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Nita Estelle CloeteAge: 58 years19181976

Name
Nita Estelle Cloete
Married name
Nita Estelle Watermeyer
Birth January 22, 1918 45 45
Source: LT GEDCOM
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918

Source: Wikipedia
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
Death of a paternal grandfatherCornelius Willem Petrus “Lang Kerneels” Cloete
October 23, 1929 (Age 11 years)
Cause: diabetes, senility
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22056-65711-89?cc=1779109 : accessed 28 September 2015), 1929 > Barkly East > image 96 of 111; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: October 28, 1929
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1929), MOOC 6/9/3624 #24488/1929, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HSR1-J?i=891&cat=331262 : accessed 18 Feb 2017, image 892/1527
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 11 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
Death of a brother… “Jannie” Cloete
before 1933 (Age 14 years) Age: ~15

Cause: Het aan sy hart gely
Note: Op 'n jong leeftyd oorlede.
Death of a fatherWillem Jacobus Cloete
November 1, 1937 (Age 19 years) Age: 65 years 4 months 25 days
Cause: haemorrhage of the brain and shock as the result of a motor car accident on the night of the 30/10/37
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration Willem Jacobus CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-179887-91?cc=1779109 : accessed 17 October 2015), 1937 > Barkly East > image 91 of 200; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: November 1, 1937
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 21 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
Birth of a daughter
#1
Julia Watermeyer
1947 (Age 28 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a daughterJulia Watermeyer
1947 (Age 28 years) Age: days

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a motherCornelia Susanna “Nellie” Wessels
July 24, 1956 (Age 38 years) Age: 83
Citation details: Death registration Cornelia Susanna CLOETE: "Zimbabwe, Death notices, 1904-1976," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-14684-73600-57?cc=1838530&wc=M6DX-YM9:164471201,164570701 : accessed 30 Oct 2014), Umtali > Death notices 1956, Vol. 153 > image 226 of 424; citing National Archives, Harare.
Text:

Umtali, Southern Rhodesia, Rhodesia

Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 43 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 43 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death of a half-brotherCornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete
February 26, 1967 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: Gravestone: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1899-1967), Barkly East
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Burial of a half-brotherCornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete
March 1, 1967 (Age 49 years)
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Death November 12, 1976 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Vol. 16, Wam-Wy (2008) ISBN-10: 0-7972-1176-4 ISBN-13: 978-0-7972-1176-6
Citation details: Watermeyer, p37, b13c7d5.
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKZQ-RVZK : 2 May 2016), Nita Estella Watermeyer, 12 Nov 1976; citing Death, Salisbury, Zimbabwe, National Archives, Harare; FHL microfilm 1,207,277 : accessed 10 Dec 2016
Text:

Salisbury, Rhodesia

  1. Generation 1
    1. Nita Estelle Cloete, daughter of Willem Jacobus Cloete and Cornelia Susanna “Nellie” Wessels, was born on January 22, 1918 in Barkly East, Eastern Cape and died on November 12, 1976 in Harare, Zimbabwe at the age of 58. She married John Maitland “Laurie” Watermeyer (fifth cousin once removed ascending), son of James Vipan Maitland Watermeyer and Bertha Lilian Liefeldt.

      Children of Nita Estelle Cloete and John Maitland “Laurie” Watermeyer:

      1. Julia Watermeyer (19471947)
      2. Private
      3. Private
      4. Private
  2. Generation 2back to top
    The details of this generation are private.