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Renske van der Walt1746

Name
Renske van der Walt
Given names
Renske
Surname
van der Walt
Married name
Renske Olivier
Baptism November 13, 1746

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4.
Historical Event 1754 (Age 7 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
Epidemic May 1, 1755 (Age 8 years)

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die
MarriageHendrik OlivierView this family
March 24, 1765 (Age 18 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.
Baptism of a sonGerrit Olivier
March 12, 1766 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1.
Baptism of a sonAndries Olivier
February 14, 1768 (Age 21 years)
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Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d2.
Historical Event July 1776 (Age 29 years)

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Note: Americans declare independece
Birth of a daughter
#1
Beatrix Olivier
October 3, 1778 (Age 31 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1.
War December 20, 1780 (Age 34 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 33 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony
War 1784 (Age 37 years)

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Note: French troops depart the Cape after the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783) is signed
Marriage of a childAndries OlivierCecilia Johanna KorffView this family
February 22, 1789 (Age 42 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d2.
Marriage of a childGerrit OlivierHester MyburghView this family
February 3, 1793 (Age 46 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1.
Historical Event 1795 (Age 48 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
Marriage of a childWillem MyburghBeatrix OlivierView this family
May 5, 1796 (Age 49 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1.
War from 1789 to 1799 (Age 42 years)

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 50 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Johanna Catharina Olivier
July 21, 1801 (Age 54 years)

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p107, a2b7c4d2e6.
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Catharina Olivier
August 21, 1801 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p107, a2b7c4d2e6.
Birth of a grandson
#2
Hendrik Myburgh
October 1, 1801 (Age 54 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Renske Maria Olivier
June 11, 1805 (Age 58 years)
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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
Text:

CAL 1805

Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1e7.
Baptism of a granddaughterRenske Maria Olivier
October 5, 1805 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p106, a2b7c4d1e7.
Birth of a grandson
#4
Gert Jacobus Myburgh
January 18, 1807 (Age 60 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f5.
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Anna Elizabeth Myburg
June 22, 1809 (Age 62 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 56 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 62 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Elizabeth Myburg
December 3, 1809 (Age 63 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 65 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 71 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820 (Age 73 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 grandchildHendrik MyburghHester Jacomina VisserView this family
August 5, 1821 (Age 74 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
Marriage of a grandchildJohannes TheronJohanna Catharina OlivierView this family
December 9, 1821 (Age 75 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Publication: Vol. 7, O-Ph (2002) ISBN: 0-7972-0892-5
Citation details: Olivier, p107, a2b7c4d2e6.
Marriage of a grandchildHendrik MyburghRenske Maria OlivierView this family
August 3, 1823 (Age 76 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
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

Marriage of a grandchildHendrik MyburghRenske Maria OlivierView this family
August 3, 1823 (Age 76 years)
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
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 78 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Marriage of a grandchildGert Jacobus MyburghJohanna Wilhelmina TheronView this family
December 7, 1828 (Age 82 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 88 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844 (Age 97 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859 (Age 110 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Death of a granddaughterRenske Maria Olivier
February 15, 1863 (Age 116 years) Age: 58 years
Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
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
Marriage of a grandchildHendrik MyburghHester Aletta SmutsView this family
after 1863 (Age 116 years)

Publication: Vol 5, L-M (1999) ISBN: 0-7972-0732-5
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f2.
War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 114 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Note: American Civil War: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 105 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 107 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
Economic Event 1865 (Age 118 years)
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Note: Economic depression
  1. Generation 1
    1. Renske van der Walt, daughter of Geele Andriesz van der Walt and Johanna Weyers, was baptized on November 13, 1746. She married Hendrik Olivier, son of Gerrit Olivier and Maria Magdalena van der Westhuizen, on March 24, 1765. He was baptized on November 18, 1736.

      Children of Renske van der Walt and Hendrik Olivier:

      1. Gerrit Olivier (1766)
      2. Andries Olivier (1768)
      3. Beatrix Olivier (1778)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Gerrit Olivier, son of Hendrik Olivier and Renske van der Walt, was baptized on March 12, 1766. He married Hester Myburgh (sister-in-law), daughter of Albert Myburgh and Anna Elisabeth Theron, on February 3, 1793. She was baptized on November 12, 1775.

      Children of Gerrit Olivier and Hester Myburgh:

      1. Renske Maria Olivier (18051863)
    2. Andries Olivier, son of Hendrik Olivier and Renske van der Walt, was baptized on February 14, 1768 in Stellenbosch, Western Cape. He married Cecilia Johanna Korff (niece-in-law’s step-mother’s sister), daughter of Hendrik Korff and Martha van der Linde, on February 22, 1789.

      Children of Andries Olivier and Cecilia Johanna Korff:

      1. Johanna Catharina Olivier (1801)
    3. Beatrix Olivier, daughter of Hendrik Olivier and Renske van der Walt, was born on October 3, 1778. She married Willem Myburgh (brother-in-law), son of Albert Myburgh and Anna Elisabeth Theron, on May 5, 1796. He was born on February 20, 1774 and died on August 13, 1854 in Beaufort, , at the age of 80.

      Children of Beatrix Olivier and Willem Myburgh:

      1. Hendrik Myburgh (18011873)
      2. Gert Jacobus Myburgh (18071881)
      3. Anna Elizabeth Myburg (1809)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Renske Maria Olivier, daughter of Gerrit Olivier and Hester Myburgh, 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. She married Hendrik Myburgh (first cousin), son of Willem Myburgh and Beatrix Olivier, on August 3, 1823 in Worcester, Western Cape. He was born on October 1, 1801 and died on November 14, 1873 in Colesberg, Northern Cape at the age of 72.

      Children of Renske Maria Olivier and Hendrik Myburgh:

      1. Willem Albertus Meijburgh (18361910)
    2. Johanna Catharina Olivier, daughter of Andries Olivier and Cecilia Johanna Korff, was born on July 21, 1801. She married Johannes Theron (uncle’s son), son of Petrus Jacobus Theron and Anna Maria van der Westhuyzen, on December 9, 1821 in Worcester, Western Cape. He was born calculated March 30, 1790 in Middel Roggeveld and died on October 25, 1858.

    3. 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)
    4. 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)
    5. 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)