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Alfonso BothaAge: 52 years19081961

Name
Alfonso Botha
Given names
Alfonso
Surname
Botha
Birth July 23, 1908 40 37

Publication: email dated 7 Sep 2015
Citation details: H6
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 22 months)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Birth of a brotherTheodorus “Theo” Botha
January 10, 1912 (Age 3 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 3 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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 6 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 6 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 9 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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 10 years)

Publication: email dated 7 Sep 2015
Citation details: H3
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 21 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Citation details: http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
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 27 years)

Publication: email dated 7 Sep 2015
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
Death of a brotherGerrit Olivier Botha
1941 (Age 32 years)

Publication: email dated 7 Sep 2015
Citation details: H2
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 31 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
Death of a motherHenrietta Adriana Meintjies Olivier
August 21, 1948 (Age 40 years)

Publication: email dated 7 Sep 2015
Citation details: cf 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
Death of a brotherMarthinus Johannes Botha
1952 (Age 43 years)

Publication: email dated 7 Sep 2015
Citation details: H1
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 52 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 52 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death 1961 (Age 52 years)

Publication: email dated 7 Sep 2015
Citation details: H6
  1. Generation 1
    1. Alfonso Botha, son of Joseph Frederik Botha and Henrietta Adriana Meintjies Olivier, was born on July 23, 1908 and died in 1961 at the age of 52.