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Jonas Michiel Johannes ErlankAge: 79 years17981878

Name
Jonas Michiel Johannes Erlank
Given names
Jonas Michiel Johannes
Surname
Erlank
Also known as
Jonas Michael Johannes Erlank
Birth November 13, 1798 40 22
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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
Occupation
saddle maker

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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 2 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 2 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 4 years)

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Death of a brotherKarel Hendrik Erlank
December 21, 1803 (Age 5 years)
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Birth of a brotherSamuel Karel Erlank
July 2, 1810 (Age 11 years)

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War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 4 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 10 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 13 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Birth of a sisterMaria Catherina Lucretia Erlank
September 8, 1813 (Age 14 years)

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Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 19 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
MarriageSusanna Sophia WilkeView this family
June 4, 1820 (Age 21 years)
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Historical Event 1820 (Age 21 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
Birth of a son
#1
Johannes Gustaaf Joachim Erlank
May 30, 1821 (Age 22 years)

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Baptism of a sonJohannes Gustaaf Joachim Erlank
July 29, 1821 (Age 22 years)
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Marriage of a siblingAndries Gustaf ErlankAnna Maria Catharina BisschoffView this family
April 6, 1823 (Age 24 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 24 years)
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Birth of a son
#2
Jonas Michiel Erlank
February 27, 1825 (Age 26 years)

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Economic Event 1825 (Age 26 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Baptism of a sonJonas Michiel Erlank
March 20, 1825 (Age 26 years)
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Birth of a daughter
#3
Susanna Sophia Erlank
May 25, 1827 (Age 28 years)

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Baptism of a daughterSusanna Sophia Erlank
June 24, 1827 (Age 28 years)
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Birth of a son
#4
Samuel Carel Erlank
between July 2, 1832 and August 2, 1832 (Age 33 years)

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Baptism of a sonSamuel Carel Erlank
August 19, 1832 (Age 33 years)
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Death of a sisterFrancina Carolina Gustava Erlank
December 26, 1832 (Age 34 years)
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Historical Event 1835 (Age 36 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 38 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 45 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Elizabeth Susanna Erlank
October 24, 1856 (Age 57 years)

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Historical Event from 1854 to 1902 (Age 55 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
Baptism of a granddaughterElizabeth Susanna Erlank
November 30, 1856 (Age 58 years)
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Birth of a grandson
#2
Jonas Michiel Erlank
September 23, 1858 (Age 59 years)

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Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 58 years)

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Baptism of a grandsonJonas Michiel Erlank
October 31, 1858 (Age 59 years)
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Birth of a grandson
#3
Izak Jacobus Erlank
November 14, 1861 (Age 63 years)

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War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 62 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
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 53 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.
Baptism of a grandsonIzak Jacobus Erlank
November 24, 1861 (Age 63 years)
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Economic Event 1865 (Age 66 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Death of a wifeSusanna Sophia Wilke
April 24, 1867 (Age 68 years)
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Economic Event 1867 (Age 68 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
Birth of a grandson
#4
Johannes Gustaaf Erlank
December 28, 1869 (Age 71 years)

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Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Gustaaf Erlank
February 6, 1870 (Age 71 years)
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Economic Event September 1873 (Age 74 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Death July 28, 1878 (Age 79 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
  1. Generation 1
    1. Jonas Michiel Johannes Erlank, saddle maker, son of Gustav Erlank and Catharina Maria Wilke, was born on November 13, 1798 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on July 28, 1878 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 79. He married Susanna Sophia Wilke (sister-in-law’s second cousin’s daughter), daughter of Johannes Joachim Wilke and Susanna Sophia Burger, on June 4, 1820 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. She died on April 24, 1867 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Jonas Michiel Johannes Erlank and Susanna Sophia Wilke:

      1. Johannes Gustaaf Joachim Erlank (18211897)
      2. Jonas Michiel Erlank (18251916)
      3. Susanna Sophia Erlank (1827)
      4. Samuel Carel Erlank (1832)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Jonas Michiel Erlank, son of Jonas Michiel Johannes Erlank and Susanna Sophia Wilke, was born on February 27, 1825 and died on July 28, 1916 in Kimberley, Northern Cape at the age of 91. He married Elizabeth Susanna “Johanna” van den Berg (first cousin’s wife’s step-mother’s first cousin), daughter of Izak Jacobus van den Berg and Elisabeth Susanna Joubert,. She was born on December 19, 1836 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Jonas Michiel Erlank and Elizabeth Susanna “Johanna” van den Berg:

      1. Elizabeth Susanna Erlank (1856)
      2. Jonas Michiel Erlank (18581906)
      3. Izak Jacobus Erlank (18611932)
      4. Johannes Gustaaf Erlank (1869)
      5. Susanna Sophia Elizabeth Erlank (1881)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Jonas Michiel Erlank, son of Jonas Michiel Erlank and Elizabeth Susanna “Johanna” van den Berg, was born on September 23, 1858 and died on June 20, 1906 in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape at the age of 47. He married Elizabeth Susanna Schoombee (first cousin), daughter of Andries Lodewikus Schoombee and Anna Susanna van den Berg,. She was born on June 11, 1864 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Jonas Michiel Erlank and Elizabeth Susanna Schoombee:

      1. Johannes Michael “Mike” Erlank (18931969)
      2. Anna Aletta Erlank (18951927)
      3. Andries Schoombie Erlank (1898)
      4. George Stephen Erlank (19031966)