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Margaretha JoubertAge: 45 years17681813

Name
Margaretha Joubert
Given names
Margaretha
Surname
Joubert
Married name
Margaretha Watermeyer
Birth April 17, 1768 33 28
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, a3. (Gottfried Andreas).
Text:

Kaapstad

Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p625, #14980, b8c5d6.
Baptism April 17, 1768
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, a3. (Gottfried Andreas).
Text:

Kaapstad

Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Joubert, p180, b8c5d6.
Text:

Margaretha ~ 17.4.1768 x Paarl 24.3.1793 Godfried Andries WATERMEYER

Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p625, #14980, b8c5d6.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 8 years)

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Note: Americans declare independece
Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaretha de Villiers
December 2, 1776 (Age 8 years)
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p291, #7100, b8.
Death of a motherMaria Johanna Hugo
about 1779 (Age 10 years)
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p622, #14922, b8c5.
War December 20, 1780 (Age 12 years)

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Note: Britain declares war on the Netherlands. French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English
Historical Event 1780 (Age 11 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
War 1784 (Age 15 years)

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Marriage of a siblingJosua Francois JoubertCatharina Johanna GrundlinghView this family
April 29, 1792 (Age 24 years)

Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p263, #14931, b8c5d4.
MarriageGottfried Andreas WatermeyerView this family
March 24, 1793 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, a3. (Gottfried Andreas).
Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Joubert, p180, b8c5d6.
Text:

Margaretha ~ 17.4.1768 x Paarl 24.3.1793 Godfried Andries WATERMEYER

Historical Event 1795 (Age 26 years)

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Note: The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of the Dutch East India Company and established an independent government at Graaff Reinet. 18 June - Swellendam follows Graaff Reinet and declares a republic under Hermanus Steyn. The Netherlands is invaded by the French under the leadership of Napoléon Bonaparte. A republic is declared by Dutch revolutionaires and the Prince of Orange flees to England. 16 September – British forces under General Sir James Henry Craig seizes the Cape Colony for the Stadtholder Prince William V of Orange. The republics of Graaff Reinet and Swellendam reject the British and the British army is sent in.The start of free trade was announced
Birth of a son
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Friedrich Stephanus Watermeyer
February 25, 1797 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Frederick Stephanus WATERMEYER (1847), MOOC 6/9/43 #8991, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MS2C-X?mode=g&i=405&cat=331262 image 406/2283 : accessed 8 Mar 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 20 years)

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 28 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Baptism of a sonFriedrich Stephanus Watermeyer
March 5, 1797 (Age 28 years)
Religion: Lutheran
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, b3.
Marriage of a siblingJosua Francois JoubertFrancina Jacoba JoubertView this family
April 7, 1811 (Age 42 years)
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p263, #14931, b8c5d4.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 35 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 40 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 43 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Death July 4, 1813 (Age 45 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p32, a3. (Gottfried Andreas).
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p625, #14980, b8c5d6.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Margaretha Joubert, daughter of Joshua Joubert and Maria Johanna Hugo, was born on April 17, 1768 in Wellington, Western Cape and died on July 4, 1813 in Cape Town, Western Cape at the age of 45. She married Gottfried Andreas Watermeyer (second cousin’s son-in-law), son of Bernhard Friedrich Watermeyer and Anna Catherine Nobiling, on March 24, 1793 in Paarl / Drakenstein, Western Cape. He was born on November 9, 1763 in Hamburg, Germany and died on April 13, 1832 at the age of 68.

      Children of Margaretha Joubert and Gottfried Andreas Watermeyer:

      1. Friedrich Stephanus Watermeyer (17971847)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Friedrich Stephanus Watermeyer, businessman, commissioner of Sequestration Dept and farmer, son of Gottfried Andreas Watermeyer and Margaretha Joubert, was born on February 25, 1797 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died on May 31, 1847 in Cape Town, Western Cape at the age of 50. He married Anna Maria Ziervogel, daughter of Aegidius Benedictus Ziervogel and Beatrix Auret, on August 12, 1821 in Cape Town / Stellenbosch, Western Cape. She was born on February 23, 1804 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died about 1864.