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Elizabeth Catharina BritsAge: 41 years18161857

Name
Elizabeth Catharina Brits
Given names
Elizabeth Catharina
Surname
Brits
Married name
Elizabeth Catharina Brits
Birth July 9, 1816 26

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Baptism December 7, 1816 (Age 4 months)
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Brits, p448, b6c3d3e4f1.
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 2 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 3 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 8 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
MarriageRudolph Marthinus BritsView this family
October 6, 1833 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Brits, p447, b6c3d2e3.
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Brits, p448, b6c3d3e4f1.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 18 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 27 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 40 years)

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 35 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 37 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
Death December 27, 1857 (Age 41 years)

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Brits, p447, b6c3d2e3.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Elizabeth Catharina Brits, daughter of Johannes Nicolaas “Johan” Brits and Anna Johanna Wilken, was born on July 9, 1816 and died on December 27, 1857 at the age of 41. She married Rudolph Marthinus Brits (first cousin once removed ascending), son of Rudolph Brits and Johanna Petronella Oosthuizen, on October 6, 1833 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. He was born calculated June 10, 1782 and died on November 1, 1868 in Zuurfontein, Dist. Bloemfontein, Free State.