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Johanna Francina “Dollie” CloeteAge: 81 years19041985

Name
Johanna Francina “Dollie” Cloete
Given names
Johanna Francina
Surname
Cloete
Nickname
Dollie
Married name
Johanna Francina Delport
Birth July 9, 1904 32 37
Citation details: Johanna Francina DELPORT (CLOETE), D015/M12
Death of a motherJacoba Ritchie Erlank
July 30, 1904 (Age 21 days) Age: 33 years 11 months
Address: Smith Street, Barkly East
Citation details: b4c1d12
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Jacoba Ritchie ERLANK: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-9728-5415-34?cc=1779109&wc=31DM-T36:139964701,140029801 : accessed 24 September 2015), 1904 > Barkly East > image 78 of 125; National Archives, Pretoria.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Jacoba Ritchie ERLANK (1904), MOOC 6/9/506 #2460/1904, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-W9B4-B?mode=g&i=1076&cat=331262 image 1077/2096 : accessed 22 Feb 2017
Note: Gravestone gives 29 July, while all other sources give 30 July.
Death of a sisterSophia Ritche Cloete
April 15, 1905 (Age 9 months)
Cause: Membranous croup
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Sophia Ritchie CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-21988-26313-44?cc=1779109&wc=31DH-YWP:139965001,140029801 : accessed 24 September 2015), 1905 > Barkly East > image 39 of 144; National Archives, Pretoria.
Note: Child living with grandparents at time of death
Epidemic 1906 (Age 17 months)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Marriage of a parentWillem Jacobus CloeteCornelia Susanna “Nellie” WesselsView this family
April 25, 1907 (Age 2 years)
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Marriage: Cornelia Susanna WESSELS and Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1907), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G9QG-RQVN?cc=1910846&wc=39ZF-GPF%3A183083201%2C1301774502%2C1301774601 : 4 November 2016), Free State > Winburg > Marriages 1883-1899 1903-1904 1902-1955 > image 702 of 1280; Dutch Reformed Church Synod Centre, Bloemfontein : accessed 16 Oct 2018
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 5 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 7 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 half-brother… “Jannie” Cloete
before 1918 (Age 13 years)

Birth of a half-sisterNita Estelle Cloete
January 22, 1918 (Age 13 years)
Source: LT GEDCOM
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 10 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 13 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 paternal grandfatherCornelius Willem Petrus “Lang Kerneels” Cloete
October 23, 1929 (Age 25 years)
Cause: diabetes, senility
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22056-65711-89?cc=1779109 : accessed 28 September 2015), 1929 > Barkly East > image 96 of 111; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: October 28, 1929
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1929), MOOC 6/9/3624 #24488/1929, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HSR1-J?i=891&cat=331262 : accessed 18 Feb 2017, image 892/1527
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 25 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 half-brother… “Jannie” Cloete
before 1933 (Age 28 years) Age: ~15

Cause: Het aan sy hart gely
Note: Op 'n jong leeftyd oorlede.
Birth of a son
#1
Gert Cloete Delport
January 24, 1935 (Age 30 years)

Citation details: Gert Cloete DELPORT, Estate file: 020688/2010
Citation details: Gert Cloete DELPORT, D015/E10
Death of a fatherWillem Jacobus Cloete
November 1, 1937 (Age 33 years) Age: 65 years 4 months 25 days
Cause: haemorrhage of the brain and shock as the result of a motor car accident on the night of the 30/10/37
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Willem Jacobus CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-179887-91?cc=1779109 : accessed 17 October 2015), 1937 > Barkly East > image 91 of 200; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: November 1, 1937
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 35 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 56 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 56 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death of a brotherCornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete
February 26, 1967 (Age 62 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 brotherCornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete
March 1, 1967 (Age 62 years)
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Death of a husbandGert Christiaan “Boet” Delport
March 9, 1968 (Age 63 years)
Death of a half-sisterNita Estelle Cloete
November 12, 1976 (Age 72 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p37, b13c7d5.
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKZQ-RVZK : 2 May 2016), Nita Estella Watermeyer, 12 Nov 1976; citing Death, Salisbury, Zimbabwe, National Archives, Harare; FHL microfilm 1,207,277 : accessed 10 Dec 2016
Text:

Salisbury, Rhodesia

Death of a brotherWillem Jacobus Cloete
March 23, 1981 (Age 76 years) Age: 80 years
Residence before 1984 (Age 79 years)
Citation details: Johanna Francina DELPORT (CLOETE), D015/M12
Death October 31, 1985 (Age 81 years)
Source: LT GEDCOM
Burial November 5, 1985 (5 days after death)
  1. Generation 1
    1. Johanna Francina “Dollie” Cloete, daughter of Willem Jacobus Cloete and Jacoba Ritchie Erlank, was born on July 9, 1904 in Barkly East, Eastern Cape and died on October 31, 1985 in Pretoria, Gauteng at the age of 81. She married Gert Christiaan “Boet” Delport (niece’s mother-in-law’s fifth cousin), son of Gert Christian Jurgens Delport and Clementina Letitia Johanna Berry.

      Children of Johanna Francina “Dollie” Cloete and Gert Christiaan “Boet” Delport:

      1. Gert Cloete Delport (19352009)
      2. Private
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Gert Cloete Delport, engineer (before 1984), son of Gert Christiaan “Boet” Delport and Johanna Francina “Dollie” Cloete, was born on January 24, 1935 and died on July 6, 2009 in Shere, Pretoria, Gauteng at the age of 74.

      Gert Cloete Delport had 4 children.

    2. The details of this family are private.
  3. Generation 3back to top
    The details of this generation are private.