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Daniël Blom1732

Name
Daniël Blom
Given names
Daniël
Surname
Blom
Baptism August 3, 1732

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2c6.
Marriage of a siblingChristoffel BothaCatharina BlomView this family
November 10, 1737 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Vol. 13, T-U (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1086-5
Citation details: du Toit, p246, a1b5c1d3.
Publication: Vol. 13, T-U (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1086-5
Citation details: du Toit, p239, a1b5c1d1.
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2c1.
Publication: Robertson, Delia. The First Fifty Years Project.
Citation details: Christoffel Bota (1713-), http://www.e-family.co.za/ffy/g8/p8866.htm : accessed 1 Dec 2019
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Marriage: Christoffel BOTHA and Catharina BLOM (1737), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-6LX3-JMF?cc=1478678&wc=M6GW-YM9%3A49605401%2C49605402%2C50282101%2C50492501 : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Stellenbosch > Marriages 1700-1788 > image 14 of 39; State Archives, Cape Province : accessed 1 Dec 2019
Historical Event 1754 (Age 21 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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 22 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
Marriage of a parentStephanus du ToitMaria JacobsView this family
February 13, 1757 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Vol. 13, T-U (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1086-5
Citation details: du Toit, p280, a1b8.
Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Jacobs, p44, Pierre Jacob, b5c2.
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2.
Marriage of a siblingWillem JoubertAgatha BlomView this family
June 19, 1757 (Age 24 years)
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p20, #91, b5c4.
MarriageMagdalena Anna du PlessisView this family
December 20, 1761 (Age 29 years)
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2c6.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p158, b2c4d1.
Baptism of a sonCarel Blom
January 1, 1767 (Age 34 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2c6d3.
Marriage of a siblingJacob NaudéMaria Elisabeth BlomView this family
January 21, 1770 (Age 37 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p424, a1b1c3d1.
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Naudé, p17, b1.
Death of a maternal grandmotherLouisa Cordier
November 22, 1774 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Pienaar, p14, b2.
Baptism of a daughterMaria Magdalena Blom
February 25, 1776 (Age 43 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p308, b2c6d6.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 43 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Americans declare independece
Marriage of a siblingJacob MaraisMaria Elisabeth BlomView this family
February 7, 1780 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p424, a1b1c3d1.
War December 20, 1780 (Age 48 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Britain declares war on the Netherlands. French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English
Historical Event 1780 (Age 47 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
War 1784 (Age 51 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Death of a sisterAgatha Blom
November 16, 1790 (Age 58 years)
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p20, #91, b5c4.
Marriage of a childCarel BlomGeertruy du PreezView this family
October 21, 1792 (Age 60 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2c6d3.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Preez, p333, b4c2d1e4.
Marriage of a childSalomon Jacobus JacobsMaria Magdalena BlomView this family
November 9, 1794 (Age 62 years)

Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Salomon Jacobus JACOBS (1841), MOOC 6/9/26 #5507, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQVZ-S?mode=g&i=1551&cat=331262 image 1552/2223 : accessed 2 Apr 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Jacobs, p47, Pierre Jacob, b5c3d12.
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p308, b2c6d6.
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 56 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 62 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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
Baptism of a granddaughterRachel Charlotte Blom
February 14, 1796 (Age 63 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2c6d3e2.
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 64 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Death of a sisterMaria Elisabeth Blom
March 19, 1808 (Age 75 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Marais, p424, a1b1c3d1.
Marriage of a grandchildMarthinus Johannes Hendrik HerbstRachel Charlotte BlomView this family
December 26, 1809 (Age 77 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p338, b4c5d11.
Text:

Rachel S. Blom

Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: Herbst, p328, b3.
Citation details: Marriage: Martinus Johannes Hendrik HERBST and Rachel Charlotta BLOM (1809), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-QD1M?i=62&cat=959223 : accessed 31 Jan 2019
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 70 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 76 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 79 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 86 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 87 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: 17 March - The first British settlers arrived in Table Bay, Cape Town on the Nautilus and the Chapman. 1 May - The Albury reaches Cape Town bringing settlers to Albany, South Africa. They arrive in Algoa Bay on 15 May. 2 May - La Belle Alliance reached Cape Town. She brought British settlers to Algoa Bay. 4000 British settlers started arriving in Algoa Bay (Port Elizabeth), they settled in Grahamstown and along the frontier
Economic Event 1825 (Age 92 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835 (Age 102 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 111 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Deathyes

  1. Generation 1
    1. Daniël Blom, son of Pieter Barend Blom and Maria Jacobs, was baptized on August 3, 1732. He married Magdalena Anna du Plessis (aunt’s sister-in-law), daughter of Charl du Plessis and Maria van Ellewee, on December 20, 1761 in Paarl, Western Cape. She was baptized on November 18, 1742 in Paarl, Western Cape.

      Children of Daniël Blom and Magdalena Anna du Plessis:

      1. Carel Blom (1767)
      2. Maria Magdalena Blom (1776)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Carel Blom, son of Daniël Blom and Magdalena Anna du Plessis, was baptized on January 1, 1767. He married Geertruy du Preez (third cousin), daughter of Francois Johannes du Preez and Rachel Magdalena du Plessis, on October 21, 1792. She was baptized on April 2, 1775.

      Children of Carel Blom and Geertruy du Preez:

      1. Rachel Charlotte Blom (1796)
    2. Maria Magdalena Blom, daughter of Daniël Blom and Magdalena Anna du Plessis, was baptized on February 25, 1776. She married Salomon Jacobus Jacobs (first cousin once removed ascending), son of Daniel Jacobs and Maria Nortjier, on November 9, 1794. He was born calculated March 1765 and died on December 18, 1841.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Rachel Charlotte Blom, daughter of Carel Blom and Geertruy du Preez, was baptized on February 14, 1796. She married Marthinus Johannes Hendrik Herbst (mother’s great-aunt’s great-nephew), son of Johann Georg Herbst and Johanna Margaretha Lubbe, on December 26, 1809 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. He was baptized on March 19, 1790 and died on February 6, 1856 in Kapokfontein, Smithfield, Free State at the age of 65.

      Children of Rachel Charlotte Blom and Marthinus Johannes Hendrik Herbst:

      1. Gertruida Elizabeth Herbst (18141882)