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Susanna Elizabeth MaartensAge: 68 years17981866

Name
Susanna Elizabeth Maartens
Given names
Susanna Elizabeth
Surname
Maartens
Married name
Susanna Elizabeth Grobbelaar
Birth 1798 29
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Citation details: Death notice: Susanna Elizabeth MAARTENS (1866), MOOC 6/9/115 #2627, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-VBC3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZP%3A1598082375 : 28 September 2018), 007844942 > image 2003 of 2278; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Nov 2019
Text:

CAL 1799

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p567, b9c7d1.
Marriage of parentsMatthys Daniel MaartensSusanna HaarhofView this family
May 13, 1798

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Maartens, p373, a6b4.
Baptism January 6, 1799 (Age 12 months)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Maartens, p373, a6b4c1.
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 5 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 11 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 14 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
MarriageAlbertus GrobbelaarView this family
April 9, 1815 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Vol. 13, T-U (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1086-5
Citation details: du Toit, p255, a1b5c7d1e13f3.
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p567, b9c7d1.
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 20 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 22 years)

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Note: 17 March - The first British settlers arrived in Table Bay, Cape Town on the Nautilus and the Chapman. 1 May - The Albury reaches Cape Town bringing settlers to Albany, South Africa. They arrive in Algoa Bay on 15 May. 2 May - La Belle Alliance reached Cape Town. She brought British settlers to Algoa Bay. 4000 British settlers started arriving in Algoa Bay (Port Elizabeth), they settled in Grahamstown and along the frontier
Economic Event 1825 (Age 27 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835 (Age 37 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Birth of a daughter
#1
Louisa Maria Grobbelaar
March 10, 1838 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Vol. 13, T-U (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1086-5
Citation details: du Toit, p255, a1b5c7d1e13f3.
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Citation details: Death notice: Louisa Maria Grobbelaar (1918), MOOC 6/9/1065 #678, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BT-BWSJ?cc=2517051&wc=WVWM-9K9%3A1598032382 : 11 October 2018), 007730937 > image 511 of 745; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 20 Nov 2019
Baptism of a daughterLouisa Maria Grobbelaar
April 22, 1838 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Vol. 13, T-U (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1086-5
Citation details: du Toit, p255, a1b5c7d1e13f3.
Town founded 1844 (Age 46 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Death of a husbandAlbertus Grobbelaar
April 9, 1846 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p567, b9c7d1.
Marriage of a childPetrus Jacobus du ToitLouisa Maria GrobbelaarView this family
April 27, 1857 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p253, b4c5d1e1f1g5.
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Citation details: Death notice: Petrus Jacobus DU TOIT (1900), MOOC 6/9/403 #2085, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-73F6-F?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8B%3A1598092306 : 12 September 2017), 007844974 > image 758 of 2141; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 20 Nov 2019
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Vol. 13, T-U (2006) ISBN: 0-7972-1086-5
Citation details: du Toit, p255, a1b5c7d1e13f3.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Louisa Maria Grobbelaar (1918), MOOC 6/9/1065 #678, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BT-BWSJ?cc=2517051&wc=WVWM-9K9%3A1598032382 : 11 October 2018), 007730937 > image 511 of 745; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 20 Nov 2019
Citation details: Marriage: Petrus Jacobus DU TOIT and Louisa Maria GROBBELAAR (1857), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-492H-Y?i=610&cat=244034 : accessed 14 May 2020
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Susanna Elizabeth du Toit
March 26, 1858 (Age 60 years)

Citation details: Baptism: Susanna Elizabeth DU TOIT (1858), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-TSF3-3?i=588&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
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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
Baptism of a granddaughterSusanna Elizabeth du Toit
May 16, 1858 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Susanna Elizabeth DU TOIT (1858), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-TSF3-3?i=588&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Birth of a grandson
#2
Daniel Stephanus du Toit
November 1, 1859 (Age 61 years)

Citation details: Baptism: Daniel Stephanus DU TOIT (1859), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-TSF7-8?i=640&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 59 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Baptism of a grandsonDaniel Stephanus du Toit
December 28, 1859 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Daniel Stephanus DU TOIT (1859), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-TSF7-8?i=640&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Birth of a grandson
#3
Albert Grobbelaar du Toit
July 11, 1862 (Age 64 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Albert Grobbelaar DU TOIT (1938), TAB MHG #1121/1938, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS35-CQM4-J?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BP4%3A1590242725 : 16 December 2016), 007810156 > image 1768 of 2737; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 29 Dec 2018
Text:

CAL JUL 1862

Citation details: Baptism: Albertus Grobbelaar DU TOIT (1862), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-698D-C?i=63&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Birth of a grandson
#4
Petrus Jacobus du Toit
April 5, 1864 (Age 66 years)

Citation details: Baptism: Petrus Jacobus DU TOIT (1864), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-698H-R?i=101&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 63 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Note: American Civil War: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Susara Maria du Toit
February 2, 1866 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p253, b4c5d1e1f1g5.
Citation details: Baptism: Susara Maria DU TOIT (1866), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-69DF-C?i=143&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 54 years)

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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 (Age 56 years)

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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
Baptism of a grandsonAlbert Grobbelaar du Toit
August 24, 1862 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Albertus Grobbelaar DU TOIT (1862), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-698D-C?i=63&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus du Toit
April 24, 1864 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Petrus Jacobus DU TOIT (1864), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-698H-R?i=101&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Economic Event 1865 (Age 67 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Baptism of a granddaughterSusara Maria du Toit
March 25, 1866 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Susara Maria DU TOIT (1866), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-69DF-C?i=143&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Apr 2020
Death April 30, 1866 (Age 68 years) Age: 67 years
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Citation details: Death notice: Susanna Elizabeth MAARTENS (1866), MOOC 6/9/115 #2627, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-VBC3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZP%3A1598082375 : 28 September 2018), 007844942 > image 2003 of 2278; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Nov 2019
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p567, b9c7d1.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Susanna Elizabeth Maartens, daughter of Matthys Daniel Maartens and Susanna Haarhof, was born in 1798 in Buffelshoek, Dist. Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on April 30, 1866 in Pretoriuskloof, Dist. Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 68. She married Albertus Grobbelaar (great-uncle’s son-in-law’s aunt’s father’s grandson), son of Johannes Jacobus Grobbelaar and Elizabeth Margaretha van Jaarsveld, on April 9, 1815 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. He was born on July 2, 1792 and died on April 9, 1846 in Over-Sneeuberg, Dist. Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 53.

      Children of Susanna Elizabeth Maartens and Albertus Grobbelaar:

      1. Louisa Maria Grobbelaar (18381918)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Louisa Maria Grobbelaar, daughter of Albertus Grobbelaar and Susanna Elizabeth Maartens, was born on March 10, 1838 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on February 12, 1918 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 79. She married Petrus Jacobus du Toit (great-uncle’s second cousin’s son), son of Daniël Stephanus du Toit and Susara Maria van Straaten, on April 27, 1857 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. He was born on March 15, 1833 in Groenkloof, Dist. Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on March 25, 1900 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 67.

      Children of Louisa Maria Grobbelaar and Petrus Jacobus du Toit:

      1. Susanna Elizabeth du Toit (18581937)
      2. Daniel Stephanus du Toit (1859)
      3. Albert Grobbelaar du Toit (18621938)
      4. Petrus Jacobus du Toit (1864)
      5. Susara Maria du Toit (18661958)
      6. Louwisa Maria du Toit (1867)
      7. Elizabeth Maria du Toit (1869)
      8. Johanna Francina du Toit (1871)
      9. Jacob Stephanus du Toit (1873)
      10. Hendrik Matthijs du Toit (1875)
      11. Louisa Maria du Toit (1877)
      12. Johannes Barend du Toit (1878)
      13. Jacobus Johannes du Toit (1880)
      14. Catharina du Toit (1883)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Susanna Elizabeth du Toit, daughter of Petrus Jacobus du Toit and Louisa Maria Grobbelaar, was born on March 26, 1858 and died on May 7, 1937 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 79. She married Gideon Johannes Theron (brother-in-law), son of Pieter Andreas Theron and Magdalena Elizabeth Nieuwoudt, on November 5, 1888 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. He was born on April 7, 1861 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on August 23, 1950 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 89.

      Susanna Elizabeth du Toit and Gideon Johannes Theron had none children.

    2. Albert Grobbelaar du Toit, son of Petrus Jacobus du Toit and Louisa Maria Grobbelaar, was born on July 11, 1862 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on March 27, 1938 in Pretoria, Gauteng at the age of 75. He married 2 times. The first time he married Janet Elizabeth Erlank (father’s great-aunt’s great-great-great-niece), daughter of Andries Gustaf Erlank and Susanna Sophia Ritchie, before 1891 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. She was born on October 28, 1868 in Burgersdorp, Eastern Cape and died on March 28, 1904 in Carolina, Mpumalanga at the age of 35. The second time he married Margaretha Gertruida Steytler Muntingh Hamman.

      Children of Albert Grobbelaar du Toit and Janet Elizabeth Erlank:

      1. Sophia Janet Ritchie du Toit (1891)
      2. Andreas Petrus du Toit (1894)
      3. Albert Louis du Toit (1896)
      4. Haddon Hendrik du Toit (1898)

      Albert Grobbelaar du Toit and Margaretha Gertruida Steytler Muntingh Hamman had 5 children.

    3. Susara Maria du Toit, daughter of Petrus Jacobus du Toit and Louisa Maria Grobbelaar, was born on February 2, 1866 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on March 18, 1958 in Winburg, Free State at the age of 92. She married Pieter Andries Theron (brother-in-law), son of Pieter Andreas Theron and Magdalena Elizabeth Nieuwoudt.

      Children of Susara Maria du Toit and Pieter Andries Theron:

      1. Pieter Andreas Theron (18861968)
      2. Petrus Du Toit Theron (18901949)
      3. Johannes Nieuwoudt Theron (18911969)
      4. Louisa Theron (18931957)
      5. Elizabeth Magdalena Theron (1895)
      6. Daniël Theron (18971967)
      7. Private
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