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Elsie Johanna Theron1871

Name
Elsie Johanna Theron
Given names
Elsie Johanna
Surname
Theron
Married name
Elsie Johanna le Roux
Birth May 8, 1871 44 40

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p256, b4c5d1e1f1g11.
Baptism June 11, 1871 (Age 34 days)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p256, b4c5d1e1f1g11.
Birth of a brotherSchalk Jacobus Theron
May 22, 1873 (Age 2 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p256, b4c5d1e1f1g12.
Baptism of a brotherSchalk Jacobus Theron
June 29, 1873 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p256, b4c5d1e1f1g12.
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 2 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Birth of a sisterMaria Margaretha Theron
December 15, 1874 (Age 3 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p256, b4c5d1e1f1g13.
Baptism of a sisterMaria Margaretha Theron
February 28, 1875 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p256, b4c5d1e1f1g13.
Death of a sisterHester Jacoba Maria Theron
July 5, 1875 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1e1f1g3.
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 9 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 9 years)
Source: Wikipedia
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 paternal grandmotherHester Jacoba Maria Burger
March 31, 1884 (Age 12 years) Age: 77 years
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1e1.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Hester Jacoba Maria BURGER (1884), MOOC 6/9/207 #8335/1884, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-HSZM-9?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZ1%3A1598082390 : 12 September 2017), 007844953 > image 548 of 2154; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2018
Economic Event 1886 (Age 14 years)
Source: Wikipedia
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.
Marriage of a siblingGideon Johannes TheronSusanna Elizabeth du ToitView this family
November 5, 1888 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p254, b4c5d1e1f1g6.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Susanna Elisabeth DU TOIT (1937), MOOC 6/9/4922 #54863, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-7FLK?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-9YC%3A1598052367 : 12 June 2018), 007735692 > image 591 of 1535; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Death of a fatherPieter Andreas Theron
November 17, 1895 (Age 24 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1e1f1.
Marriage of a siblingCharl David TheronFrida Magdalena StahlView this family
April 5, 1898 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p255, b4c5d1e1f1g10.
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 29 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 28 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

Source: Wikipedia
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 32 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Death of a sisterMagdalena Elizabeth Theron
1905 (Age 33 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p255, b4c5d1e1f1g9.
Epidemic 1906 (Age 34 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 39 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 40 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
Death of a brotherCharl David Theron
October 10, 1918 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p255, b4c5d1e1f1g10.
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 43 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 46 years)

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
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 58 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 brotherDaniël Theron
June 24, 1933 (Age 62 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p255, b4c5d1e1f1g8.
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 68 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: World War II
Death of a brotherPieter Andries Theron
May 11, 1950 (Age 79 years) Age: 91 years 5 months
Address: Bourke street, no 4
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p253, b4c5d1e1f1g5.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Andries THERON (1950), MOOC 6/9/17135 #2630/50, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C913-8F1G?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-9P2%3A1598042366 : 11 October 2018), 007734656 > image 664 of 1727; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 20 Nov 2019
Death of a brotherGideon Johannes Theron
August 23, 1950 (Age 79 years) Age: 89 years 4 months
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p254, b4c5d1e1f1g6.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Gideon Johannes THERON (1950), MOOC 6/9/17588 #5300/50, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91S-T7RP-L?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-95P%3A1598052305 : 12 June 2018), 007734696 > image 640 of 1545; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Death of a brotherBarend Bartholomeus Theron
July 1, 1955 (Age 84 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p255, b4c5d1e1f1g7.
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 89 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 90 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Historical Event February 11, 1990 (Age 118 years)

Note: Nelson Mandela [released] (http://www.useful.url)
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Elsie Johanna Theron, daughter of Pieter Andreas Theron and Magdalena Elizabeth Nieuwoudt, was born on May 8, 1871.