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Jannetjie Sophia “Johanna” BockAge: 49 years17901840

Name
Jannetjie Sophia “Johanna” Bock
Given names
Jannetjie Sophia
Surname
Bock
Nickname
Johanna
Married name
Jannetjie Sophia Nieuwoudt
Birth March 29, 1790 26 32
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p330, b1c3d6.
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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
Baptism October 19, 1790 (Age 6 months)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p330, b1c3d6.
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 4 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 6 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
MarriageHeremias Cornelis NieuwoudtView this family
February 7, 1808 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p330, b1c3d6.
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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 13 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 18 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 21 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 23 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p335, b1c3d6e3.
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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 24 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p335, b1c3d6e3.
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 28 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 29 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 34 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Death of a maternal grandmotherHendrina Smit
July 21, 1826 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steenkamp, p158, b11.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 44 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 45 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9e1f1.
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p335, b1c3d6e3f1.
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Aletta Catharina Nieuwoudt
May 28, 1837 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9e1f1.
Text:

ABT 1838

Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p335, b1c3d6e3f1.
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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 47 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p335, b1c3d6e3f1.
Death of a motherJohanna Sophia “Jannetjie” Steenkamp
October 1, 1838 (Age 48 years)

Publication: Vol. 12, So-Sz (2005) ISBN: 0-7972-1032-6
Citation details: Steenkamp, p158, b11c2.
Birth of a grandson
#2
Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt
April 28, 1839 (Age 49 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 February 27, 1840 (Age 49 years) Age: 49 years 11 months
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p330, b1c3d6.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
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
  1. Generation 1
    1. Jannetjie Sophia “Johanna” Bock, daughter of Michiel Nicolaas Bok and Johanna Sophia “Jannetjie” Steenkamp, 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. She married Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt, son of Jeremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt and Jacoba Botma, on February 7, 1808 in Tulbagh, Western Cape. He 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.

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

      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)