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Johannes Jacob Hendriks

Name
Johannes Jacob Hendriks
Given names
Johannes Jacob
Surname
Hendriks
MarriageMaria de LeeuwView this family
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Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p361, b7c8.
Historical Event 1754

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Note: A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Colony
Epidemic May 1, 1755

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
Historical Event July 1776

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Note: Americans declare independece
Birth of a daughter
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Jacoba Louisa Hendriks
January 18, 1778

Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p361, b7c8.
War December 20, 1780

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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

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
War 1784

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Historical Event 1795

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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
Marriage of a childHeremias NieuwoudtJacoba Louisa HendriksView this family
July 24, 1796
Publication: Vol. 6, N (2000) ISBN:
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p361, b7c8.
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event March 5, 1797

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Birth of a grandson
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Heremias Hendrik Nieuwoudt
February 13, 1806

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

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Baptism of a grandsonHeremias Hendrik Nieuwoudt
February 16, 1806
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Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p364, b7c8d4.
Natural disaster 1809

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820

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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

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Marriage of a grandchildHeremias Hendrik NieuwoudtAnna Maria TheronView this family
April 8, 1832
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

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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.
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26 FEB 1832

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Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p364, b7c8d4.
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x Graaff-Reinet 7.4.1832 Anna Maria THERON

Historical Event 1835

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Marriage of a grandchildHeremias Hendrik NieuwoudtJudith Johanna HaarhofView this family
December 13, 1838
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Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p364, b7c8d4.
Town founded 1844

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

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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

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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
  1. Generation 1
    1. Children of Johannes Jacob Hendriks and Maria de Leeuw:

      1. Jacoba Louisa Hendriks (1778)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Jacoba Louisa Hendriks, daughter of Johannes Jacob Hendriks and Maria de Leeuw, was born on January 18, 1778. She married Heremias Nieuwoudt, son of Izaak Nieuwoudt and Dorothea Elizabeth Hertzog, on July 24, 1796 in Cape Town, Western Cape. He 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.

      Children of Jacoba Louisa Hendriks and Heremias Nieuwoudt:

      1. Heremias Hendrik Nieuwoudt (18061867)
  3. Generation 3back 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.