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Johanna Jacomina van der Westhuizen

Name
Johanna Jacomina van der Westhuizen
Given names
Johanna Jacomina
Surname
van der Westhuizen
Married name
Johanna Jacomina Delport
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
MarriageJacobus DelportView this family
November 8, 1772

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2.
Baptism of a sonJacobus Petrus Delport
February 27, 1774

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2d1.
Historical Event July 1776

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Note: Americans declare independece
Baptism of a sonPieter Johannes Delport
August 31, 1777

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d2.
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
Baptism of a sonIzak Christiaan Delport
December 7, 1783

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d3.
War 1784

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
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
Marriage of a childJacobus Petrus DelportSara Maria StrydomView this family
May 22, 1796

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2d1.
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event March 5, 1797

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Baptism of a grandsonJacobus Petrus Delport
May 14, 1797

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2d1e1.
Marriage of a childJacobus Petrus DelportJohanna Jacomina le RouxView this family
May 18, 1800
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2d1.
Baptism of a granddaughterCatharina Johanna Delport
September 26, 1802

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2d1e2.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Petrus Jacobus Delport
calculated December 6, 1803

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2d1e3.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Delport
November 2, 1805

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2d1e3.
Baptism of a grandsonGabriel Johannes Delport
October 26, 1806

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d1e4.
Natural disaster 1809

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Mattheus Delport
November 30, 1809

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d1e5.
Town founded 1812

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Birth of a grandson
#2
Izaak Andries Delport
March 9, 1814

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d1e6.
Baptism of a grandsonIzaak Andries Delport
September 25, 1814
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d1e6.
Town founded August 27, 1818

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Note: Cradock is founded
Birth of a grandson
#3
Daniel Delport
September 2, 1819

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d1e7.
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
Baptism of a grandsonDaniel Delport
February 4, 1820
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d1e7.
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
Marriage of a grandchildIzaak Andries DelportCatharina Elizabeth Sophia OosthuizenView this family
December 26, 1836
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d1e6.
Marriage of a grandchildIzaak Andries DelportCecilia Johanna SchoemanView this family
January 15, 1844
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jurgens DELPORT (1925), VAB MHG #18232/1925, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LW-56J7?cat=195564 : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death notice: Cecilia Johanna SCHOEMAN (1894), VAB MHG S1124/1894, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-99LW-5Q36?i=1268&cat=195564 : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c2d1e6.
Citation details: Marriage: Isaak Andries DELPORT and Johanna Secilia SCHOEMAN (1844), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-W4DX?i=601&cat=244034 : accessed 20 Apr 2020
Town founded 1844

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Death of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Delport
January 16, 1850 Age: 46 years 1 month 10 days

Publication: Vol. 2, D-G (1989) ISBN: -
Citation details: Delport, p53, b6c2d1e3.
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
Economic Event 1865
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867
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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
  1. Generation 1
    1. Johanna Jacomina van der Westhuizen. She married Jacobus Delport, son of Jacobus Delport and Susanna Maree, on November 8, 1772. He was baptized on September 1, 1737.

      Children of Johanna Jacomina van der Westhuizen and Jacobus Delport:

      1. Jacobus Petrus Delport (1774)
      2. Pieter Johannes Delport (1777)
      3. Izak Christiaan Delport (1783)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Jacobus Petrus Delport, son of Jacobus Delport and Johanna Jacomina van der Westhuizen, was baptized on February 27, 1774. He married 2 times. The first time he married Sara Maria Strydom on May 22, 1796. The second time he married Johanna Jacomina le Roux on May 18, 1800 in Cape Town, Western Cape.

      Children of Jacobus Petrus Delport and Sara Maria Strydom:

      1. Jacobus Petrus Delport (1797)

      Children of Jacobus Petrus Delport and Johanna Jacomina le Roux:

      1. Catharina Johanna Delport (1802)
      2. Petrus Jacobus Delport (18031850)
      3. Gabriel Johannes Delport (1806)
      4. Johannes Mattheus Delport (1809)
      5. Izaak Andries Delport (1814)
      6. Daniel Delport (1819)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Izaak Andries Delport, son of Jacobus Petrus Delport and Johanna Jacomina le Roux, was born on March 9, 1814. He married 2 times. The first time he married Catharina Elizabeth Sophia Oosthuizen on December 26, 1836 in George, Western Cape. She was born calculated 1816 in Olifantsrivier, Dist. George, Western Cape and died on December 13, 1842 in Rietvalley, , . The second time he married Cecilia Johanna Schoeman, daughter of Jurgens Johannes Schoeman and Catharina Cecilia Elisabett Le Roux, on January 15, 1844 in George, Western Cape. She was born calculated December 1, 1826 in Dist. Oudtshoorn, Western Cape and died on April 16, 1894 in Dist. Ladybrand, Free State.

      Children of Izaak Andries Delport and Catharina Elizabeth Sophia Oosthuizen:

      1. Catharina Elizabeth Johanna Delport (1837)
      2. Petrus Marthinus Jacobus Delport (1840)
      3. Johanna Jacomina Petronella Delport (1842)

      Children of Izaak Andries Delport and Cecilia Johanna Schoeman:

      1. Gert Christian Jurgens Delport (18711925)