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Johannes Gerhardus “Jan” KochAge: 71 years19011972

Name
Johannes Gerhardus “Jan” Koch
Given names
Johannes Gerhardus
Nickname
Jan
Surname
Koch
Nickname
Jan
Birth January 12, 1901 33 19

Source: LT GEDCOM
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 20 days)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
Birth of a brotherMichiel Hendrik Koch
March 6, 1902 (Age 13 months)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Publication: database, FamilySearch
Citation details: Marriage: Michael Hendrik KOCH and Maria Magdalena Louisa KROUCAMP (1924), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91V-K19V?cc=2727134 : 27 September 2019), > image 1 of 1; Citing NARS "Civil registration (marriages - coloureds), Transvaal and Swaziland, 1898-1927." The National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria : accessed 9 Oct 2020
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.
Historical Event from 1854 to 1902

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province
Birth of a brotherAndries Herklaas Koch
December 29, 1903 (Age 2 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 3 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Death of a brotherAndries Herklaas Koch
May 4, 1905 (Age 4 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Birth of a sisterAnna Magdalena Egbertha Koch
December 4, 1905 (Age 4 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Epidemic 1906 (Age 4 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohannes Petrus “Jan” Koch
September 29, 1907 (Age 6 years) Age: 73 years 4 months
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Jan Petrus KOCH (1907), MOOC 6/9/583 #3231/1907, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-5YMH?mode=g&i=1151&cat=331262 : accessed 19 Feb 2017 image 1152/2202
Text:

at his residence

Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration: Johannes Petrus KOCH (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-95DK-93N4?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-CWT%3A139969701%2C140563101 : 20 August 2015), 1907 > image 202 of 251; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Birth of a sisterJohanna Andrichetta Thebus Koch
October 24, 1907 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherJohanna Andriëtta Teubes
November 28, 1907 (Age 6 years) Age: 75 years 10 months
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Andriëtta KOCH (1908), MOOC 6/9/588 #410/1908, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-5RF8?mode=g&i=1882&cat=331262 : accessed 19 Feb 2017 image 1883/2202
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Johanna Andriëtta TEUBES (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G5DK-9SRN?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-CWT%3A139969701%2C140563101 : 20 August 2015), 1907 > image 244 of 251; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Birth of a sisterJacoba Egberta “Bertie” Koch
November 28, 1909 (Age 8 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 9 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Birth of a brotherFrederick Wilhelm “Frik” Koch
October 29, 1911 (Age 10 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Epidemic 1912 (Age 10 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 brotherBurgher Ferreira Koch
August 5, 1913 (Age 12 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Birth of a brotherPetrus Daniel “Piet” Koch
July 30, 1915 (Age 14 years)
Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Daniël KOCH (1956), VAB 721/56 No. D 18/4/57, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-998H-B7QB?i=314 : accessed 6 Dec 2018
Birth of a brotherCasper Johannes Koch
November 6, 1917 (Age 16 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a brotherCasper Johannes Koch
November 10, 1917 (Age 16 years)

Baptism of a brotherCasper Johannes Koch
November 10, 1917 (Age 16 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Birth of a brotherAndries Christian David “Dries” Koch
October 10, 1918 (Age 17 years)

Citation details: Gravestone: Andries C.D. KOCH (1918-1982), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3021085 : accessed 14 Oct 2015
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 13 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 16 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
Birth of a brotherMartinus Gericke “Jeppe” Koch
June 25, 1921 (Age 20 years)
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDZ3-GP6 : 27 December 2014), Martinus Gericke Koch and Maria Magdalena Van Staden, 09 Feb 1954; citing Durban, Natal, South Africa; 02812; National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria; 1,938,635 : accessed 17 Jul 2016
Text:

Ouderdom: 32 Gebore 25.6.1921

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDZS-X7Y : 27 December 2014), Martinus Gericke Koch and Susanna Catharina Van Der Merwe, 16 Feb 1948; citing Durban, Natal, South Africa; 01770; National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria; 1,938,593 : accessed 16 Jul 2016
Text:

Geboorteland provinsie plek: Oudsthoorn, Kaapprovinsie

Citation details: Martinus Gericje KOCH, K012/K18
Birth of a brotherEbenhaezer “Eben” Koch
July 31, 1924 (Age 23 years)

Citation details: Ebenhaezer KOCH (1924-1989)
Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Ebenhaezer KOCH, K012/P15
Birth of a son
#1
Michael Hendrik “Mike” Koch
August 22, 1928 (Age 27 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 28 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 maternal grandfatherJohannes Theodorus Gerhardus Ferreira
between September 23, 1930 and September 24, 1930 (Age 29 years) Age: 78 years
Address: Hospital, George
Cause: acute lobar pneumonia
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Johan Gerhardus FERREIRA: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22084-11393-20?cc=1779109 : accessed 6 October 2015), 1930 > George > image 313 of 415; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: September 24, 1930
Text:

23 Sep 1930

Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: http://www.gisa.org.za/site/content/erol-gericke-0
Citation details: cf b4c4d1
Text:

24 Sep 1930

Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Gerhardus FERREIRA (1930), MOOC 6/9/3785 #27993/1930, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HS3N-7?mode=g&i=290&cat=331262 image 291/1314 : accessed 21 Feb 2017
Date of entry in original source: October 8, 1930
Text:

24 Sep 1930

Birth of a daughter
#2
Jacoba Egbertha Johannes “Bertha” Koch
February 17, 1939 (Age 38 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Jacoba Egbertha Johannes KREUNEN (KOCH), K018/M16
Death of a motherJacoba Egberta Ferreira
March 14, 1940 (Age 39 years)
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Jacoba Egberta FERREIRA: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-172310-19?cc=1779109 : accessed 25 September 2015), 1940 > Beaufort West > image 82 of 381; National Archives, Pretoria
Date of entry in original source: March 15, 1940
Text:

Carcinoma of the spine

Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: South Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Records (Stellenbosch Archive), 1690-2011, database with images
Citation details: Burial: Jacoba Egberta KOCH (1940), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-YKXG?i=98&cat=1152816 : accessed 9 Jan 2020
Burial of a motherJacoba Egberta Ferreira
March 15, 1940 (Age 39 years)
Address: Old cemetery, Corner of Blyth and Van Wyk Street, Beaufort West
Publication: South Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Records (Stellenbosch Archive), 1690-2011, database with images
Citation details: Burial: Jacoba Egberta KOCH (1940), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-YKXG?i=98&cat=1152816 : accessed 9 Jan 2020
Death of a fatherMichiel Hendrik Koch
August 12, 1941 (Age 40 years) Age: 73 years
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Michael Hendrik KOCH: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-9718-39131-91?cc=1779109 : accessed 25 September 2015), 1941 > Worcester > image 468 of 790; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: August 12, 1941
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Gravestone: MH KOCH (1868-1941), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1173673 : accessed 25 Sep 2015
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Source: LT GEDCOM
Marriage of a siblingDaniel StanderAnna Magdalena Egbertha KochView this family
after 1943 (Age 41 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Note: Based on estimate for divorce date
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 38 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
Marriage of a siblingPetrus Daniel “Piet” KochStoffelina “Lallie” van SchalkwykView this family
before 1952 (Age 50 years)
Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Daniël KOCH (1956), VAB 721/56 No. D 18/4/57, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-998H-B7QB?i=314 : accessed 6 Dec 2018
Death of a brotherPetrus Daniel “Piet” Koch
June 2, 1956 (Age 55 years) Age: 40 years 10 months
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Daniël KOCH (1956), VAB 721/56 No. D 18/4/57, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-998H-B7QB?i=314 : accessed 6 Dec 2018
Text:

Sterfplek: In motorkar op pad van Paul Roux na Senekal O.V.S. 12 myl uit Paul Roux.

Source: LT GEDCOM
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 60 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 60 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death of a brotherMichiel Hendrik Koch
1966 (Age 64 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Publication: National Archives of South Africa
Citation details: Death notice: Machiel Hendrik KOCH (1966), TAB MHG #9212/66 : accessed 10 Oct 2020
Text:

KOCH, MACHIEL HENDRIK. PREDECEASED SPOUSE MARY ELENA LOUISA KOCH. SURVIVING SPOUSE ELZIE JACOBA KOCH.

Death April 10, 1972 (Age 71 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
  1. Generation 1
    1. Johannes Gerhardus “Jan” Koch, son of Michiel Hendrik Koch and Jacoba Egberta Ferreira, was born on January 12, 1901 and died on April 10, 1972 at the age of 71. He married Hester Magdalena Hendrika Jonker.

      Children of Johannes Gerhardus “Jan” Koch and Hester Magdalena Hendrika Jonker:

      1. Private
      2. Michael Hendrik “Mike” Koch (19281980)
      3. Private
      4. Jacoba Egbertha Johannes “Bertha” Koch (19391992)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. The details of this family are private.
    2. Michael Hendrik “Mike” Koch, son of Johannes Gerhardus “Jan” Koch and Hester Magdalena Hendrika Jonker, was born on August 22, 1928 and died on October 10, 1980 at the age of 52.

      Michael Hendrik “Mike” Koch had 3 children.

    3. The details of this family are private.
    4. Jacoba Egbertha Johannes “Bertha” Koch, daughter of Johannes Gerhardus “Jan” Koch and Hester Magdalena Hendrika Jonker, was born on February 17, 1939 and died on May 1, 1992 at the age of 53.

      Jacoba Egbertha Johannes “Bertha” Koch had 2 children.

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