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Ockert Corneliszoon OlivierAge: 60 years16451705

Name
Ockert Corneliszoon Olivier
Given names
Ockert Corneliszoon
Surname
Olivier
Birth about 1645
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1.
Historical Event April 6, 1652 (Age 7 years)

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Note: Jan van Riebeeck arrives at the Cape in the Drommedaris and sets up a supply station and fortifications for the Dutch East India Company.
Historical Event 1657 (Age 12 years)
Source: SA Timeline
Note: First Freeburghers (Vrijburgers): The first nine men received grants of land along the Liesbeeck River (now Rondebosch)
Historical Event May 7, 1662 (Age 17 years)

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Note: Jan van Riebeeck leaves the Cape on promotion to a position on the Council of Justice in Batavia
Historical Event August 18, 1665 (Age 20 years)

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Note: First Dutch Reformed Church congregation is founded and J. van Arkel is appointed the first minister
Immigration 1671 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Dina Olivier
about 1673 (Age 28 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1b1.
Birth of a son
#2
Cornelis Ockersz Olivier
about 1674 (Age 29 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1b2.
Not marriedMaria Jans VisserView this family
yes

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1.
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Brits, p445, a1.
MarriageAletta VerweyView this family
February 5, 1679 (Age 34 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1.
Town founded November 6, 1679 (Age 34 years)
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Note: Stellenbosch is founded
Baptism of a daughterCatharina Olivier
July 11, 1683 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p83, a1b5.
Historical Event April 1688 (Age 43 years)

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Note: French Huguenot refugees arrive after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes. Simon van der Stel, the Governor of the Cape Colony settles the Huguenot refugees in the present day Drakenstein, Franschhoek and Wellington areas which were beyond the Cape Colony and belonged to the Khoikhoi people
Baptism of a sonCornelis Ockersz Olivier
February 2, 1689 (Age 44 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1b2.
Marriage of a childCornelis Ockersz OlivierAnna Catharina Richman van WeiyView this family
November 22, 1699 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1b2.
Baptism of a sonHendrik Olivier
November 21, 1700 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p84, a1b14.
Baptism of a grandsonRudolph Brits
October 24, 1702 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Brits, p446, b6.
Death about 1705 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p69, a1.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Ockert Corneliszoon Olivier, son of Cornelis Olivier, was born about 1645 in Netherlands and died about 1705 in Tulbagh, Western Cape.. He had a relationship with Maria Jans Visser He married Aletta Verwey (grandson’s son-in-law’s great-aunt), daughter of Gysbert Verwey and Catharina Ganzevanger, on February 5, 1679. She died in May 1721.

      Children of Ockert Corneliszoon Olivier and Maria Jans Visser:

      1. Dina Olivier (1673)
      2. Cornelis Ockersz Olivier (16741713)

      Children of Ockert Corneliszoon Olivier and Aletta Verwey:

      1. Catharina Olivier (16831736)
      2. Hendrik Olivier (17001725)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Dina Olivier, daughter of Ockert Corneliszoon Olivier and Maria Jans Visser, was born about 1673. She married Hans Jacob Brits on September 22, 1720. He died on February 15, 1729 in Stellenbosch, Western Cape.

      Children of Dina Olivier and Hans Jacob Brits:

      1. Rudolph Brits (1702)
    2. Cornelis Ockersz Olivier, son of Ockert Corneliszoon Olivier and Maria Jans Visser, was born about 1674 and died about 1713. He married Anna Catharina Richman van Weiy on November 22, 1699 in Cape Town, Western Cape. She was baptized on September 15, 1686 and died in September 1777 at the age of 90.

      Children of Cornelis Ockersz Olivier and Anna Catharina Richman van Weiy:

      1. Johannes Corneliszoon “Jan” Olivier (17061764)
      2. Catharina Olivier (17081744)
    3. Catharina Olivier, daughter of Ockert Corneliszoon Olivier and Aletta Verwey, was baptized on July 11, 1683 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died about 1736. She married Nicolaas van der Westhuizen, son of Pieter van der Westhuyzen and Maria Hendriks Winkelhausen, on November 7, 1706. He was baptized on May 7, 1679 and died on October 8, 1736 at the age of 57.

      Children of Catharina Olivier and Nicolaas van der Westhuizen:

      1. Maria Magdalena van der Westhuizen (1710)
    4. Hendrik Olivier, son of Ockert Corneliszoon Olivier and Aletta Verwey, was baptized on November 21, 1700 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died in 1725 in Land van Waveren, Tulbagh, Western Cape at the age of 24. He married Maria Vivier (father’s grandson’s wife’s first cousin), daughter of Abraham Vivier and Jaquemine des Pres, on May 21, 1724 in Stellenbosch, Western Cape. She was baptized on August 22, 1700 and died on May 8, 1771 at the age of 70.

      Children of Hendrik Olivier and Maria Vivier:

      1. Aletta Olivier (1725)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Rudolph Brits, son of Hans Jacob Brits and Dina Olivier, was baptized on October 24, 1702 in Stellenbosch, Western Cape. He married 2 times. The first time he married Maria Gerrits on December 5, 1722. The second time he married Huibrecht Brand on January 17, 1740.

      Children of Rudolph Brits and Maria Gerrits:

      1. Hans Jacob Brits (1729)

      Children of Rudolph Brits and Huibrecht Brand:

      1. Rudolph Johannes Brits (1741)
    2. Johannes Corneliszoon “Jan” Olivier, son of Cornelis Ockersz Olivier and Anna Catharina Richman van Weiy, was baptized on June 13, 1706 and died on August 21, 1764 at the age of 58. He married Cecilia du Pres (sister’s mother-in-law’s first cousin), daughter of Philippe du Preez and Elizabeth Prévot, on February 12, 1730 in Tulbagh, Western Cape. She was baptized on May 14, 1713 and died on April 11, 1781 in Tulbagh, Western Cape at the age of 67.

      Children of Johannes Corneliszoon “Jan” Olivier and Cecilia du Pres:

      1. Philippus Arnoldus Olivier (1731)
      2. Dirkje Olivier (1734)
      3. Martha Maria Olivier (1738)
      4. Johanna Elisabeth Olivier (1741)
      5. Johannes Stephanus Olivier (1743)
      6. Cornelis Hermanus Olivier (17461825)
    3. Catharina Olivier, daughter of Cornelis Ockersz Olivier and Anna Catharina Richman van Weiy, was baptized on December 30, 1708 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died on April 8, 1744 at the age of 35. She married 2 times. The first time she married Arnoldus Johannes Basson, son of Johannes Basson and Zacharia Visser, before 1742. He was baptized on February 26, 1702 and died about 1742. The second time she married Pieter du Plessis (nephew-in-law’s brother-in-law), son of Charl Prieur du Plessis and Cecilia van Marseveen, on December 2, 1742 in Paarl, Western Cape. He was baptized on March 8, 1716 in Paarl, Western Cape.

    4. Maria Magdalena van der Westhuizen, daughter of Nicolaas van der Westhuizen and Catharina Olivier, was baptized on November 16, 1710. She married Gerrit Olivier (first cousin once removed ascending), son of Hendrik Corneliszoon Olivier and Beatrix Guiberthe Verwey, on April 30, 1730. He was baptized on May 31, 1693 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died about 1746.

      Children of Maria Magdalena van der Westhuizen and Gerrit Olivier:

      1. Catharina Olivier (1731)
      2. Elizabeth Olivier (1734)
      3. Hendrik Olivier (1736)
    5. Aletta Olivier, daughter of Hendrik Olivier and Maria Vivier, was baptized on July 15, 1725 in Paarl, Western Cape. She married Johannes Viljoen (great-aunt’s nephew), son of Johannes Viljoen and Catharina Snyman, on March 8, 1744 in Paarl, Western Cape. He was baptized on September 19, 1711 in Paarl, Western Cape.

      Children of Aletta Olivier and Johannes Viljoen:

      1. Johannes Hendricus Viljoen (1745)
      2. Christoffel Viljoen (1747)
      3. Catharina Maria Viljoen (1751)
      4. Jacobus Petrus Viljoen (1753)
      5. Hercules Viljoen (17551788)
      6. Geertruida Jacomina Viljoen (17571787)