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Zacharias EnslinAge: 77 years18781955

Name
Zacharias Enslin
Given names
Zacharias
Surname
Enslin
Birth calculated January 1878
Citation details: Death notice: Zacharias ENSLIN (1955), #599/55, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-89ZS-P4K8?cc=1407787&wc=Q8WM-DCD%3A1058035601%2C1058233801 : 16 February 2017), 1955 > 578-672 > image 207 of 871; Master of the Free State High Court, Bloemfontein : accessed 20 Oct 2018
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 2 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Marriage of a siblingDavid Johannes WelgemoedJacoba Susanna Johanna Petronella EnslinView this family
February 13, 1888 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d1
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Jacoba Susanna Petronella ENSLIN (1898), MOOC 6/9/382 #3318, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-XVBX?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8V%3A1598092309 : 12 June 2018), 007844971 > image 1194 of 2282; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 24 Sep 2018
Citation details: Marriage: David Johannes WELGEMOED and Jacoba Susanna Johanna Petronella ENSLIN (1888), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-G92Q-S?i=839&cat=994807 : accessed 30 June 2019
Death of a brotherWillem Fredrik Enslin
June 21, 1893 (Age 15 years)
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Fredrik ENSLIN (1893), MOOC 6/9/318 #1247/1893, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-W9WV-G?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S86%3A1598082396 : 28 September 2018), 007844963 > image 1672 of 2039; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 20 Oct 2018
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Marriage of a siblingWillem Izak WelgemoedMartha Catharina Elizabeth EnslinView this family
June 24, 1895 (Age 17 years)
Address: NGK, Cradock
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d3
Death of a sisterJacoba Susanna Johanna Petronella Enslin
October 29, 1898 (Age 20 years)
Address: Zevenfontein, Dist. Cradock
Publication: Copy obtained in 2015
Citation details: b4c7d1
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Jacoba Susanna Johanna Petronella WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-404190-42?cc=1779109 : accessed 10 October 2015), 1898 > Cradock > image 368 of 427; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: November 8, 1898
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Jacoba Susanna Petronella ENSLIN (1898), MOOC 6/9/382 #3318, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-XVBX?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8V%3A1598092309 : 12 June 2018), 007844971 > image 1194 of 2282; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 24 Sep 2018
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 23 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 21 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
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
Economic Event 1881 (Age 3 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 8 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 1904 (Age 26 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 28 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 32 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 34 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 36 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 40 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 51 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 sisterMartha Catharina Elizabeth Enslin
April 11, 1932 (Age 54 years) Age: 61 years
Address: High Street
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration: Martha Catharina Elizabeth ENSLIN (1932), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G5F7-FYZ?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8KV%3A139964801%2C139965702 : 24 June 2016), 1932 > Cradock > image 118 of 416; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 15 Jan 2020
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 61 years)

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Note: World War II
Death May 4, 1955 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Zacharias ENSLIN (1955), #599/55, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-89ZS-P4K8?cc=1407787&wc=Q8WM-DCD%3A1058035601%2C1058233801 : 16 February 2017), 1955 > 578-672 > image 207 of 871; Master of the Free State High Court, Bloemfontein : accessed 20 Oct 2018
  1. Generation 1
    1. Zacharias Enslin, son of Christoffel Bernardus Enslin and Martha Catharina Klopper, was born calculated January 1878 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape and died on May 4, 1955 in Moreson, Ventersburg, Free State.

      Zacharias Enslin had 1 child.