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Abraham Jacobus Theron1885

Name
Abraham Jacobus Theron
Given names
Abraham Jacobus
Surname
Theron
Birth March 24, 1885 45 46

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p338, b4c5d10e13f12.
Baptism April 5, 1885 (Age 12 days)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p338, b4c5d10e13f12.
Economic Event 1886 (Age 9 months)
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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 15 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
Death of a motherJacoba Johanna Stander
January 11, 1902 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p331, b4c5d10e13.
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 14 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Marriage of a parentBarend Cornelis TheronMaria Gertruida Jacomina OosthuizenView this family
June 5, 1902 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p331, b4c5d10e13.
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
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 18 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Marriage of a siblingAdam Marthinus Christoffel TheronGertruida Jacoba Elizabeth FourieView this family
February 28, 1905 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p337, b4c5d10e13f9.
Epidemic 1906 (Age 20 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 25 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 26 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 29 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 32 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 44 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
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 54 years)

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Note: World War II
Death of a brotherAdam Marthinus Christoffel Theron
February 6, 1955 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p337, b4c5d10e13f9.
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 75 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 76 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Historical Event February 11, 1990 (Age 104 years)

Note: Nelson Mandela [released] (http://www.useful.url)
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Historical Event April 27, 1994 (Age 109 years)
Note: First General Elections
  1. Generation 1
    1. Abraham Jacobus Theron, son of Barend Cornelis Theron and Jacoba Johanna Stander, was born on March 24, 1885.