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Maria Magdalena Delport

Name
Maria Magdalena Delport
Given names
Maria Magdalena
Surname
Delport
Married name
Maria Magdalena Hammes
Historical Event 1754

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Note: A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Colony
Epidemic May 1, 1755

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
Marriage of a parentPieter DelportMargaretha SchreuderView this family
March 21, 1756

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p49, b3.
MarriagePieter Casper HammesView this family
July 31, 1763

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p385, a1.
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b3c12.
Death of a husbandPieter Casper Hammes
May 20, 1772

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b3c12.
MarriageDiederik KeplerView this family
November 1, 1772

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b3c12.
Historical Event July 1776

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Note: Americans declare independece
War December 20, 1780

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Note: Britain declares war on the Netherlands. French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English
Historical Event 1780

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
MarriageChristoffel Ludwig MüllerView this family
November 30, 1783

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b3c12.
Marriage of a childJohan Pieter FürstenbergAnna Elizabeth HammesView this family
July 4, 1784

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p385, a1.
War 1784

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Magdalena Fürstenberg
May 29, 1785

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p385, b1.
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Maria Elizabeth Fürstenberg
about 1790

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b3.
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Baptism of a grandsonJohan Pieter Fürstenburg
July 19, 1789

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p385, b2.
Historical Event 1795

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Note: The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of the Dutch East India Company and established an independent government at Graaff Reinet. 18 June - Swellendam follows Graaff Reinet and declares a republic under Hermanus Steyn. The Netherlands is invaded by the French under the leadership of Napoléon Bonaparte. A republic is declared by Dutch revolutionaires and the Prince of Orange flees to England. 16 September – British forces under General Sir James Henry Craig seizes the Cape Colony for the Stadtholder Prince William V of Orange. The republics of Graaff Reinet and Swellendam reject the British and the British army is sent in.The start of free trade was announced
Historical Event March 5, 1797

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Marriage of a grandchildJohan Pieter FürstenburgAnna Margaretha RoosView this family
August 6, 1815
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p385, b2.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820

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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

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Death of a granddaughterJohanna Catharina Louisa Fürstenberg
October 2, 1854

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b4.
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
War from April 1861 to May 1865

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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
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
  1. Generation 1
    1. Maria Magdalena Delport, daughter of Pieter Delport and Anna Elisabeth Maree. She married 3 times. The first time she married Pieter Casper Hammes on July 31, 1763. He died on May 20, 1772. The second time she married Diederik Kepler on November 1, 1772. The third time she married Christoffel Ludwig Müller on November 30, 1783.

      Children of Maria Magdalena Delport and Pieter Casper Hammes:

      1. Anna Elizabeth Hammes
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Anna Elizabeth Hammes, daughter of Pieter Casper Hammes and Maria Magdalena Delport. She married Johan Pieter Fürstenberg on July 4, 1784. He was born calculated 1753 and died on September 1, 1797 in Cape Town, Western Cape.

      Children of Anna Elizabeth Hammes and Johan Pieter Fürstenberg:

      1. Maria Magdalena Fürstenberg (1785)
      2. Johan Pieter Fürstenburg (1789)
      3. Maria Elizabeth Fürstenberg (1790)
      4. Johanna Catharina Louisa Fürstenberg (1854)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Johan Pieter Fürstenburg, son of Johan Pieter Fürstenberg and Anna Elizabeth Hammes, was baptized on July 19, 1789. He married Anna Margaretha Roos on August 6, 1815 in Paarl, Western Cape.

      Children of Johan Pieter Fürstenburg and Anna Margaretha Roos:

      1. Johan Pieter Furstenburg (18161897)
      2. Francois Johannes Reimert Furstenburg (18171872)
      3. Tielman Johannes Furstenburg (1819)
      4. Roelof Abraham Furstenburg (1821)
      5. Margaretha Elizabeth Frederika Furstenburg (18251898)
      6. Johannes Marthinus Furstenburg (1827)