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Hercules ViljoenAge: 32 years17551788

Name
Hercules Viljoen
Given names
Hercules
Surname
Viljoen
Baptism October 5, 1755

Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p355, b4c2d6.
Residence
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p355, b4c2d6.
Baptism of a sisterGeertruida Jacomina Viljoen
about 1757 (Age 14 months)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: van der Merwe, p572, b2c13d2e2.
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p356, b4c2d7.
Marriage of a siblingPieter Jacobus ConradieCatharina Maria ViljoenView this family
April 2, 1767 (Age 11 years)

Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p344, b4c2d4.
Publication: Uitgawedatum 2014-01-25
Citation details: [2725] c2.
Marriage of a siblingJohannes Hendricus ViljoenAnna Francina JoubertView this family
February 28, 1768 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p327, b4c2d1.
Publication: Vol. 4, J-K (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1491-5
Citation details: Joubert, p185, b10c8.
Marriage of a siblingChristoffel ViljoenElizabeth du PlessisView this family
February 28, 1768 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p336, b4c2d2.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p142, b1c7d3.
Death of a maternal grandmotherMaria Vivier
May 8, 1771 (Age 15 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p84, a1b14.
Birth of a daughter
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Geertruy Catharina Viljoen
about 1774 (Age 18 years)

Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p356, b4c2d6e5.
Marriage of a siblingJacobus Petrus ViljoenHermina ConradieView this family
April 2, 1774 (Age 18 years)

Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p344, b4c2d5.
MarriageElisabeth Maria RaspView this family
May 14, 1775 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Vol. 9, Ra-Ron (2003) ISBN: 0-7972-0961-1
Citation details: Rasp, p112, b2c1.
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p355, b4c2d6.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 20 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Americans declare independece
Marriage of a siblingChristoffel ViljoenMaria Elizabeth ScheepersView this family
April 5, 1778 (Age 22 years)

Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p336, b4c2d2.
War December 20, 1780 (Age 25 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Britain declares war on the Netherlands. French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English
Historical Event 1780 (Age 24 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
Baptism of a daughterGeertruy Catharina Viljoen
March 19, 1784 (Age 28 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d2.
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p356, b4c2d6e5.
Marriage of a siblingWillem Jacobus van der MerweGeertruida Jacomina ViljoenView this family
May 16, 1784 (Age 28 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: van der Merwe, p572, b2c13d2e2.
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Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p356, b4c2d7.
War 1784 (Age 28 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Death of a sisterGeertruida Jacomina Viljoen
about 1787 (Age 31 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: van der Merwe, p572, b2c13d2e2.
Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p356, b4c2d7.
Death about 1788 (Age 32 years)

Publication: Vol. 14, Va-Vir (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1087-3
Citation details: Viljoen, p355, b4c2d6.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Hercules Viljoen, son of Johannes Viljoen and Aletta Olivier, was baptized on October 5, 1755 and died about 1788. He married Elisabeth Maria Rasp (sister-in-law’s son-in-law’s father-in-law’s half-sister), daughter of Christiaan Gerhardus Rasp and Cornelia du Preez, on May 14, 1775. She was baptized on June 8, 1755.

      Children of Hercules Viljoen and Elisabeth Maria Rasp:

      1. Geertruy Catharina Viljoen (1774)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Geertruy Catharina Viljoen, daughter of Hercules Viljoen and Elisabeth Maria Rasp, was born about 1774. She married 2 times. The first time she married David Abraham Theron (third cousin once removed ascending), son of Jacobus Petrus Theron and Regina Catharina Vogel, on May 6, 1810 in Stellenbosch, Western Cape. He was baptized on July 30, 1780 and died on November 28, 1825 at the age of 45. The second time she married Francois Hermanus Retief (aunt’s son’s wife’s first cousin), son of Petrus Retief and Maria Elizabeth Redelinghuys, on June 15, 1829. He was born on February 28, 1786 in Groenberg, , Western Cape and died on July 5, 1860 in Paarl, Western Cape at the age of 74.