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Maria Cornelia Beatha Erlank1797

Name
Maria Cornelia Beatha Erlank
Given names
Maria Cornelia Beatha
Surname
Erlank
Also known as
Maria Cornelia Bertha Erlank
Birthyes

Baptism January 8, 1797
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Citation details: (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VFT9-TPV : 4 December 2014), Maria Cornelia Bertha Erlank, 08 Jan 1797, Baptism; citing p. , Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa, State Archives, Cape Province; FHL microfilm 2,214,108 : accessed 27 Jan 2017
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 56 days)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Birth of a brotherJonas Michiel Johannes Erlank
November 13, 1798 (Age 22 months)
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Citation details: Death notice: Jonas Michael Johannes ERLANK (1878), MOOC 6/9/164 #5624/1878, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-W38W-D?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZR%3A1598082383 : 28 September 2018), 007844949 > image 628 of 2103; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 2 Dec 2018
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Birth of a brotherAndries Gustaf Erlank
about March 1801 (Age 4 years)
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Text:

EST 1800

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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
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Baptism of a brotherAndries Gustaf Erlank
April 19, 1801 (Age 4 years)
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Citation details: (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VFTS-NYX : 4 December 2014), Andries Gustav Erlank, 19 Apr 1801, Baptism; citing p. , Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa, State Archives, Cape Province; FHL microfilm 2,214,108 : accessed 27 Jan 2017
Birth of a brotherKarel Hendrik Erlank
September 9, 1803 (Age 6 years)

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Death of a brotherKarel Hendrik Erlank
December 21, 1803 (Age 6 years)
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Birth of a brotherSamuel Karel Erlank
July 2, 1810 (Age 13 years)

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Birth of a sisterMaria Catherina Lucretia Erlank
September 8, 1813 (Age 16 years)

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War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 6 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 11 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 14 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 21 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Marriage of a siblingJonas Michiel Johannes ErlankSusanna Sophia WilkeView this family
June 4, 1820 (Age 23 years)
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Historical Event 1820 (Age 22 years)

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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 siblingAndries Gustaf ErlankAnna Maria Catharina BisschoffView this family
April 6, 1823 (Age 26 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Anna Maria Catharina Jacoba BISSCHOF (1836), MOOC 6/9/9 #1700, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-6QFL?i=1871&cat=331262 image 1871-2/2202 : accessed 4 March 2017
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Citation details: Marriage: Andries Gustaf ERLANK and Anna Maria Cathia Jac BISHOF (1823), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-QDG7?i=103&cat=959223 : accessed 11 Apr 2020
Death of a fatherGustav Erlank
August 27, 1823 (Age 26 years)
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Economic Event 1825 (Age 27 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Death of a sisterFrancina Carolina Gustava Erlank
December 26, 1832 (Age 35 years)
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Historical Event 1835 (Age 37 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Marriage of a siblingAndries Gustaf ErlankAnna Catharina Susanna MinnaarView this family
November 25, 1836 (Age 39 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Anna Catherina Susana MINNAAR (1879), MOOC 6/9/169 #6788/1879, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-W3DG-C?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZR%3A1598082383 : 28 September 2018), 007844949 > image 1873 of 2103; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 2 Dec 2018
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Citation details: Marriage: Andries Gustaf ERLANCK and Anna Catharina Susanna MINNAAR (1836), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-QDZN?cat=959223 : accessed 11 Apr 2020
Town founded 1844 (Age 46 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 59 years)

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 64 years)

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Note: American Civil War: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War
Death of a brotherJonas Michiel Johannes Erlank
July 28, 1878 (Age 81 years) Age: 79 years 8 months 15 days
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Citation details: Death notice: Jonas Michael Johannes ERLANK (1878), MOOC 6/9/164 #5624/1878, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-W38W-D?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZR%3A1598082383 : 28 September 2018), 007844949 > image 628 of 2103; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 2 Dec 2018
Death of a brotherAndries Gustaf Erlank
February 12, 1879 (Age 82 years) Age: 77 years
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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 83 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 104 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 102 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 54 years)

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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 (Age 56 years)

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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
Economic Event 1865 (Age 67 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 69 years)
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Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 76 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Economic Event 1881 (Age 83 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 88 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.
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 107 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 108 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 113 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 114 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
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 117 years)

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Note: World War I
Deathyes

  1. Generation 1
    1. Maria Cornelia Beatha Erlank, daughter of Gustav Erlank and Catharina Maria Wilke, was baptized on January 8, 1797 in Cape Town, Western Cape.