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Lea Jacoba Stander1801

Name
Lea Jacoba Stander
Married name
Gericke
Birth about 1801 34 30

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Baptism September 17, 1801

Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Stander, p114, b8c8.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 2 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 8 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 11 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Marriage of a siblingJohannes Hendrik “Jan” StanderLea Magdalena BarnardView this family
between September 2, 1816 and September 8, 1816 (Age 15 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p297, b4c5d10.
Text:

BEF 1826

Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Stander, p112, b8c5.
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 17 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
MarriageJohan Christiaan GerickeView this family
April 4, 1819 (Age 18 years)
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Citation details: cf b4
Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Stander, p114, b8c8.
Marriage of a siblingBarend Jacobus StanderAnna Sophia de SwardtView this family
April 3, 1820 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Stander, p113, b8c7.
Historical Event 1820 (Age 19 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
Economic Event 1825 (Age 24 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Death of a brotherJohannes Hendrik “Jan” Stander
before 1826 (Age 25 years)

Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Stander, p112, b8c5.
Birth of a son
#1
Adriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke
April 18, 1826 (Age 25 years)
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Citation details: b4c5
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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
Death of a maternal grandmotherMaria Eizabeth Dietlof
February 2, 1831 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Barnard, p136, b2c1.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 34 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 43 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Marriage of a childAdriaan Johan Marthinus GerickeDorothea Hester Catharina LangeView this family
May 19, 1851 (Age 50 years) 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 granddaughter
#1
Anna Magdalena Egberta Gericke
February 22, 1852 (Age 51 years)

Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: b4c5d1
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Lea Jacoba Gericke
calculated 1854 (Age 53 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 56 years)

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Dorothy Catharina Paulina Gericke
calculated 1859 (Age 58 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 60 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
Economic Event 1865 (Age 64 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 66 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
Marriage of a grandchildJohannes Theodorus Gerhardus FerreiraAnna Magdalena Egberta GerickeView this family
September 29, 1873 (Age 72 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 grandchildPieter Daniel TerblansLea Jacoba GerickeView this family
September 29, 1873 (Age 72 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
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 72 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Marriage of a childAdriaan Johan Marthinus GerickeSusanna Johanna Magdalena FoucheView this family
March 26, 1878 (Age 77 years) Husband: 50 years Wife: 23 years
Citation details: Marriage: Adriaan Marthinus GERICKE and Susanna Johanna Magdalena FOUCHE (1878), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-43GK-S?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
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 79 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 100 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 98 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 51 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 53 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 1881 (Age 80 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 85 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 husbandJohan Christiaan Gericke
September 26, 1887 (Age 86 years)
Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: b4
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 103 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 105 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 109 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 111 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
Death of a sonAdriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke
June 15, 1914 (Age 113 years) Age: 88 years 3 months
Address: Great Brak River, District Mossel Bay
Cause: bronchitis
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Citation details: b4c5
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Citation details: Death registration Adriaan GERICKE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22019-26149-17?cc=1779109 : accessed 29 September 2015), 1914 > Mossel Bay > image 157 of 246; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: June 20, 1914
Quality of data: primary evidence
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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
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 113 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 117 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
Deathyes

Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: cf b4
  1. Generation 1
    1. Lea Jacoba Stander, daughter of Adriaan Stander and Geertruyda Elizabeth Barnard, was born about 1801. She married Johan Christiaan Gericke, son of Johan Godfried Gericke and Anna Barbara Gerber, on April 4, 1819 in George, Western Cape. He was born about 1798 in George, Western Cape and died on September 26, 1887 in Mossel Bay, Western Cape.

      Children of Lea Jacoba Stander and Johan Christiaan Gericke:

      1. Adriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke (18261914)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Adriaan Johan Marthinus Gericke, sheep farmer (before 1914), son of Johan Christiaan Gericke and Lea Jacoba Stander, 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. He married 2 times. The first time he married Dorothea Hester Catharina Lange, daughter of Johan Frederik Lange and Anna Helena van Rensburg, on May 19, 1851 in Mossel Bay, Western Cape. She was born on February 21, 1827 and died on August 9, 1876 in Mossel Bay, Western Cape at the age of 49. The second time he married Susanna Johanna Magdalena Fouche on March 26, 1878 in Mossel Bay, Western Cape. She was born calculated 1855.

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

      1. Anna Magdalena Egberta Gericke (1852)
      2. Lea Jacoba Gericke (1854)
      3. Dorothy Catharina Paulina Gericke (1859)
  3. Generation 3back 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.