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Heremias NieuwoudtAge: 78 years17731851

Name
Heremias Nieuwoudt
Given names
Heremias
Surname
Nieuwoudt
Baptism February 28, 1773
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p361, b7c8.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 3 years)

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Note: Americans declare independece
War December 20, 1780 (Age 7 years)

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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 (Age 6 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
Marriage of a siblingPetrus Johannes TheronJohanna Maria NieuwoudtView this family
May 2, 1784 (Age 11 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p354, b4c6d1.
Citation details: Marriage: Petrus Johannes THERON and Johanna Maria NIEUWOUD (1784), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-3SR6-X?i=87&cat=244034 : accessed 8 Aug 2019
War 1784 (Age 10 years)

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
MarriageJacoba Louisa HendriksView this family
July 24, 1796 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p361, b7c8.
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 15 years)

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 21 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 24 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Birth of a son
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Heremias Hendrik Nieuwoudt
February 13, 1806 (Age 32 years)

Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p364, b7c8d4.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 30 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Baptism of a sonHeremias Hendrik Nieuwoudt
February 16, 1806 (Age 32 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p364, b7c8d4.
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 35 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 38 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Death of a sisterJohanna Maria Nieuwoudt
1816 (Age 42 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p354, b4c6d1.
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 45 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 46 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 51 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Marriage of a childHeremias Hendrik NieuwoudtAnna Maria TheronView this family
April 8, 1832 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: Marriage: Heremias Hendrik NIEUWOUD and Anna Maria THERON (1832), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-QD89?i=210&cat=959223 : accessed 7 Dec 2019
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D. 8de April 32

Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Anna Maria NIEUWOUDT (1838), MOOC 6/9/13 #2940, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MK-T?mode=g&i=1014 image 1015/2253 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p274, b4c5d1e6.
Text:

26 FEB 1832

Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p364, b7c8d4.
Text:

x Graaff-Reinet 7.4.1832 Anna Maria THERON

Death of a motherDorothea Elizabeth Hertzog
June 11, 1832 (Age 59 years)

Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p358, b7.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 61 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Marriage of a childHeremias Hendrik NieuwoudtJudith Johanna HaarhofView this family
December 13, 1838 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p364, b7c8d4.
Town founded 1844 (Age 70 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Death December 26, 1851 (Age 78 years)
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p361, b7c8.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Heremias Nieuwoudt, son of Izaak Nieuwoudt and Dorothea Elizabeth Hertzog, was baptized on February 28, 1773 in Paarl, Western Cape and died on December 26, 1851 in Toon Bothasfontein, Richmond, Northern Cape at the age of 78. He married Jacoba Louisa Hendriks, daughter of Johannes Jacob Hendriks and Maria de Leeuw, on July 24, 1796 in Cape Town, Western Cape. She was born on January 18, 1778.

      Children of Heremias Nieuwoudt and Jacoba Louisa Hendriks:

      1. Heremias Hendrik Nieuwoudt (18061867)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Heremias Hendrik Nieuwoudt, son of Heremias Nieuwoudt and Jacoba Louisa Hendriks, was born on February 13, 1806 and died on November 24, 1867 in Karriboschpoort, , at the age of 61. He married 2 times. The first time he married Anna Maria Theron (uncle’s father’s great-niece), daughter of Pieter Carel Theron and Aletta Catherina Steenberg, on April 8, 1832 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. She was born on March 25, 1811 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on July 29, 1838 in Sneeuwberg, Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 27. The second time he married Judith Johanna Haarhof, daughter of Pieter Josua Haarhof and Judith Johanna le Roux, on December 13, 1838 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. She was born on October 1, 1818 in Sneeuberg, Dist. Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape.