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Johannes van den Bosch

Name
Johannes van den Bosch
Given names
Johannes
Surname
van den Bosch (van den Bosch, Bosch)
Historical Event May 7, 1662

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Jan van Riebeeck leaves the Cape on promotion to a position on the Council of Justice in Batavia
Historical Event August 18, 1665

Source: Wikipedia
Note: First Dutch Reformed Church congregation is founded and J. van Arkel is appointed the first minister
Town founded November 6, 1679
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Stellenbosch is founded
MarriageCornelia HelmView this family
March 28, 1688
Publication: Robertson, Delia. The First Fifty Years Project.
Citation details: Cornelia Helm (1673-1720), http://www.e-family.co.za/ffy/g5/p5310.htm : accessed 8 Dec 2019
Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Van den Bosch, p341, a1.
Historical Event April 1688

Source: Wikipedia
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 daughterJohanna van den Bosch
June 11, 1690

Publication: Vol. 1, A-C (1986) ISBN: 0-7969-0370-0
Citation details: Van den Bosch, p341, a1b2.
Epidemic March 16, 1713

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at the Cape Colony
Baptism of a granddaughterSara Hanekom
December 2, 1714

Publication: Vol. 10, Roo-Schn (2004) ISBN: 0-7972-0962-X
Citation details: Rossouw, p135, b11.
Death of a wifeCornelia Helm
between May 23, 1720 and June 21, 1720

Publication: Robertson, Delia. The First Fifty Years Project.
Citation details: Cornelia Helm (1673-1720), http://www.e-family.co.za/ffy/g5/p5310.htm : accessed 8 Dec 2019
Marriage of a grandchildDaniel RossouwSara HanekomView this family
April 27, 1732
Publication: Vol. 10, Roo-Schn (2004) ISBN: 0-7972-0962-X
Citation details: Rossouw, p135, b11.
Death of a granddaughterSara Hanekom
about 1741

Publication: Vol. 10, Roo-Schn (2004) ISBN: 0-7972-0962-X
Citation details: Rossouw, p135, b11.
Historical Event 1754

Source: Wikipedia
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

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

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Americans declare independece
  1. Generation 1
    1. Johannes van den Bosch. He married Cornelia Helm, daughter of Hans Helm and Geertruy Willemse, on March 28, 1688 in Cape Town, Western Cape. She was baptized on September 17, 1673 in Cape Town, Western Cape and died between May 23, 1720 and June 21, 1720.

      Children of Johannes van den Bosch and Cornelia Helm:

      1. Johanna van den Bosch (1690)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Johanna van den Bosch, daughter of Johannes van den Bosch and Cornelia Helm, was baptized on June 11, 1690. She married Jurgen Hanekom.

      Children of Johanna van den Bosch and Jurgen Hanekom:

      1. Sara Hanekom (17141741)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Sara Hanekom, daughter of Jurgen Hanekom and Johanna van den Bosch, was baptized on December 2, 1714 and died about 1741. She married Daniel Rossouw (mother’s step-brother’s wife’s uncle), son of Pierre Rossouw and Anne Retief, on April 27, 1732 in Paarl, Western Cape. He was baptized on October 9, 1707 in Paarl, Western Cape.