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Elizabeth Olivier1734

Name
Elizabeth Olivier
Given names
Elizabeth
Surname
Olivier
Married name
Elizabeth Myburgh
Birth November 7, 1734 41 23

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2.
Death of a maternal grandfatherNicolaas van der Westhuizen
October 8, 1736 (Age 23 months)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p83, a1b5.
Death of a maternal grandmotherCatharina Olivier
about 1736 (Age 13 months)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p83, a1b5.
Baptism of a brotherHendrik Olivier
November 18, 1736 (Age 2 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4.
Death of a paternal grandmotherBeatrix Guiberthe Verwey
about 1740 (Age 5 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p84, a2.
Death of a fatherGerrit Olivier
about 1746 (Age 11 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p105, a2b7.
Text:

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Marriage of a siblingJacobus MyburghCatharina OlivierView this family
February 20, 1747 (Age 12 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p760, b2c5.
MarriageWillem MyburghView this family
April 26, 1750 (Age 15 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2.
Baptism of a sonAlbert Myburgh
May 2, 1751 (Age 16 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1.
Historical Event 1754 (Age 19 years)

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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
Baptism of a daughterMaria Magdalena Myburgh
April 6, 1755 (Age 20 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p756, b2c2d2.
Epidemic May 1, 1755 (Age 20 years)

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
Baptism of a daughterElsie Myburgh
July 10, 1757 (Age 22 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p756, b2c2d3.
Marriage of a siblingHendrik OlivierRenske van der WaltView this family
March 24, 1765 (Age 30 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1.
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4.
Marriage of a childPetrus Johannes van HeerdenMaria Magdalena MyburghView this family
August 12, 1770 (Age 35 years)

Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p137, b1c5d11.
Text:

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Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: van Heerden, p245, b1c11.
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p756, b2c2d2.
Baptism of a grandsonWillem van Heerden
September 13, 1771 (Age 36 years)

Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: van Heerden, p245, b1c11d1.
Marriage of a childAlbert MyburghAnna Elisabeth TheronView this family
May 9, 1773 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1.
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p4, b2c4d3.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Willem Myburgh
February 20, 1774 (Age 39 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1.
Baptism of a granddaughterHester Myburgh
November 12, 1775 (Age 41 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 41 years)

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Note: Americans declare independece
Baptism of a grandsonPieter Willem van Heerden
April 18, 1778 (Age 43 years)

Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: van Heerden, p221, b1c1d3e1.
War December 20, 1780 (Age 46 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 45 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
War 1784 (Age 49 years)

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Marriage of a childPhillipus du PlessisMaria Magdalena MyburghView this family
December 5, 1790 (Age 56 years)

Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p137, b1c5d11.
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p756, b2c2d2.
Marriage of a grandchildWillem van HeerdenHerculina Johanna du PreezView this family
April 17, 1791 (Age 56 years)

Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: van Heerden, p221, b1c1d3e1f1.
Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: van Heerden, p245, b1c11d1.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Preez, p349, b6c11d3e1.
Marriage of a grandchildGerrit OlivierHester MyburghView this family
February 3, 1793 (Age 58 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1.
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Catharina Cecilia van Heerden
October 27, 1793 (Age 58 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p93, b2c4d18.
Historical Event 1795 (Age 60 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Magdalena du Plessis
August 16, 1795 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p137, b1c5d11e3.
Marriage of a grandchildPieter Willem van HeerdenJohanna Margaretha PretoriusView this family
April 17, 1796 (Age 61 years)

Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: van Heerden, p221, b1c1d3e1.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Pretorius, p385, b3c1d9e1.
Marriage of a grandchildWillem MyburghBeatrix OlivierView this family
May 5, 1796 (Age 61 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1.
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 54 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: French Revolution
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 62 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Death of a sonAlbert Myburgh
September 21, 1798 (Age 63 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1.
Marriage of a grandchildThomas Arnoldus TheronCatharina Cecilia van HeerdenView this family
November 5, 1809 (Age 74 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p93, b2c4d18.
Marriage of a grandchildPhilippus Arnoldus du PlessisMaria Magdalena du PlessisView this family
June 5, 1813 (Age 78 years)

Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p136, b1c5d5e9.
Publication: Vol. 8, Pi-Q (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0949-2
Citation details: Du Plessis, p137, b1c5d11e3.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 68 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 74 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 77 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 83 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 85 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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 90 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Death of a grandsonWillem van Heerden
1826 (Age 91 years)

Publication: Vol. 3, H-I (1992) ISBN: 0-7969-1425-7
Citation details: van Heerden, p245, b1c11d1.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 100 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 109 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 117 years)

Source: Wikipedia
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.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Elizabeth Olivier, daughter of Gerrit Olivier and Maria Magdalena van der Westhuizen, was born on November 7, 1734. She married Willem Myburgh (brother-in-law), son of Albert Lambertz Myburgh and Elsje van der Merwe, on April 26, 1750. He was baptized on February 17, 1718.

      Children of Elizabeth Olivier and Willem Myburgh:

      1. Albert Myburgh (17511798)
      2. Maria Magdalena Myburgh (1755)
      3. Elsie Myburgh (1757)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Albert Myburgh, son of Willem Myburgh and Elizabeth Olivier, was baptized on May 2, 1751 and died on September 21, 1798 in Swartland, Western Cape at the age of 47. He married Anna Elisabeth Theron (nephew-in-law’s half-sister), daughter of Jacobus Theron and Hester Blignaut, on May 9, 1773 in Tulbagh, Western Cape. She was baptized on October 12, 1755 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died on May 30, 1828 in Over Breede River, Western Cape at the age of 72.

      Children of Albert Myburgh and Anna Elisabeth Theron:

      1. Willem Myburgh (17741854)
      2. Hester Myburgh (1775)
    2. Maria Magdalena Myburgh, daughter of Willem Myburgh and Elizabeth Olivier, was baptized on April 6, 1755. She married 2 times. The first time she married Petrus Johannes van Heerden (brother-in-law’s uncle), son of Willem van Heerden and Martha van der Merwe, on August 12, 1770. He was baptized on March 8, 1750 and died in 1787 at the age of 36. The second time she married Phillipus du Plessis (great-uncle’s son-in-law’s son), son of Johannes du Plessis and Anna Claudina Roux, on December 5, 1790. He was baptized on April 4, 1762 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died on July 20, 1839 in Tulbagh, Western Cape at the age of 77.

      Children of Maria Magdalena Myburgh and Petrus Johannes van Heerden:

      1. Willem van Heerden (17711826)

      Children of Maria Magdalena Myburgh and Phillipus du Plessis:

      1. Maria Magdalena du Plessis (1795)
    3. Elsie Myburgh, daughter of Willem Myburgh and Elizabeth Olivier, was baptized on July 10, 1757. She married 2 times. The first time she married Izaak van Heerden (brother-in-law’s son), son of Pieter Willem van Heerden and Anna Sophia van der Merwe,. He was baptized on October 6, 1755. The second time she married Cosmos Jospeh Rademan.

      Children of Elsie Myburgh and Izaak van Heerden:

      1. Pieter Willem van Heerden (1778)
      2. Catharina Cecilia van Heerden (1793)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Willem Myburgh, son of Albert Myburgh and Anna Elisabeth Theron, was born on February 20, 1774 and died on August 13, 1854 in Beaufort, , at the age of 80. He married Beatrix Olivier (sister-in-law), daughter of Hendrik Olivier and Renske van der Walt, on May 5, 1796. She was born on October 3, 1778.

      Children of Willem Myburgh and Beatrix Olivier:

      1. Hendrik Myburgh (18011873)
      2. Gert Jacobus Myburgh (18071881)
      3. Anna Elizabeth Myburg (1809)
    2. Hester Myburgh, daughter of Albert Myburgh and Anna Elisabeth Theron, was baptized on November 12, 1775. She married Gerrit Olivier (brother-in-law), son of Hendrik Olivier and Renske van der Walt, on February 3, 1793. He was baptized on March 12, 1766.

      Children of Hester Myburgh and Gerrit Olivier:

      1. Renske Maria Olivier (18051863)
    3. Willem van Heerden, son of Petrus Johannes van Heerden and Maria Magdalena Myburgh, was baptized on September 13, 1771 and died in 1826 at the age of 54. He married Herculina Johanna du Preez (uncle’s step-daughter), daughter of Philippus Lodewicus du Preez and Maria de Bruyn, on April 17, 1791. She was baptized on July 25, 1773.

      Children of Willem van Heerden and Herculina Johanna du Preez:

      1. Elizabeth Margaretha van Heerden (1801)
    4. Maria Magdalena du Plessis, daughter of Phillipus du Plessis and Maria Magdalena Myburgh, was baptized on August 16, 1795 in Tulbagh, Western Cape. She married Philippus Arnoldus du Plessis (first cousin), son of Johannes Petrus du Plessis and Susanna Johanna de Wet, on June 5, 1813. He was baptized on August 21, 1791 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died on March 23, 1860 in Camdeboo, Dist. Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 68.

      Children of Maria Magdalena du Plessis and Philippus Arnoldus du Plessis:

      1. Maria Magdalena du Plessis (18141844)
    5. Pieter Willem van Heerden, son of Izaak van Heerden and Elsie Myburgh, was baptized on April 18, 1778. He married Johanna Margaretha Pretorius (father’s step-mother’s father’s great-niece), daughter of Jacobus Cornelis Pretorius and Margaretha Johanna Coetzee, on April 17, 1796. She was baptized on October 31, 1779 and died about 1848 in De Zeekoegat, Agter-Sneeuberg, Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape.

      Children of Pieter Willem van Heerden and Johanna Margaretha Pretorius:

      1. Izak Jacobus van Heerden (17971864)
      2. Pieter Willem van Heerden (18021875)
    6. Catharina Cecilia van Heerden, daughter of Izaak van Heerden and Elsie Myburgh, was born on October 27, 1793. She married Thomas Arnoldus Theron (aunt’s half-brother), son of Jacobus Theron and Anna Sophia de Vos, on November 5, 1809 in Tulbagh, Western Cape. He was baptized on October 23, 1789 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died on January 11, 1863 in Wolvenkop, Dist. Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 73.

      Children of Catharina Cecilia van Heerden and Thomas Arnoldus Theron:

      1. Cecilia Catharina Theron (18101836)