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Anna Margaretha Johanna TheronAge: 72 years18531925

Name
Anna Margaretha Johanna Theron
Given names
Anna Margaretha Johanna
Surname
Theron
Married name
Anna Margaretha Johanna Weideman
Birth June 30, 1853 36 41
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p437, b4c7d9e2f6.
Baptism August 14, 1853 (Age 45 days)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p437, b4c7d9e2f6.
Birth of a brotherPieter Willem Theron
April 23, 1856 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p438, b4c7d9e2f7.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Willem THERON (1922), TAB MHG #49487, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSSW-R93Q-D?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BRS%3A1590242770 : 6 April 2020), 007818080 > image 1293 of 2555; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 10 May 2020
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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 (Age 6 months)

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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 brotherPieter Willem Theron
May 18, 1856 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p438, b4c7d9e2f7.
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 3 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 fatherDaniël Jacobus Theron
March 4, 1864 (Age 10 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 7 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 11 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 13 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 paternal grandfatherThomas Phillipus Theron
December 23, 1871 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p431, b4c7d9.
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 20 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Marriage of a siblingPieter Willem TheronJacoba Alida WeidemanView this family
September 2, 1878 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p438, b4c7d9e2f7.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Willem THERON (1922), TAB MHG #49487, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSSW-R93Q-D?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BRS%3A1590242770 : 6 April 2020), 007818080 > image 1293 of 2555; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 10 May 2020
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 27 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 27 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 32 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 motherCatharina Maria Gerber
May 4, 1890 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p434, b4c7d9e2.
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 47 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 46 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 50 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 52 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Death of a half-brotherThomas Phillipus Theron
June 30, 1908 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p434, b4c7d9e2f1.
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 56 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 58 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 brotherDaniël Jacobus Bernardus Theron
November 3, 1915 (Age 62 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p436, b4c7d9e2f3.
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 61 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 64 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 siblingPieter Willem TheronSusanna Wilhelmina Jacoba JoubertView this family
between 1920 and 1922 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p438, b4c7d9e2f7.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Willem THERON (1922), TAB MHG #49487, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSSW-R93Q-D?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BRS%3A1590242770 : 6 April 2020), 007818080 > image 1293 of 2555; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 10 May 2020
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Susanna Wilhelmina Jacoba JOUBERT (1934), TAB MHG 85940. FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSSX-HHWC-4?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BYZ%3A1590242840 : 6 April 2020), 007820964 > image 1363 of 2309; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Sep 2020
Death of a brotherPieter Willem Theron
August 7, 1922 (Age 69 years) Age: 66 years 6 months
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p438, b4c7d9e2f7.
Citation details: Gravestone: P W THERON (-1922) and Jacoba A THERON (-1919), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1925740 : accessed 27 Apr 2020
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Willem THERON (1922), TAB MHG #49487, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSSW-R93Q-D?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BRS%3A1590242770 : 6 April 2020), 007818080 > image 1293 of 2555; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 10 May 2020
Death of a brotherJohan Abraham Gabriël Theron
April 7, 1925 (Age 71 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p437, b4c7d9e2f5.
Death September 6, 1925 (Age 72 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p437, b4c7d9e2f6.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Anna Margaretha Johanna Theron, daughter of Daniël Jacobus Theron and Catharina Maria Gerber, was born on June 30, 1853 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died on September 6, 1925 in Aberdeen, Eastern Cape at the age of 72.