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Johanna Maria Maré1804

Name
Johanna Maria Maré
Given names
Johanna Maria
Surname
Maré
Married name
Johanna Maria du Preez
Baptism November 4, 1804

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Maré, p477, b10c7d9.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 4 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 7 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 13 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 15 years)

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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
MarriageGerhardus Ignatius “Gert” du PreezView this family
March 4, 1821 (Age 16 years)
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Magdalena Salomina DU PREEZ (1873), MOOC 6/9/144 #9549/1873, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-M31K-F?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZG%3A1598082380 : 12 June 2018), 007844946 > image 583 of 2135; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Preez, p325, b4c1d5e3f3.
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Maré, p477, b10c7d9.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Magdalena Salomina du Preez
June 30, 1825 (Age 20 years)
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Magdalena Salomina DU PREEZ (1873), MOOC 6/9/144 #9549/1873, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-M31K-F?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZG%3A1598082380 : 12 June 2018), 007844946 > image 583 of 2135; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 14 Oct 2018
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CAL JUL 1825

Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Preez, p325, b4c1d5e3f3g3.
Economic Event 1825 (Age 20 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835 (Age 30 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Death of a fatherPaulus Maré
about 1838 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Maré, p475, b10c7.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Pretorius p360, b3c1d2e2.
Marriage of a childJohannes Theodorus Metelerkamp FerreiraMagdalena Salomina du PreezView this family
December 27, 1840 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death Notice: Aletha Maria FERREIRA (1883), VAB MHG F132/1883, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LW-J94T-T?i=398&cat=195564 : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Ferreira, p285, b6c1d1e2.
Citation details: Marriage: Johannes Theodorus FERREIRA and Magdalena Salomina DUPREE (1840), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-4SV4-Q?i=235&cat=244034 : accessed 18 Apr 2020
Town founded 1844 (Age 39 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Aletha Maria Ferreira
calculated February 1845 (Age 40 years)

Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death Notice: Aletha Maria FERREIRA (1883), VAB MHG F132/1883, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LW-J94T-T?i=398&cat=195564 : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Death of a husbandGerhardus Ignatius “Gert” du Preez
January 3, 1848 (Age 43 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Preez, p325, b4c1d5e3f3.
Marriage of a grandchildJohn George BerryAletha Maria FerreiraView this family
September 19, 1859 (Age 54 years) Husband: 18 years Wife: 25 years
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death Notice: Aletha Maria FERREIRA (1883), VAB MHG F132/1883, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LW-J94T-T?i=398&cat=195564 : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death notice: John George BERRY (1908), VAB MHG #B3611, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-X399-269?i=300&cat=195564 : accessed 29 Jan 2020
Publication: database, FamilySearch
Citation details: Marriage: Johan George BERRY and Aletta Maria FERREIRA (1859), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-79M2-K?cc=2821281 : 17 July 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 8 Nov 2020
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 52 years)

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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 56 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
Death of a daughterMagdalena Salomina du Preez
June 25, 1873 (Age 68 years) Age: 47 years 11 months
Address: Berkeley Street, King William's Town
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Magdalena Salomina DU PREEZ (1873), MOOC 6/9/144 #9549/1873, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-M31K-F?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZG%3A1598082380 : 12 June 2018), 007844946 > image 583 of 2135; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Death of a motherJohanna Magdalena Pretorius
November 1, 1873 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Pretorius p360, b3c1d2e2.
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 76 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 76 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
Death of a granddaughterAletha Maria Ferreira
July 23, 1883 (Age 78 years) Age: 38 years 5 months
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death Notice: Aletha Maria FERREIRA (1883), VAB MHG F132/1883, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LW-J94T-T?i=398&cat=195564 : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Economic Event 1886 (Age 81 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.
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 96 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 94 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 47 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 49 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
Economic Event 1865 (Age 60 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 62 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
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 68 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 99 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 101 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 105 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 107 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 109 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 113 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
  1. Generation 1
    1. Johanna Maria Maré, daughter of Paulus Maré and Johanna Magdalena Pretorius, was baptized on November 4, 1804. She married Gerhardus Ignatius “Gert” du Preez (great-uncle’s second cousin’s grandson), son of Salomon du Preez and Magdalena Oosthuysen, on March 4, 1821 in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape. He was born in Kabeljouwsrivier, Uitenhage, Eastern Cape and died on January 3, 1848 in Boesmansrivier, Uitenhage, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Johanna Maria Maré and Gerhardus Ignatius “Gert” du Preez:

      1. Magdalena Salomina du Preez (18251873)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Magdalena Salomina du Preez, daughter of Gerhardus Ignatius “Gert” du Preez and Johanna Maria Maré, was born on June 30, 1825 in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape and died on June 25, 1873 in King William's Town, Eastern Cape at the age of 47. She married Johannes Theodorus Metelerkamp Ferreira (third cousin), son of Thomas Ignatius Ferreira and Aletta Maria Potgieter, on December 27, 1840 in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape. He was born on November 22, 1815 and died on September 13, 1880 in Potchefstroom, North West Province at the age of 64.

      Children of Magdalena Salomina du Preez and Johannes Theodorus Metelerkamp Ferreira:

      1. Aletha Maria Ferreira (18451883)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Aletha Maria Ferreira, daughter of Johannes Theodorus Metelerkamp Ferreira and Magdalena Salomina du Preez, was born calculated February 1845 and died on July 23, 1883 in Ladybrand, Free State. She married John George Berry, son of Hermanus Johannes Berry and Mary Alice Slater, on September 19, 1859 in Aberdeen, Eastern Cape. He was born calculated June 1834 in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape and died on July 12, 1908 in Ladybrand, Free State.

      Children of Aletha Maria Ferreira and John George Berry:

      1. Clementina Letitia Johanna Berry (18751950)