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Dorothea Hester Catharina LangeAge: 49 years18271876

Name
Dorothea Hester Catharina Lange
Given names
Dorothea Hester Catharina
Surname
Lange
Married name
Dorothea Hester Catharina Gericke
Also known as
Dorothea Johanna Wilhelmina
Birth February 21, 1827 34

Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: cf b4c5
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Lange, p36, b8c4.
Baptism February 26, 1828 (Age 12 months)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Lange, p36, b8c4.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Brown

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Citation details: Death notice: Bedford BROWN (1848), MOOC 6/9/46 #9730, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MSLX-8?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZJ%3A1598082368 : 12 September 2017), 007844937 > image 1223 of 2283; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Apr 2020
Death of a fatherJohan Frederik Lange
before June 8, 1834 (Age 7 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Lange, p35, b8.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 7 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 16 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
MarriageBedford BrownView this family
September 13, 1847 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Lange, p36, b8c4.
Citation details: Marriage: Bedford BROWN and Dorothea Hester Catharina LANGE (1847), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-WWK4?i=439&cat=244034 : accessed 21 Apr 2020
Death of a husbandBedford Brown
July 19, 1848 (Age 21 years) Age: 30 years

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Citation details: Death notice: Bedford BROWN (1848), MOOC 6/9/46 #9730, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MSLX-8?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZJ%3A1598082368 : 12 September 2017), 007844937 > image 1223 of 2283; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Apr 2020
MarriageAdriaan Johan Marthinus GerickeView this family
May 19, 1851 Husband: 25 years Wife: 24 years
Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: cf b4c5
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Lange, p36, b8c4.
Citation details: Marriage: Adriaan Marthinus GERICKE and Dorothea Hester Catharina LANGE (1851), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSK8-G95J-W?i=523&cat=244034 : accessed 22 Apr 2020
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Citation details: Death notice: Adriaan Marthinus GERICKE (1914), MOOC 6/9/757 #1750, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-TQ7L?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SDL%3A1598092349 : 28 September 2018), 007845006 > image 855 of 1290; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Apr 2020
Birth of a daughter
#2
Anna Magdalena Egberta Gericke
February 22, 1852 (Age 25 years)

Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: b4c5d1
Birth of a daughter
#3
Lea Jacoba Gericke
calculated 1854 (Age 26 years)

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Citation details: Death notice: Dorothea Hester Catharina LANGE (1876), MOOC 6/9/156 #3179, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQN-XCDC?i=194&cat=331262 image 195/2181 : accessed 24 Mar 2017
Citation details: Marriage: Pieter Daniel TERBLANS and Lea Jacoba GERICKE (1873), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-83D9-9?i=439&cat=959223 : accessed 22 Apr 2020
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 29 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Birth of a daughter
#4
Dorothy Catharina Paulina Gericke
calculated 1859 (Age 31 years)

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Citation details: Death notice: Dorothea Hester Catharina LANGE (1876), MOOC 6/9/156 #3179, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQN-XCDC?i=194&cat=331262 image 195/2181 : accessed 24 Mar 2017
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 34 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
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
Marriage of a childJohannes Theodorus Gerhardus FerreiraAnna Magdalena Egberta GerickeView this family
September 29, 1873 (Age 46 years) Husband: 21 years Wife: 20 years
Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: cf b4c4d1
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Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Gerhardus FERREIRA (1930), MOOC 6/9/3785 #27993/1930, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HS3N-7?mode=g&i=290&cat=331262 image 291/1314 : accessed 21 Feb 2017
Citation details: Marriage: Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus FERREIRA and Anna Magdalena Egbertha GERICKE (1873), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-83ZH-7?i=440&cat=959223 : accessed 30 Jan 2019
Marriage of a childPieter Daniel TerblansLea Jacoba GerickeView this family
September 29, 1873 (Age 46 years) Husband: 24 years Wife: 19 years
Citation details: Marriage: Pieter Daniel TERBLANS and Lea Jacoba GERICKE (1873), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-83D9-9?i=439&cat=959223 : accessed 22 Apr 2020
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 24 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 26 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 37 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 39 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 46 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Death August 9, 1876 Age: 49 years
Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: cf b4c5
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Citation details: Death notice: Dorothea Hester Catharina LANGE (1876), MOOC 6/9/156 #3179, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQN-XCDC?i=194&cat=331262 image 195/2181 : accessed 24 Mar 2017
  1. Generation 1
    1. Dorothea Hester Catharina Lange, daughter of Johan Frederik Lange and Anna Helena van Rensburg, was born on February 21, 1827 and died on August 9, 1876 in Mossel Bay, Western Cape at the age of 49. She married 2 times. The first time she married Bedford Brown, son of John Brown and Elizabeth , on September 13, 1847 in Mossel Bay, Western Cape. He was born on February 9, 1818 in Exeter, Devon, England and died on July 19, 1848 at the age of 30. The second time she married Adriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke, son of Johan Christiaan Gericke and Lea Jacoba Stander, on May 19, 1851 in Mossel Bay, Western Cape. He was born on April 18, 1826 in Geelhoutboom, George, Western Cape and died on June 15, 1914 in Wolwedans, Mossel Bay, Western Cape at the age of 88.

      Children of Dorothea Hester Catharina Lange and Bedford Brown:

      1. Elizabeth Brown

      Children of Dorothea Hester Catharina Lange and Adriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke:

      1. Anna Magdalena Egberta Gericke (1852)
      2. Lea Jacoba Gericke (1854)
      3. Dorothy Catharina Paulina Gericke (1859)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Anna Magdalena Egberta Gericke, daughter of Adriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke and Dorothea Hester Catharina Lange, was born on February 22, 1852. She married Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus Ferreira (father’s mother’s second cousin’s step-son’s son), son of Andries Hercules Ferreira and Geziena Johanna Keyter, on September 29, 1873 in George, Western Cape. He was born on December 12, 1852 in Dist. Mossel Bay, Western Cape and died between September 23, 1930 and September 24, 1930 in George, Western Cape.

      Children of Anna Magdalena Egberta Gericke and Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus Ferreira:

      1. Andries Herklaas Ferreira (1930)
      2. Dorothea Ferreira
      3. Gezina Ferreira (1930)
      4. Marthinus Ferreira (1930)
      5. Jacoba Egberta Ferreira (18811940)
      6. Johannes Burgers Ferreira
      7. Hendrik Esaias Ferreira
      8. Salmina Ferreira (1930)
      9. Georgina Ferreira (1930)
      10. Petrus Ferreira (1930)
      11. Esther Ferreira
    2. Lea Jacoba Gericke, daughter of Adriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke and Dorothea Hester Catharina Lange, was born calculated 1854. She married Pieter Daniel Terblans on September 29, 1873 in George, Western Cape. He was born calculated 1849.

    3. Dorothy Catharina Paulina Gericke, daughter of Adriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke and Dorothea Hester Catharina Lange, was born calculated 1859. She married Pieter Johannes Terblans.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Jacoba Egberta Ferreira

      Jacoba Egberta Ferreira, daughter of Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus Ferreira and Anna Magdalena Egberta Gericke, was born on October 9, 1881 and died on March 14, 1940 in Acacia District, Beaufort West, Western Cape at the age of 58. She married Michiel Hendrik Koch (father’s step-mother’s second cousin’s step-son’s son), son of Johannes Petrus “Jan” Koch and Johanna Andriëtta Teubes, on April 10, 1900 in George, Western Cape. He was born on October 18, 1867 and died on August 12, 1941 in Osplaas, De Doorns, Western Cape at the age of 73.