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Maria Magdalena van ZylAge: 71 years17921864

Name
Maria Magdalena van Zyl
Given names
Maria Magdalena
Surname
van Zyl
Married name
Maria Magdalena Nieuwoudt
Birth
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Baptism September 16, 1792

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War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 2 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 4 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 10 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 16 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 19 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 25 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 27 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 32 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835 (Age 42 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 51 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
MarriageHeremias Cornelis NieuwoudtView this family
June 9, 1845 (Age 52 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p330, b1c3d6.
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
Death of a husbandHeremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt
March 4, 1859 (Age 66 years)
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Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 64 years)

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 68 years)

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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 (Age 59 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 61 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 13, 1864 (Age 71 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p330, b1c3d6.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Maria Magdalena van Zyl, daughter of Gideon van Zyl and Catharina Johanna Kriel, was born in Kruisfontein, , and died on March 13, 1864 in Modderfontein, , . She married Heremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt, son of Jeremias Cornelis Nieuwoudt and Jacoba Botma, on June 9, 1845 in Drooge Rivier, Clanwilliam, 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.