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Anna Maria Elizabeth Erlank1874

Name
Anna Maria Elizabeth Erlank
Given names
Anna Maria Elizabeth
Surname
Erlank
Birth August 28, 1874 50 47

Citation details: b4c1d16
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
Citation details: Baptism: Anna Maria Elizabeth ERLANK (1874), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSF3-VSC5-G?cat=1156624 : accessed 27 Feb 2021
Baptism September 29, 1874 (Age 32 days)
Citation details: Baptism: Anna Maria Elizabeth ERLANK (1874), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSF3-VSC5-G?cat=1156624 : accessed 27 Feb 2021
Death of a brotherJohan Jacobus Erlank
August 5, 1877 (Age 2 years)
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Death of a paternal grandfatherAndries Gustaf Erlank
February 12, 1879 (Age 4 years) Age: 77 years
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Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Andries Gustaaf ERLANK (1879), MOOC 6/9/169 #6622/1879, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-W388-X?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZR%3A1598082383 : 28 September 2018), 007844949 > image 1698 of 2103; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 2 Dec 2018
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 6 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 6 years)
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Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area
Economic Event 1886 (Age 11 years)
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Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all.
Death of a motherSusanna Sophia Ritchie
May 26, 1887 (Age 12 years) Age: 59 years 10 months
Citation details: b4c1
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
Marriage of a siblingAlbert Grobbelaar du ToitJanet Elizabeth ErlankView this family
before 1891 (Age 16 years)
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Janet Elizabeth ERLANK (1904), TAB MHG #5429/1904, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS92-H7DV-T?cc=2520237&wc=Q6NX-RBV%3A1590242339 : 16 December 2016), 007805278 > image 1266 of 1430; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 2 Dec 2018
Citation details: Gravestone: Janet Elizabeth ERLANK (1868-1904), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3346271 : accessed 2 Dec 2018
Marriage of a siblingJohannes Jurgens LombaardMaria Elizabeth ErlankView this family
after 1895 (Age 20 years)
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Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 26 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 25 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 29 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Death of a sisterJanet Elizabeth Erlank
March 28, 1904 (Age 29 years) Age: 35 years 5 months
Citation details: b4c1d13
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Janet Elizabeth ERLANK (1904), TAB MHG #5429/1904, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS92-H7DV-T?cc=2520237&wc=Q6NX-RBV%3A1590242339 : 16 December 2016), 007805278 > image 1266 of 1430; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 2 Dec 2018
Citation details: Gravestone: Janet Elizabeth ERLANK (1868-1904), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3346271 : accessed 2 Dec 2018
Death of a sisterJacoba Ritchie Erlank
July 30, 1904 (Age 29 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.
Epidemic 1906 (Age 31 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 35 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 37 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 39 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 43 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
Death of a sisterMaria Elizabeth Erlank
February 11, 1924 (Age 49 years)
Address: 23 Porter Street, Queenstown
Cause: cerebral haemorrhage
Citation details: b4c1d2
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Maria Elizabeth ERLANK: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-21985-72273-47?cc=1779109 : accessed 30 September 2015), 1924 > Queenstown > image 115 of 972; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: February 11, 1924
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sisterSusanna Sophia Erlank
December 16, 1925 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: b4c1d8
Death of a brotherThomas Erland Erlank
about 1928 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: b4c1d4
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 55 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
Death of a sisterHester Christina Johanna Adriana Erlank
April 7, 1930 (Age 55 years) Age: 68 years 8 months
Address: Nuweplaats, District Albert, Station Molteno
Citation details: b4c1d10 (ongetroud)
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Hester Christina Johanna Adriana ERLANK: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22075-36696-82?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1930 > Albert > image 67 of 232; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: April 8, 1930
Text:

Intended burial, cemetery Molteno

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Citation details: Death notice: Hester Christina Johanna Adriana ERLANK (1930), MOOC 6/9/3694 #26047/1930, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-Z66G?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-91W%3A1598062321 : 28 September 2018), 007735890 > image 691 of 1309; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 2 Dec 2018
Death of a brotherAndries Gustav Erlank
July 1, 1935 (Age 60 years) Age: 87 years 9 months
Citation details: b4c1d1
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death notice: Andries Gustav ERLANK (1935), VAB MHG #26877/1935, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-6FDS-WLR?i=2086&cat=195564 : accessed 2 Dec 2018
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 65 years)

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Note: World War II
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 86 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 86 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Historical Event February 11, 1990 (Age 115 years)

Note: Nelson Mandela [released] (http://www.useful.url)
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    1. Anna Maria Elizabeth Erlank, daughter of Andries Gustaf Erlank and Susanna Sophia Ritchie, was born on August 28, 1874.