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Jacobus Arnoldus Stephanus TheronAge: 74 years18681943

Name
Jacobus Arnoldus Stephanus Theron
Given names
Jacobus Arnoldus Stephanus
Surname
Theron
Birth October 30, 1868 45 37

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g11.
Baptism December 6, 1868 (Age 37 days)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g11.
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Magdalena Theron
November 23, 1870 (Age 2 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g12.
Marriage of a siblingThomas Arnoldus TheronBarbara Wilhelmina KokView this family
December 26, 1870 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Kok, p367, b4c4d1e3.
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

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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

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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
Baptism of a sisterElizabeth Magdalena Theron
January 1, 1871 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g12.
Birth of a brotherStephanus Jacobus Theron
July 27, 1872 (Age 3 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g13.
Baptism of a brotherStephanus Jacobus Theron
October 5, 1872 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g13.
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 4 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Marriage of a siblingThomas Arnoldus TheronRosina Elizabeth MeyerView this family
August 7, 1876 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
Birth of a brotherHendrik Wilhelm Theron
November 11, 1876 (Age 8 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p379, b4c7d1e4f3g14.
Baptism of a brotherHendrik Wilhelm Theron
December 25, 1876 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p379, b4c7d1e4f3g14.
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 12 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 12 years)
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Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area
Economic Event 1886 (Age 17 years)
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Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all.
Death of a fatherHendrik Schalk Theron
July 1, 1896 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3.
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 32 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 30 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Death of a motherJacoba Jacomina le Roux
December 14, 1903 (Age 35 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3.
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 35 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 37 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 41 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 43 years)

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Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
Death of a brotherAbraham Hercules Theron
January 23, 1914 (Age 45 years) Age: 51 years 3 months
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p376, b4c7d1e4f3g8.
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death notice: Abraham Hercules THERON (1914), VAB MHG T1085, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LW-JV7S?i=1415&cat=195564 : accessed 3 Oct 2018
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 45 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 49 years)

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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
Marriage of a siblingThomas Arnoldus TheronMartha Margaretha FerreiraView this family
January 1, 1920 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
Death of a brotherThomas Arnoldus Theron
November 24, 1925 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 60 years)

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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 sisterElizabeth Magdalena Theron
November 27, 1935 (Age 67 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g12.
Death of a sisterCecilia Maria Theron
October 1, 1936 (Age 67 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g10.
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 70 years)

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Note: World War II
Death February 2, 1943 (Age 74 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p378, b4c7d1e4f3g11.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Jacobus Arnoldus Stephanus Theron, son of Hendrik Schalk Theron and Jacoba Jacomina le Roux, was born on October 30, 1868 and died on February 2, 1943 in Hazor, Winburg, Free State at the age of 74.