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Maria Elisabeth Klopper

Name
Maria Elisabeth Klopper
Given names
Maria Elisabeth
Surname
Klopper
Married name
Maria Elisabeth Prinsloo
MarriageWillem PrinslooView this family
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Historical Event 1754

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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

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
Baptism of a daughterMaria Elizabeth Prinsloo
October 7, 1759

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Historical Event July 1776

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Note: Americans declare independece
War December 20, 1780

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Note: Britain declares war on the Netherlands. French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English
Historical Event 1780

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
Marriage of a childDaniel Jacob ErasmusMaria Elizabeth PrinslooView this family
April 8, 1781
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Birth of a granddaughter
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Maria Elizabeth Erasmus
January 4, 1784

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War 1784

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795

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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
Historical Event March 5, 1797

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Marriage of a grandchildMichiel Christoffel DippenaarMaria Elizabeth ErasmusView this family
March 29, 1801
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Text:

29.2.1801

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Text:

29 Maart 1801

War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820

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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

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
  1. Generation 1
    1. Children of Maria Elisabeth Klopper and Willem Prinsloo:

      1. Maria Elizabeth Prinsloo (1759)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Maria Elizabeth Prinsloo, daughter of Willem Prinsloo and Maria Elisabeth Klopper, was baptized on October 7, 1759. She married Daniel Jacob Erasmus, son of Pieter Erasmus and Johanna Elizabeth Bockelenberg, on April 8, 1781 in Cape Town, Western Cape. He was baptized on November 5, 1758 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died in 1817 at the age of 58.

      Children of Maria Elizabeth Prinsloo and Daniel Jacob Erasmus:

      1. Maria Elizabeth Erasmus (17841856)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Maria Elizabeth Erasmus, daughter of Daniel Jacob Erasmus and Maria Elizabeth Prinsloo, was born on January 4, 1784 and died about 1856. She married Michiel Christoffel Dippenaar (father’s great-aunt’s great-nephew’s brother-in-law), son of Michaelis Christoffel Dippenaar and Anna Smit, on March 29, 1801 in Stellenbosch, Western Cape. He was born on September 24, 1779 in Tweefontein, Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on January 2, 1843 in Tweefontein, Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 63.

      Children of Maria Elizabeth Erasmus and Michiel Christoffel Dippenaar:

      1. Michiel Christoffel Dippenaar (18011802)
      2. Maria Elizabeth Dippenaar (1803)
      3. Daniel Jacobus Dippenaar (18061856)
      4. Michiel Christoffel Dippenaar (18081826)
      5. Johannes Marthinus Dippenaar (18101890)
      6. Maria Elizabeth Dippenaar (18121840)
      7. Barend Petrus Dippenaar (18161872)
      8. Anna Petronella Johanna Dippenaar (18201844)
      9. David Schalk Dippenaar (18241825)