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David Johannes Theron1831

Name
David Johannes Theron
Given names
David Johannes
Surname
Theron
Birth November 4, 1831 39 41
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p441, b4c7d9e10.
Baptism January 8, 1832 (Age 2 months)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p441, b4c7d9e10.
Birth of a sisterMagdalena Susanna Aletta Theron
July 4, 1833 (Age 20 months)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e11.
Baptism of a sisterMagdalena Susanna Aletta Theron
July 15, 1833 (Age 20 months)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e11.
Birth of a sisterMaria Gertruida Theron
September 3, 1834 (Age 2 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e12.
Baptism of a sisterMaria Gertruida Theron
September 28, 1834 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e12.
Death of a motherCatharina Maria Rossouw
February 12, 1835 (Age 3 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p431, b4c7d9.
Death of a sisterMaria Gertruida Theron
July 13, 1835 (Age 3 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e12.
Marriage of a parentThomas Phillipus TheronAnna Margaretha NolteView this family
October 25, 1835 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p431, b4c7d9.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 3 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Birth of a half-sisterJohanna Hendrica Theron
July 18, 1836 (Age 4 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e13.
Baptism of a half-sisterJohanna Hendrica Theron
October 13, 1836 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e13.
Birth of a half-brotherJan Daniël Theron
July 24, 1838 (Age 6 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e14.
Death of a half-brotherJan Daniël Theron
between October 14, 1838 and December 31, 1838 (Age 6 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e14.
Baptism of a half-brotherJan Daniël Theron
October 14, 1838 (Age 6 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e14.
Marriage of a siblingDaniël Jacobus TheronHelena Jacoba VersterView this family
October 8, 1839 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p434, b4c7d9e2.
Birth of a half-brotherPieter Jacobus Theron
January 22, 1841 (Age 9 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e15.
Baptism of a half-brotherPieter Jacobus Theron
February 28, 1841 (Age 9 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p442, b4c7d9e15.
Marriage of a siblingDaniël Jacobus TheronCatharina Maria GerberView this family
December 18, 1843 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p434, b4c7d9e2.
Citation details: Marriage: Daniel Jacobus THERON and Catharina Maria GERBER (1843), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-W4KW?i=470&cat=244034 : accessed 20 Apr 2020
Town founded 1844 (Age 12 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Death of a brotherPieter Willem Theron
December 7, 1856 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p439, b4c7d9e4.
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 25 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Death of a brotherDaniël Jacobus Theron
March 4, 1864 (Age 32 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p434, b4c7d9e2.
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 29 years)

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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
Economic Event 1865 (Age 33 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 35 years)
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Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution
Death of a fatherThomas Phillipus Theron
December 23, 1871 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p431, b4c7d9.
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 41 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 49 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 49 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 54 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 sisterMargaretha Johanna Theron
August 23, 1889 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p441, b4c7d9e9.
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 69 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 67 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 20 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 22 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
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 72 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 74 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 78 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 80 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
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 82 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 86 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
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 97 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
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 107 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
  1. Generation 1
    1. David Johannes Theron, son of Thomas Phillipus Theron and Catharina Maria Rossouw, was born on November 4, 1831 in Tulbagh, Western Cape.