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Magdalena Anna du Plessis1742

Name
Magdalena Anna du Plessis
Given names
Magdalena Anna
Surname
du Plessis
Married name
Magdalena Anna Blom
Baptism November 18, 1742
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p158, b2c4d1.
Baptism of a brotherGabriel du Plessis
October 4, 1750 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d5.
Baptism of a sisterMaria Agatha du Plessis
June 4, 1752 (Age 9 years)

Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nienaber, p282, a1.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d6.
Baptism of a sisterJohanna Elisabeth du Plessis
September 23, 1753 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d7.
Historical Event 1754 (Age 11 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 12 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
Baptism of a sisterMartha Sophia du Plessis
July 5, 1755 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d8.
Baptism of a brotherDaniël du Plessis
July 10, 1757 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d9.
Death of a motherMaria van Ellewee
October 9, 1761 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p158, b2c4.
MarriageDaniël BlomView this family
December 20, 1761 (Age 19 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.
Marriage of a parentCharl du PlessisGeertruy BoeiensView this family
February 14, 1762 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p158, b2c4.
Baptism of a half-sisterGeertruy Magdalena du Plessis
November 7, 1762 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p167, b2c4d12.
Baptism of a sonCarel Blom
January 1, 1767 (Age 24 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2c6d3.
Death of a paternal grandfatherJean Louis du Plessis
March 14, 1768 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p154, b2.
Marriage of a siblingJan Hendrik NienaberMaria Agatha du PlessisView this family
October 13, 1771 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nienaber, p282, a1.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d6.
Marriage of a siblingZacharias Arend EloffMartha Sophia du PlessisView this family
May 2, 1772 (Age 29 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d8.
Marriage of a parentCharl du PlessisMaria Susanna van NiekerkView this family
December 20, 1772 (Age 30 years)

Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p158, b2c4.
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: van Niekerk, p262, b4c2.
Marriage of a siblingPhilip Jacob NaudéJohanna Elisabeth du PlessisView this family
August 4, 1774 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Naudé, p38, a2.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d7.
Baptism of a daughterMaria Magdalena Blom
February 25, 1776 (Age 33 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p308, b2c6d6.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 33 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Americans declare independece
Death of a paternal grandmotherMadeleine Rousseau
October 2, 1780 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p154, b2.
War December 20, 1780 (Age 38 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 37 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
Marriage of a siblingDaniël du PlessisMaria Magdalena PretoriusView this family
January 28, 1781 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d9.
Marriage of a siblingJonathan FourieMartha Sophia du PlessisView this family
May 13, 1781 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p280, b4c5d6.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d8.
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Fourie, p354, b21.
Marriage of a half-siblingJan TheronGeertruy Magdalena du PlessisView this family
December 11, 1781 (Age 39 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p167, b2c4d12.
Marriage of a siblingGabriel du PlessisMagdalena Maria VenterView this family
February 23, 1783 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p761, b2c5d4e2.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d5.
Marriage of a siblingDaniël du PlessisMaria Magdalena van den BergView this family
May 18, 1783 (Age 40 years)

Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d9.
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Berg, p223, b1c2d3.
War 1784 (Age 41 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Marriage of a siblingGabriel du PlessisHester VenterView this family
May 2, 1790 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d5.
Death of a sisterJohanna Elisabeth du Plessis
March 18, 1791 (Age 48 years)

Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d7.
Marriage of a childCarel BlomGeertruy du PreezView this family
October 21, 1792 (Age 49 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 siblingJan Andries BeetgeMaria Agatha du PlessisView this family
September 14, 1794 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d6.
Marriage of a childSalomon Jacobus JacobsMaria Magdalena BlomView this family
November 9, 1794 (Age 51 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.
Historical Event 1795 (Age 52 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 53 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Blom, p307, b2c6d3e2.
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 54 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Death of a fatherCharl du Plessis
July 31, 1797 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p158, b2c4.
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 46 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French Revolution
Marriage of a siblingJohan Christiaan LamprechtMartha Sophia du PlessisView this family
August 16, 1801 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p165, b2c4d8.
Marriage of a grandchildMarthinus Johannes Hendrik HerbstRachel Charlotte BlomView this family
December 26, 1809 (Age 67 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
Marriage of a half-siblingCarel de VogelGeertruy Magdalena du PlessisView this family
August 29, 1813 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p167, b2c4d12.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 60 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 66 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 69 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 75 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 77 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 82 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835 (Age 92 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 101 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 114 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 118 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Citation details: http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Note: American Civil War: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 109 years)

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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 (Age 111 years)

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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
Deathyes

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

      Children of Magdalena Anna du Plessis and Daniël Blom:

      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)