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Heremias Cornelis NieuwoudtAge: 71 years17871859

Name
Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt
Given names
Heremias Cornelis
Surname
Nieuwoudt
Birth December 14, 1787 43 30
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Baptism November 26, 1788 (Age 11 months)
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Death of a paternal grandfatherGerrit Nieuwoudt
about 1797 (Age 9 years)

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War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 12 months)

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 7 years)

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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 (Age 9 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
MarriageJannetjie Sophia “Johanna” BockView this family
February 7, 1808 (Age 20 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Jannetjie Sophia BOCK (1840), MOOC 6/9/20 #4196, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQPH-5?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZV%3A1598082367 : 12 June 2018), 007844936 > image 110 of 2223; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 7 Dec 2019
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 15 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 21 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Death of a fatherJeremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt
May 18, 1811 (Age 23 years)

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Town founded 1812 (Age 24 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Birth of a son
#1
Gerrit Christiaan Jacobus “Gert” Nieuwoudt
September 3, 1813 (Age 25 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jacobus NIEUWOUDT (1847), MOOC 6/9/42 #8933, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MSXM-3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZJ%3A1598082368 : 12 September 2017), 007844937 > image 344 of 2283; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Apr 2020
Text:

Groenrivier, Onder Bokkeveld

Baptism of a sonGerrit Christiaan Jacobus “Gert” Nieuwoudt
October 9, 1814 (Age 26 years)
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Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 30 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 32 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 37 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835 (Age 47 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Marriage of a childGerrit Christiaan Jacobus “Gert” NieuwoudtMaatje Catharina KotzeView this family
January 3, 1836 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
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Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Aletta Catharina Nieuwoudt
May 28, 1837 (Age 49 years)
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Text:

ABT 1838

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Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jacobus NIEUWOUDT (1847), MOOC 6/9/42 #8933, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MSXM-3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZJ%3A1598082368 : 12 September 2017), 007844937 > image 344 of 2283; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Apr 2020
Baptism of a granddaughterAletta Catharina Nieuwoudt
December 29, 1837 (Age 50 years)
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Birth of a grandson
#2
Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt
April 28, 1839 (Age 51 years)

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Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jacobus NIEUWOUDT (1847), MOOC 6/9/42 #8933, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MSXM-3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZJ%3A1598082368 : 12 September 2017), 007844937 > image 344 of 2283; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Apr 2020
Death of a wifeJannetjie Sophia “Johanna” Bock
February 27, 1840 (Age 52 years) Age: 49 years 11 months
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Citation details: Death notice: Jannetjie Sophia BOCK (1840), MOOC 6/9/20 #4196, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQPH-5?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZV%3A1598082367 : 12 June 2018), 007844936 > image 110 of 2223; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 7 Dec 2019
MarriageSophia Maria Jacoba van der MerweView this family
May 16, 1841 (Age 53 years)
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Citation details: Marriage: Heremias Cornelis NIEUWOUDT Sr and Sophia Maria Jacoba VAN DER MERWE (1841), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-WSJF-H?i=265&cat=244034 : accessed 18 Apr 2020
Birth of a grandson
#3
Theunis Gerhardus Josias Nieuwoudt
June 3, 1841 (Age 53 years)

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Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jacobus NIEUWOUDT (1847), MOOC 6/9/42 #8933, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MSXM-3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZJ%3A1598082368 : 12 September 2017), 007844937 > image 344 of 2283; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Apr 2020
Death of a wifeSophia Maria Jacoba van der Merwe
November 20, 1842 (Age 54 years)
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Town founded 1844 (Age 56 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
MarriageMaria Magdalena van ZylView this family
June 9, 1845 (Age 57 years)
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Citation details: Marriage: Heremias Cornelis NIEUWOUDT and Maria Magdalena VAN ZYL (1845), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSJG-LW28?cat=244034 : accessed 21 Apr 2020
Birth of a grandson
#4
Gert Christiaan Jacobus Nieuwoudt
November 25, 1845 (Age 57 years)

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Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jacobus NIEUWOUDT (1847), MOOC 6/9/42 #8933, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MSXM-3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZJ%3A1598082368 : 12 September 2017), 007844937 > image 344 of 2283; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Apr 2020
Death of a sonGerrit Christiaan Jacobus “Gert” Nieuwoudt
March 30, 1847 (Age 59 years) Age: 33 years 6 months 27 days

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Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jacobus NIEUWOUDT (1847), MOOC 6/9/42 #8933, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MSXM-3?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZJ%3A1598082368 : 12 September 2017), 007844937 > image 344 of 2283; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 23 Apr 2020
Marriage of a grandchildThomas Petrus Arnoldus TheronAletta Catharina NieuwoudtView this family
August 7, 1854 (Age 66 years) Husband: 22 years Wife: 16 years
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9e1f1.
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Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p335, b1c3d6e3f1.
Citation details: Marriage: Thomas Petrus Arnoldus THERON and Alettha Catharina NIEUWOUDT (1854), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-7VGQ?i=199&cat=244034 : accessed 23 Apr 2020
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 69 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 64 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 66 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 March 4, 1859 (Age 71 years)
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt, son of Jeremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt and Jacoba Botma, was born on December 14, 1787 in Klynfontein, Clanwilliam, Western Cape and died on March 4, 1859 in Dist. Calvinia, Northern Cape at the age of 71. He married 3 times. The first time he married Jannetjie Sophia “Johanna” Bock, daughter of Michiel Nicolaas Bok and Johanna Sophia “Jannetjie” Steenkamp, on February 7, 1808 in Tulbagh, Western Cape. She was born on March 29, 1790 in Groenrivier, Onder-Bokkeveld, Dist. Clanwilliam, Western Cape and died on February 27, 1840 in Groenrivier, Onder-Bokkeveld, Dist. Clanwilliam, Western Cape at the age of 49. The second time he married Sophia Maria Jacoba van der Merwe (uncle’s step-mother’s great-great-niece), daughter of Willem Schalk van der Merwe and Anna Louisa Jacobs, on May 16, 1841 in Clanwilliam, Western Cape. She was born on May 6, 1812 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died on November 20, 1842 in Onder-Bokkeveld, Calvinia, Northern Cape at the age of 30. The third time he married Maria Magdalena van Zyl, daughter of Gideon van Zyl and Catharina Johanna Kriel, on June 9, 1845 in Drooge Rivier, Clanwilliam, Western Cape. She was born in Kruisfontein, , and died on March 13, 1864 in Modderfontein, , .

      Children of Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt and Jannetjie Sophia “Johanna” Bock:

      1. Gerrit Christiaan Jacobus “Gert” Nieuwoudt (18131847)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Gerrit Christiaan Jacobus “Gert” Nieuwoudt, son of Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt and Jannetjie Sophia “Johanna” Bock, was born on September 3, 1813 in Bokkeveld, Calvinia, Northern Cape and died on March 30, 1847 at the age of 33. He married Maatje Catharina Kotze, daughter of Theunis Gerhardus Kotze and Aletta Catharina Carstens, on January 3, 1836 in Clanwilliam, Western Cape. She was born on August 25, 1818 and died on March 27, 1881 at the age of 62.

      Children of Gerrit Christiaan Jacobus “Gert” Nieuwoudt and Maatje Catharina Kotze:

      1. Aletta Catharina Nieuwoudt (18371879)
      2. Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt (1839)
      3. Theunis Gerhardus Josias Nieuwoudt (1841)
      4. Gert Christiaan Jacobus Nieuwoudt (1845)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Aletta Catharina Nieuwoudt, daughter of Gerrit Christiaan Jacobus “Gert” Nieuwoudt and Maatje Catharina Kotze, was born on May 28, 1837 in Willemsrivier, Bokkeveld, Calvinia, Northern Cape and died on December 17, 1879 in Zoutpan, Calvinia, Northern Cape at the age of 42. She married Thomas Petrus Arnoldus Theron (third cousin), son of Petrus Lodewicus Theron and Christina Sophia Hough, on August 7, 1854 in Calvinia, Northern Cape. He was born on February 10, 1832 and died on July 17, 1899 in Calvinia, Northern Cape at the age of 67.

      Children of Aletta Catharina Nieuwoudt and Thomas Petrus Arnoldus Theron:

      1. Maatje Catharina Theron (1855)
      2. Christina Sophia Theron (1858)
      3. Petrus Lodewicus Theron (18601931)
      4. Aletta Catharina Theron (1862)
      5. Gert Christiaan Jacobus Theron (1864)
      6. Thomas Petrus Arnoldus Theron (1866)
      7. Heremias Cornelius Nieuwoudt Theron (18681939)
      8. Helena Hendrina Theron (18701941)
      9. Johanna Margaretha Elizabeth Theron (18731935)
      10. Theunis Gerhardus Josias Nieuwoudt Theron (18751883)