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Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” WelgemoedAge: 81 years19081989

Name
Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” Welgemoed
Nickname
Babes
Married name
Johanna Hendrina Grobler Cloete
Birth January 11, 1908 38 29
Note: Op 'n plaas. Haar broer "Ouboet" is op Palingkloof, Cradock Distrik gebore. Dalk dieselfde plaas?
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 2 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Birth of a brotherWillem Izak Welgemoed
July 20, 1911 (Age 3 years)

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
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Helena “Poppie” Welgemoed
February 19, 1913 (Age 5 years)

Citation details: Gravestone: Elizabeth Helena 'Poppie' BOTHA (1913-1980), (http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1201685 : accessed 4 June 2016
Death of a brotherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
April 3, 1913 (Age 5 years)
Cause: Inquest verdict: Accidental death from fracture of skull
Citation details: cf Stories: Ouma Babes - in haar eie woorde
Text:

'n Grondwal net buite Tarkastad op die Queenstown pad val op David en hy versmoor.

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration David Johannes WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-21986-19722-34?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1913 > Tarka > image 40 of 116; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: April 3, 1913
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration: David Johannes WELGEMOED (1913), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G56W-XQ6?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8M3%3A142477501%2C142185201 : 10 June 2019), Year Unknown > Tarka > image 47 of 316; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Birth of a sisterJudith “Daisy” Welgemoed
May 23, 1914 (Age 6 years)

Citation details: Judith WELGEMOED, W007/K13
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 fatherHendrik Paul Welgemoed
March 11, 1925 (Age 17 years)
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22061-11147-56?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1925 > Tarka > image 52 of 138; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: March 12, 1925
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d4
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1925), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G56W-X9C?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8M3%3A142477501%2C142185201 : 10 June 2019), Year Unknown > Tarka > image 48 of 316; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 18 Sep 2020
Death of a maternal grandfatherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
June 30, 1925 (Age 17 years) Age: 69 years 6 months
Address: Buxton, District Stockenstrom
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d1
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration David Johannes WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22061-14251-50?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1925 > Stockenstrom > image 111 of 240; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: July 1, 1925
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: David Johan WELGEMOED (1925), MOOC 6/9/2820 #8439/1925, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BK-Y7MJ?i=792&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Occupation
Onderwyseres
between 1929 and 1937 (Age 20 years)
Note: In hierdie tydperk ook by Middelburg (Kaap)
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
Occupation
Onderwyseres
from 1938 (Age 29 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed
March 25, 1940 (Age 32 years)
Address: Greystraat
Cause: Carcinoma of Stomach
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Elizabeth Margariet WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-92778-1?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1940 > Tarka > image 26 of 96; National Archives, Pretoria.
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d4
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c2d1e1
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 31 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
Death of a brotherBarend Stephanus van der Merwe “Bennie” Welgemoed
April 1, 1959 (Age 51 years)

Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration: Barend Stefanus van der Merwe WELGEMOED (1959), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G56W-69B?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8M3%3A142477501%2C142185201 : 10 June 2019), Year Unknown > Tarka > image 138 of 316; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 53 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 53 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death of a sisterMaria Magaretha “Meraai” Welgemoed
after September 1964 (Age 56 years)

Death of a brotherHendrik Paul “Ouboet” Welgemoed
May 20, 1965 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d4e1
Text:

20 AUG 1900

Death of a husbandCornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete
February 26, 1967 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: Gravestone: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1899-1967), Barkly East
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Burial of a husbandCornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete
March 1, 1967 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Death of a sisterElizabeth Helena “Poppie” Welgemoed
July 24, 1980 (Age 72 years)

Citation details: Gravestone: Elizabeth Helena 'Poppie' BOTHA (1913-1980), (http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1201685 : accessed 4 June 2016
Death of a sisterJudith “Daisy” Welgemoed
July 15, 1987 (Age 79 years)
Death February 14, 1989 (Age 81 years)
  1. Generation 1
    1. Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” Welgemoed

      Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” Welgemoed, onderwyseres (between 1929 and 1937) and onderwyseres (from 1938), daughter of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, was born on January 11, 1908 in Middelburg, Eastern Cape and died on February 14, 1989 in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape at the age of 81. She married Cornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete (father’s great-uncle’s great-great-grandson), son of Willem Jacobus Cloete and Jacoba Ritchie Erlank.

      Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” Welgemoed and Cornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete had 2 children.

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