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Willem MyburghAge: 80 years17741854

Name
Willem Myburgh
Given names
Willem
Surname
Myburgh
Birth February 20, 1774 22 18

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1.
Baptism of a sisterHester Myburgh
November 12, 1775 (Age 20 months)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 2 years)

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Note: Americans declare independece
War December 20, 1780 (Age 6 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 5 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
War 1784 (Age 9 years)

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Marriage of a siblingGerrit OlivierHester MyburghView this family
February 3, 1793 (Age 18 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1.
Historical Event 1795 (Age 20 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
MarriageBeatrix OlivierView this family
May 5, 1796 (Age 22 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1.
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 23 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Death of a fatherAlbert Myburgh
September 21, 1798 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1.
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 14 years)

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Note: French Revolution
Birth of a son
#1
Hendrik Myburgh
October 1, 1801 (Age 27 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
Death of a maternal grandfatherJacobus Theron
1806 (Age 31 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p1, b2c4.
Birth of a son
#2
Gert Jacobus Myburgh
January 18, 1807 (Age 32 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f5.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Anna Elizabeth Myburg
June 22, 1809 (Age 35 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f6.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 29 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 34 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Baptism of a daughterAnna Elizabeth Myburg
December 3, 1809 (Age 35 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f6.
Text:

†(sic) 3.12.1809

Town founded 1812 (Age 37 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 44 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 45 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
Marriage of a childHendrik MyburghHester Jacomina VisserView this family
August 5, 1821 (Age 47 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
Marriage of a childHendrik MyburghRenske Maria OlivierView this family
August 3, 1823 (Age 49 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
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Citation details: Death notice: Renske Maria OLIVIER (1863), MOOC 6/9/102 #160, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-XSM4-6?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZ5%3A1598082374 : 28 September 2018), 007844941 > image 1416 of 2198; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 21 Jan 2020
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1e7.
Text:

x Worcester 5.7.1823

Economic Event 1825 (Age 50 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Death of a motherAnna Elisabeth Theron
May 30, 1828 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p4, b2c4d3.
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Anna Maria Myburgh
July 2, 1828 (Age 54 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1.
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Citation details: Death registration: Anna Maria MYBURGH (1901), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-Y3Q6-T6T?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-452%3A139965201%2C140555301 : 24 June 2016), 1901 > Fraserburg > image 31 of 164; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 7 Dec 2019
Text:

CAL 1829

Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Maria Myburgh
September 7, 1828 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1.
Marriage of a childGert Jacobus MyburghJohanna Wilhelmina TheronView this family
December 7, 1828 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f5.
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p205, b4c1d2e12.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 60 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Birth of a grandson
#2
Willem Albertus Meijburgh
October 10, 1836 (Age 62 years)
Publication: Uitgegee deur F.J. Myburg, Posbus 30194, Pellissier, Bloemfontein, 9322, myburghbond@yahoo.com
Citation details: #100, b2c2d1e1f2g7.
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2g7.
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Rensche Maria Immelman
1836 (Age 61 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p155, b4c1d2e4f6.
Town founded 1844 (Age 69 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Marriage of a grandchildPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus TheronAnna Maria MyburghView this family
September 20, 1847 (Age 73 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1.
Publication: database with images
Citation details: Death registration: Anna Maria MYBURGH (1901), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-Y3Q6-T6T?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-452%3A139965201%2C140555301 : 24 June 2016), 1901 > Fraserburg > image 31 of 164; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 7 Dec 2019
Citation details: Marriage: Petrus Jacobus Lodewikus THERON and Anna Maria MEYBURGH (1847), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-WW61?i=484&cat=244034 : accessed 21 Apr 2020
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 77 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 79 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 August 13, 1854 (Age 80 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1.
  1. Generation 1
    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. Generation 2back to top
    1. Hendrik Myburgh, son of Willem Myburgh and Beatrix Olivier, was born on October 1, 1801 and died on November 14, 1873 in Colesberg, Northern Cape at the age of 72. He married 3 times. The first time he married Hester Jacomina Visser on August 5, 1821. The second time he married Renske Maria Olivier (first cousin), daughter of Gerrit Olivier and Hester Myburgh, on August 3, 1823 in Worcester, Western Cape. She was born on June 11, 1805 in Tulbagh, Western Cape and died on February 15, 1863 in Freda, Dist. Middelburg, Eastern Cape at the age of 57. The third time he married Hester Aletta Smuts after 1863.

      Children of Hendrik Myburgh and Renske Maria Olivier:

      1. Willem Albertus Meijburgh (18361910)
    2. Gert Jacobus Myburgh, son of Willem Myburgh and Beatrix Olivier, was born on January 18, 1807 and died on June 16, 1881 at the age of 74. He married Johanna Wilhelmina Theron (nephew-in-law’s aunt), daughter of Petrus Jacobus Theron and Anna Maria Cloete, on December 7, 1828 in Worcester, Western Cape. She was born on January 25, 1811 and died on February 20, 1875 at the age of 64.

      Children of Gert Jacobus Myburgh and Johanna Wilhelmina Theron:

      1. Anna Maria Myburgh (18281901)
    3. Anna Elizabeth Myburg, daughter of Willem Myburgh and Beatrix Olivier, was born on June 22, 1809 in Tulbagh, Western Cape. She married Christiaan George Immelman.

      Children of Anna Elizabeth Myburg and Christiaan George Immelman:

      1. Rensche Maria Immelman (18361911)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Willem Albertus Meijburgh, son of Hendrik Myburgh and Renske Maria Olivier, was born on October 10, 1836 in Nieuwpoort, Middelburg, Eastern Cape and died on July 15, 1910 in Kuruman, Northern Cape at the age of 73. He married 2 times. The first time he married Magdalena Geertruida Pretorius (father’s great-aunt’s husband’s great-nephew’s sister-in-law), daughter of Wessel Christiaan Pretorius and Catharina Petronella Loetz, on January 11, 1862. She was born on April 6, 1841 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on September 27, 1893 in Rooilaagte, Northern Cape at the age of 52. The second time he married Maria Gesina Steenkamp on May 27, 1894 in Griekwastad, Northern Cape.

      Children of Willem Albertus Meijburgh and Magdalena Geertruida Pretorius:

      1. Pieter Johannes Christiaan Meijburgh (1868)
    2. Anna Maria Myburgh, daughter of Gert Jacobus Myburgh and Johanna Wilhelmina Theron, was born on July 2, 1828 and died on March 1, 1901 in Fraserburg, Northern Cape at the age of 72. She married Petrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron (first cousin), son of Daniël Johannes Theron and Johanna Christina Maritz, on September 20, 1847 in Beaufort West, Western Cape. He was born on July 2, 1828.

      Children of Anna Maria Myburgh and Petrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron:

      1. Daniël Johannes Theron (1849)
      2. Johanna Wilhelmina Theron (1850)
      3. Johanna Christina Theron (1852)
      4. Beatrix Theron (1855)
      5. Anna Maria Theron (1856)
      6. Gert Jacobus Myburgh Theron (18591942)
      7. Maria Gesina Theron (1861)
      8. Henderick Theron (1862)
      9. Petrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron (18641933)
      10. Willem Theron (18661928)
      11. Henderick “Henry” Theron (1869)
    3. Rensche Maria Immelman, daughter of Christiaan George Immelman and Anna Elizabeth Myburg, was born in 1836 in Dist. Fraserburg, Northern Cape and died on January 9, 1911 in Prieska, Northern Cape at the age of 75. She married Jacobus Ludewicus Theron (aunt’s nephew), son of Jacob Theron and Jacomina Maria Maritz, on June 25, 1855 in Fraserburg, Northern Cape. He was born on November 17, 1836.