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
Marriage of a parentJacobus MaraisMartha Magdalena van ZylView this family
July 8, 1822 (Age 13 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p426, b2c2d1e2f4.
Death of a paternal grandfatherCharles Marais
May 29, 1825 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p425, b2c2d1e2.
Economic Event 1825 (Age 15 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
MarriageThomas RitchieView this family
July 9, 1826 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, a1.
Text:

xx Cradock 9.7.1826 Anna Elizabeth MARAIS

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p387, b4c7d1e9.
Text:

Hy xx 9.7.1826 Anna Elizabeth Marais

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p4??, b2c2d1e2f4g6.
Text:

x Cradock 9.9.1826

Citation details: b4c1
Text:

d.v. Thomas Ritchie en Anna Elizabeth Marais

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Citation details: Death notice: Anna Elisabeth RITCHIE (1839), MOOC 6/9/17 #3692, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M2H9?mode=g&i=1822&cat=331262 image 1823/2253 : accessed 4 March 2017
Text:

married to Thomas Ritchie

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: SAG Marais has 9.9.1826 other two sources give 9.7.1826
Birth of a daughter
#1
Susanna Sophia Ritchie
July 13, 1827 (Age 18 years)
Citation details: b4c1
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b1.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Susanna Sophia RICHIE (1887), MOOC 6/9/246 # 1067/1887, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-DSPL-3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8Q%3A1598082395 : 12 September 2017), 007844956 > image 1232 of 2061; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 2 Dec 2018
Baptism of a daughterSusanna Sophia Ritchie
August 26, 1827 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b1.
Birth of a son
#2
David Ritchie
September 25, 1828 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b2.
Baptism of a sonDavid Ritchie
November 2, 1828 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b2.
Birth of a son
#3
Jacobus “James” Ritchie
January 10, 1831 (Age 21 years)

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b3.
Baptism of a sonJacobus “James” Ritchie
February 6, 1831 (Age 21 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b3.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Janet Elizabeth “Jane” Ritchie
June 22, 1832 (Age 23 years)

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b4.
Baptism of a daughterJanet Elizabeth “Jane” Ritchie
July 22, 1832 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b4.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Anna Elizabeth “Anne” Ritchie
August 22, 1833 (Age 24 years)

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b5.
Baptism of a daughterAnna Elizabeth “Anne” Ritchie
September 29, 1833 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b5.
Birth of a daughter
#6
Martha Magdalena Ritchie
May 13, 1835 (Age 26 years)

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b6.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 25 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Baptism of a daughterMartha Magdalena Ritchie
May 31, 1835 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b6.
Birth of a daughter
#7
Elizabeth Maria Ritchie
October 21, 1836 (Age 27 years)

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b7.
Baptism of a daughterElizabeth Maria Ritchie
November 27, 1836 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b7.
Birth of a son
#8
Thomas Ritchie
April 26, 1838 (Age 29 years)

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b8.
Baptism of a sonThomas Ritchie
July 16, 1838 (Age 29 years)
Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, b8.
Death August 16, 1839 (Age 30 years) Age: 29 years 6 months

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Ritchie, p451, a1.
Text:

29y 6m 9d

Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Anna Elisabeth RITCHIE (1839), MOOC 6/9/17 #3692, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M2H9?mode=g&i=1822&cat=331262 image 1823/2253 : accessed 4 March 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
  1. Generation 1
    1. Anna Elizabeth Marais, daughter of Jacobus Marais and Sophia van Heerden, was born on February 17, 1809 in Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on August 16, 1839 at the age of 30. She married Thomas Ritchie (great-uncle’s nephew-in-law), son of David Ritchie and Jannette , on July 9, 1826 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. He was born calculated 1791 in St Andrews, Scotland and died on March 22, 1873 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Anna Elizabeth Marais and Thomas Ritchie:

      1. Susanna Sophia Ritchie (18271887)
      2. David Ritchie (1828)
      3. Jacobus “James” Ritchie (18311906)
      4. Janet Elizabeth “Jane” Ritchie (1832)
      5. Anna Elizabeth “Anne” Ritchie (18331860)
      6. Martha Magdalena Ritchie (1835)
      7. Elizabeth Maria Ritchie (1836)
      8. Thomas Ritchie (1838)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Susanna Sophia Ritchie, daughter of Thomas Ritchie and Anna Elizabeth Marais, was born on July 13, 1827 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on May 26, 1887 in Sterkstroom, Queenstown, Eastern Cape at the age of 59. She married Andries Gustaf Erlank (third cousin once removed ascending), son of Andries Gustaf Erlank and Anna Maria Catharina Bisschoff, on January 11, 1847 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. He was born on June 13, 1824 in Sterkstroom, Queenstown, Eastern Cape.

    2. Jacobus “James” Ritchie, stock farmer (to 1906), son of Thomas Ritchie and Anna Elizabeth Marais, was born on January 10, 1831 and died on December 31, 1906 in Fraaiuitzicht, Dist. Winburg, Free State at the age of 75. He married Anna Johanna Marais, daughter of Charl Petrus Marais, on March 15, 1853 in Glen Lynden, Eastern Cape.

    3. Anna Elizabeth “Anne” Ritchie, daughter of Thomas Ritchie and Anna Elizabeth Marais, was born on August 22, 1833 and died on January 5, 1860 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 26. She married J. F. Tiervogel before 1860.

      Children of Anna Elizabeth “Anne” Ritchie and J. F. Tiervogel:

      1. Sara Susanna Tiervogel
      2. Maria Anna Tiervogel
      3. Carolina Fredrika Tiervogel
      4. Thomas Ritchie Tiervogel
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Maria Elizabeth Erlank, daughter of Andries Gustaf Erlank and Susanna Sophia Ritchie, was born on April 10, 1849 and died on February 11, 1924 in Queenstown, Eastern Cape at the age of 74. She married 2 times. The first time she married Abraham Pretorius (mother’s father’s sister-in-law’s uncle’s grandson), son of Johannes Lodewikus “Louw” Pretorius and Engela Helena Lombard, on December 9, 1872 in Burgersdorp, Eastern Cape. He was born on July 4, 1834 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape and died on November 2, 1895 in Grootvlei, Steynsburg, Eastern Cape at the age of 61. The second time she married Johannes Jurgens Lombaard after 1895 in Steynsburg, Eastern Cape.

    2. Jacoba Ritchie Erlank

      Jacoba Ritchie Erlank, teacher (in 1897), daughter of Andries Gustaf Erlank and Susanna Sophia Ritchie, was born on August 27, 1866 and died on July 30, 1904 in Barkly East, Eastern Cape at the age of 37. She married Willem Jacobus Cloete (mother’s step-mother’s great-great-nephew), son of Cornelius Willem Petrus “Lang Kerneels” Cloete and Johanna Sophia Burgers.

      Children of Jacoba Ritchie Erlank and Willem Jacobus Cloete:

      1. Cornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete (18991967)
      2. Sophia Ritche Cloete (19001905)
      3. Willem Jacobus Cloete (19011981)
      4. Private
      5. Johanna Francina “Dollie” Cloete (19041985)
    3. Janet Elizabeth Erlank, daughter of Andries Gustaf Erlank and Susanna Sophia Ritchie, was born on October 28, 1868 in Burgersdorp, Eastern Cape and died on March 28, 1904 in Carolina, Mpumalanga at the age of 35. She married Albert Grobbelaar du Toit (great-grandfather’s uncle’s great-great-nephew), son of Petrus Jacobus du Toit and Louisa Maria Grobbelaar, before 1891 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. He was born on July 11, 1862 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on March 27, 1938 in Pretoria, Gauteng at the age of 75.

      Children of Janet Elizabeth Erlank and Albert Grobbelaar du Toit:

      1. Sophia Janet Ritchie du Toit (1891)
      2. Andreas Petrus du Toit (1894)
      3. Albert Louis du Toit (1896)
      4. Haddon Hendrik du Toit (1898)
    4. Catharina Yda Maria Ritchie, daughter of Jacobus “James” Ritchie and Anna Johanna Marais, was born on May 10, 1854 and died before 1906. She married Frederick Wille.

    5. Anna Elizabeth Ritchie, daughter of Jacobus “James” Ritchie and Anna Johanna Marais, was born on May 29, 1856. She married David Hermanus Maree.

    6. Sophia Cecilia Ritchie, daughter of Jacobus “James” Ritchie and Anna Johanna Marais, was born on December 24, 1858. She married D. J. van de Heever. He died before 1906.

    7. Thomas Ritchie, son of Jacobus “James” Ritchie and Anna Johanna Marais, was born on August 7, 1860 in Roodekraal, Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape and died on December 11, 1901 in Refugee camp hospital, Winburg, Free State at the age of 41. He married Jacomina Margaretha du Plessis, daughter of Gideon Petrus du Plessis and Rachel Jacoba Liebenberg, on March 16, 1885 in Ladybrand, Free State. She was born between 1868 and 1869 in Cape Province and died on August 25, 1901 in Refugee camp hospital, Winburg, Free State.

      Children of Thomas Ritchie and Jacomina Margaretha du Plessis:

      1. Jacobus Ritchie (1886)
      2. Rachel Jacoba Ritchie (1887)
      3. Gideon Petrus Ritchie (18891944)
      4. Thomas Ritchie (1890)
      5. Anna Johanna Ritchie (18921901)
      6. Jacomina Margaretha Ritchie (1894)
      7. Catharina Yda Maria Ritchie (1896)
      8. Christina Margaretha Ritchie (18981901)
      9. John Gabriel Ritchie (19011901)
    8. Charles Petrus Ritchie, son of Jacobus “James” Ritchie and Anna Johanna Marais, was born on July 21, 1862. He married Susanna Elizabeth Warden.

      Children of Charles Petrus Ritchie and Susanna Elizabeth Warden:

      1. Anna Johanna Ritchie (1888)
      2. Jacobus Johannes Ritchie (1890)
      3. Susanna Elizabeth Ritchie (1893)
      4. George Horatio Ritchie (1895)
      5. Charles Petrus Francois Ritchie (1897)
    9. Janetta Elizabeth “Jane” Ritchie, daughter of Jacobus “James” Ritchie and Anna Johanna Marais, was born on September 3, 1864 and died before 1906. She married Pieter George van de Werken.

      Janetta Elizabeth “Jane” Ritchie and Pieter George van de Werken had 1 child.

    10. Elizabeth Maria Ritchie, daughter of Jacobus “James” Ritchie and Anna Johanna Marais, was born on June 26, 1866.

    11. Rachel Magdalena Ritchie, daughter of Jacobus “James” Ritchie and Anna Johanna Marais.