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Francois Johannes FurstenburgAge: 68 years18811950

Name
Francois Johannes Furstenburg
Given names
Francois Johannes
Surname
Furstenburg
Birth December 1881 23 21
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e2.
Birth of a brotherGert Roelof Furstenburg
about July 1883 (Age 19 months)

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e3.
Birth of a brotherFrederik Constandt Furstenburg
November 13, 1885 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e4.
Economic Event 1886 (Age 4 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.
Birth of a sisterJohanna Susanna Furstenburg
about 1887 (Age 5 years)

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e5.
Birth of a brotherPhilippus Arnoldus Furstenburg
about 1888 (Age 6 years)
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Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e6.
Birth of a brotherMarthinus Jacobus Furstenburg
about 1892 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c2d9e8.
Birth of a sisterMaria Jacoba Furstenburg
September 30, 1895 (Age 13 years)

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Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c2d9e9.
Birth of a brotherMichiel Casparus Furstenburg
November 13, 1897 (Age 15 years)

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Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c2d9e10.
Birth of a sisterDina Carolina Furstenburg
August 23, 1899 (Age 17 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 19 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 17 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
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 22 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 24 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 28 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Death of a maternal grandfatherGert Roelof Brits
August 19, 1912 (Age 30 years) Age: 75 years 11 months
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death notice: Gert Roelof BRITS (1912), VAB MHG B3920, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939J-6Q9Q-1M?cat=195564 : accessed 26 Nov 2019
Epidemic 1912 (Age 30 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
Death of a fatherFrederik Constant Furstenburg
October 26, 1916 (Age 34 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9.
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 32 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 36 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 47 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
Death of a motherJohanna Susanna Brits
May 30, 1933 (Age 51 years) Age: 73 years 4 months
Address: 51 Barend Street, Randgate, Krugersdorp
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Susanna BRITS (1933), TAB MHG #81710, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS3F-N514?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BT2%3A1590242822 : 14 February 2019), 007820146 > image 1407 of 1687; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Nov 2019
Death of a brotherPhilippus Arnoldus Furstenburg
August 25, 1938 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e6.
Death of a brotherGert Roelof Furstenburg
June 20, 1943 (Age 61 years)

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e3.
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 57 years)

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Note: World War II
Death March 31, 1950 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p389, b2c2d9e2.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Francois Johannes Furstenburg, son of Frederik Constant Furstenburg and Johanna Susanna Brits, was born in December 1881 in Brandfort, Free State and died on March 31, 1950 in Krugersdorp, Gauteng at the age of 68.