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Gerrit Olivier BothaAge: 45 years18951941

Name
Gerrit Olivier Botha
Given names
Gerrit Olivier
Surname
Botha
Birth February 1895 27 24

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Citation details: H2
Birth of a brotherJoseph Frederick Botha
1897 (Age 23 months)

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Birth of a sisterElizabeth Johanna Catharina Botha
March 13, 1900 (Age 5 years)

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Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 6 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 4 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 9 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 10 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Birth of a brotherAlfonso Botha
July 23, 1908 (Age 13 years)

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Citation details: H6
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 15 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Birth of a brotherTheodorus “Theo” Botha
January 10, 1912 (Age 16 years)

Citation details: Gravestone: Theo BOTHA (1912-1981), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1201688 : accessed 4 June 2016
Epidemic 1912 (Age 16 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 paternal grandfatherMarthinus Johannes Botha
July 14, 1915 (Age 20 years) Age: 77 years 5 months
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Marthinus Johannes BOTHA (1915), MOOC 6/9/795 #2172, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-998L-Q?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SDG%3A1598092342 : 28 September 2018), 007845009 > image 621 of 1314; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 25 Dec 2019
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 19 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 22 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 brotherJoseph Frederick Botha
1919 (Age 23 years)

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Citation details: H3
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 34 years)

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Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
Death of a fatherJoseph Frederik Botha
February 21, 1936 (Age 41 years)

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Citation details: G5
Citation details: Gravestone: Joseph Frederick BOTHA (1867-1936) and Henrietta Adriana Meintjies OLIVIER (1870-1948), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3342007 : accessed 25 Dec 2019
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 44 years)

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Note: World War II
Death 1941 (Age 45 years)

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Citation details: H2
  1. Generation 1
    1. Gerrit Olivier Botha, son of Joseph Frederik Botha and Henrietta Adriana Meintjies Olivier, was born in February 1895 and died in 1941 at the age of 45.