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Philippus PoggenpoelAge: 47 years17481795

Name
Philippus Poggenpoel
Given names
Philippus
Surname
Poggenpoel
Birth about 1748
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p20, #80, b5c2d5.
Baptism January 28, 1752 (Age 4 years)
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p20, #80, b5c2d5.
Historical Event 1754 (Age 6 years)

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Note: A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Colony
Epidemic May 1, 1755 (Age 7 years)

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 28 years)

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Note: Americans declare independece
MarriageElisabeth Margaretha JoubertView this family
December 19, 1779 (Age 31 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, p149, b5c2d5.
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p20, #80, b5c2d5.
War December 20, 1780 (Age 32 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 32 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
War 1784 (Age 36 years)

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Birth of a daughter
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Anna Catharina Carolina Poggenpoel
December 16, 1789 (Age 41 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).
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 41 years)

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Note: French Revolution
Baptism of a daughterAnna Catharina Carolina Poggenpoel
January 3, 1790 (Age 42 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).
Historical Event 1795 (Age 47 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
Death June 23, 1795 (Age 47 years)

Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p20, #80, b5c2d5.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Philippus Poggenpoel, son of Julius Poggenpoel and Geertruij Jagers, was born about 1748 in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands and died on June 23, 1795. He married Elisabeth Margaretha Joubert, daughter of Jan Joubert and Maria Roux, on December 19, 1779 in Paarl, Western Cape. She was born about 1761 in Paarl / Drakenstein, Western Cape.

      Children of Philippus Poggenpoel and Elisabeth Margaretha Joubert:

      1. Anna Catharina Carolina Poggenpoel (17891828)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Anna Catharina Carolina Poggenpoel, daughter of Philippus Poggenpoel and Elisabeth Margaretha Joubert, was born on December 16, 1789 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died on January 6, 1828 in Cape Town, Western Cape at the age of 38. She married Gottfried Andreas Watermeyer (mother’s second cousin’s husband), son of Bernhard Friedrich Watermeyer and Anna Catherine Nobiling, between February 6, 1814 and February 9, 1814 in Cape Town, 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 Anna Catharina Carolina Poggenpoel and Gottfried Andreas Watermeyer:

      1. Carel Friedrich Joubert Watermeyer (18151901)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Carel Friedrich Joubert Watermeyer, landed proprietor (before 1901), son of Gottfried Andreas Watermeyer and Anna Catharina Carolina Poggenpoel, was born on January 2, 1815 and died on May 16, 1901 in Forest Cottage, Wynberg, Western Cape at the age of 86. He married 2 times. The first time he married Johanna Wilhelmina “Nancy” Mackerel, daughter of William John Mackerel, on July 19, 1838 in Cape Town, Western Cape. She was born on March 11, 1818 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died on September 8, 1857 in Green Point, Cape Town, Western Cape at the age of 39. The second time he married Julia Hutton, daughter of Henry Hutton and Elizabeth Sophia Beevor, on November 9, 1864 in Wynberg, Western Cape. She was born on August 18, 1829 in Beaumont, Essex, England and died on June 13, 1907 in Wynberg, Western Cape at the age of 77.

      Children of Carel Friedrich Joubert Watermeyer and Johanna Wilhelmina “Nancy” Mackerel:

      1. William Godfried Watermeyer (1840)
      2. Andreas Godfried Watermeyer (18411887)
      3. Joseph Mackrill Watermeyer (1843)

      Children of Carel Friedrich Joubert Watermeyer and Julia Hutton:

      1. Maud Emily Watermeyer (18651944)
      2. Joubert Henry Hutton Watermeyer (18671944)
      3. Adelaide Sophia Louisa Watermeyer (18681949)
      4. James Vipan Maitland Watermeyer (18691939)