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Frederik Constant FurstenburgAge: 58 years18581916

Name
Frederik Constant Furstenburg
Given names
Frederik Constant
Surname
Furstenburg
Birth April 6, 1858 40 38
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9.
Baptism August 15, 1858 (Age 4 months)
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Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9.
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Birth of a brotherJeremias Petrus Furstenburg
about 1860 (Age 20 months)

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c2d10.
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 2 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
Economic Event 1865 (Age 6 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 8 years)
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Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution
Death of a fatherFrancois Johannes Reimert Furstenburg
December 17, 1872 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p388, b2c2.
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 15 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 22 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 22 years)
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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
Birth of a son
#1
Francois Johannes Furstenburg
December 1881 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e2.
Birth of a son
#2
Gert Roelof Furstenburg
about July 1883 (Age 25 years)

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e3.
Birth of a son
#3
Frederik Constandt Furstenburg
November 13, 1885 (Age 27 years)
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Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e4.
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
Economic Event 1886 (Age 27 years)
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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.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Johanna Susanna Furstenburg
about 1887 (Age 28 years)

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e5.
Birth of a son
#5
Philippus Arnoldus Furstenburg
about 1888 (Age 29 years)
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Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e6.
Death of a sisterMaria Susanna Margaretha Furstenburg
September 11, 1888 (Age 30 years)
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Citation details: Furstenburg, p388, b2c2d1.
Birth of a son
#6
Marthinus Jacobus Furstenburg
about 1892 (Age 33 years)
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Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c2d9e8.
Birth of a daughter
#7
Maria Jacoba Furstenburg
September 30, 1895 (Age 37 years)

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Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c2d9e9.
Birth of a son
#8
Michiel Casparus Furstenburg
November 13, 1897 (Age 39 years)

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Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c2d9e10.
Birth of a daughter
#9
Dina Carolina Furstenburg
August 23, 1899 (Age 41 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p253, b4c5d1e1f1g5h2.
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1899

Citation details: Gravestone: Petrus Du Toit THERON (1890-1949) and Dina Carolina FURSTENBURG (1899-1967), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3450449 : accessed 21 Nov 2019
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c2d9e11.
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 42 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 41 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 45 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 47 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Death of a brotherJohan Pieter Hendrik Furstenburg
October 8, 1907 (Age 49 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p388, b2c2d2.
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 52 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 53 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 56 years)

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Note: World War I
Death October 26, 1916 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Frederik Constant Furstenburg, son of Francois Johannes Reimert Furstenburg and Maria Susanna Margaretha Eksteen, was born on April 6, 1858 in Free State and died on October 26, 1916 in Randgate, Randfontein, Gauteng at the age of 58. He married Johanna Susanna Brits (great ×4 aunt’s husband’s great-niece’s son-in-law’s niece), daughter of Gert Roelof Brits and Maria Jacoba Meybürgh.

      Children of Frederik Constant Furstenburg and Johanna Susanna Brits:

      1. Private
      2. Francois Johannes Furstenburg (18811950)
      3. Gert Roelof Furstenburg (18831943)
      4. Frederik Constandt Furstenburg (18851952)
      5. Johanna Susanna Furstenburg (1887)
      6. Philippus Arnoldus Furstenburg (18881938)
      7. Private
      8. Marthinus Jacobus Furstenburg (18921954)
      9. Maria Jacoba Furstenburg (1895)
      10. Michiel Casparus Furstenburg (1897)
      11. Dina Carolina Furstenburg (18991967)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Dina Carolina Furstenburg, daughter of Frederik Constant Furstenburg and Johanna Susanna Brits, was born on August 23, 1899 in Skeerpoort, North West Province and died on July 27, 1967 in Roodepoort, Gauteng at the age of 67. She married Petrus Du Toit Theron (great-great-great-aunt’s son-in-law’s great-great-nephew), son of Pieter Andries Theron and Susara Maria du Toit.

      Dina Carolina Furstenburg and Petrus Du Toit Theron had 5 children.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    The details of this generation are private.