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Louisa Jacoba MeyerAge: 61 years17941855

Name
Louisa Jacoba Meyer
Given names
Louisa Jacoba
Surname
Meyer
Married name
Louisa Jacoba Theron
Birth January 23, 1794

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p93, b2c4d18.
Baptism February 8, 1795 (Age 12 months)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p93, b2c4d18.
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795 (Age 11 months)

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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
Historical Event March 5, 1797 (Age 3 years)

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
MarriageThomas Arnoldus TheronView this family
June 6, 1812 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p93, b2c4d18.
Birth of a son
#1
Jacobus Johannes Theron
April 29, 1813 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p93, b2c4d18e2.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Louisa Jacoba Theron
April 12, 1814 (Age 20 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e3.
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (Age 9 years)

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809 (Age 14 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812 (Age 17 years)

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Baptism of a sonJacobus Johannes Theron
May 30, 1813 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p93, b2c4d18e2.
Baptism of a daughterLouisa Jacoba Theron
August 21, 1814 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e3.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Anna Sophia Theron
May 15, 1816 (Age 22 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e4.
Baptism of a daughterAnna Sophia Theron
June 8, 1816 (Age 22 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e4.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Magdalena Maria Theron
October 4, 1817 (Age 23 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e5.
Baptism of a daughterMagdalena Maria Theron
November 16, 1817 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e5.
Town founded August 27, 1818 (Age 24 years)

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Note: Cradock is founded
Birth of a daughter
#5
Margaretha Elizabeth Theron
March 4, 1819 (Age 25 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e6.
Baptism of a daughterMargaretha Elizabeth Theron
May 21, 1819 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e6.
Birth of a son
#6
Thomas Arnoldus Theron
November 25, 1820 (Age 26 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e7.
Historical Event 1820 (Age 25 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
Baptism of a sonThomas Arnoldus Theron
December 26, 1820 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e7.
Birth of a daughter
#7
Elsabé Cecilia “Elsje” Theron
October 9, 1822 (Age 28 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e8.
Baptism of a daughterElsabé Cecilia “Elsje” Theron
November 3, 1822 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e8.
Birth of a daughter
#8
Maria Susanna Theron
September 2, 1825 (Age 31 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e9.
Economic Event 1825 (Age 30 years)

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Baptism of a daughterMaria Susanna Theron
October 9, 1825 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e9.
Birth of a son
#9
Jan Abraham Theron
June 14, 1827 (Age 33 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
Baptism of a sonJan Abraham Theron
July 22, 1827 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
Historical Event 1835 (Age 40 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Marriage of a childThomas Arnoldus TheronHendrina Johanna van der MerweView this family
May 23, 1842 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e7.
Citation details: Marriage: Thomas Arnoldus THERON and Hendrina Johanna VAN DER MERWE (1842), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-NNYR?cat=244034 : accessed 20 Apr 2020
Death of a daughterLouisa Jacoba Theron
January 15, 1843 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p94, b2c4d18e3.
Town founded 1844 (Age 49 years)

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Marriage of a childJan Abraham TheronAnna Sophia SwartView this family
July 9, 1849 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
Citation details: Marriage: Jan Abram THERON and Anna Sophia SWART (1849), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSJG-T5R2?i=429&cat=244034 : accessed 22 Apr 2020
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Susanna Sophia Theron
June 12, 1850 (Age 56 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f1.
Baptism of a granddaughterSusanna Sophia Theron
July 8, 1850 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f1.
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Louisa Jacoba Theron
October 9, 1851 (Age 57 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f2.
Baptism of a granddaughterLouisa Jacoba Theron
October 26, 1851 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f2.
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Anna Sophia Theron
May 8, 1853 (Age 59 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f3.
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902 (Age 57 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.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Sophia Theron
July 4, 1853 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f3.
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Magdalena Maria Theron
May 10, 1854 (Age 60 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f4.
Historical Event from 1854 to 1902 (Age 59 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
Baptism of a granddaughterMagdalena Maria Theron
July 3, 1854 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f4.
Death November 26, 1855 (Age 61 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p93, b2c4d18.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Louisa Jacoba Meyer, daughter of Jan Abraham Meyer and Louisa Jacoba de Bruyn, was born on January 23, 1794 and died on November 26, 1855 in Wolvenkop, Dist. Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape at the age of 61. She married Thomas Arnoldus Theron, son of Jacobus Theron and Anna Sophia de Vos, on June 6, 1812 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 Louisa Jacoba Meyer and Thomas Arnoldus Theron:

      1. Jacobus Johannes Theron (18131869)
      2. Louisa Jacoba Theron (18141843)
      3. Anna Sophia Theron (1816)
      4. Magdalena Maria Theron (18171858)
      5. Margaretha Elizabeth Theron (1819)
      6. Thomas Arnoldus Theron (18201900)
      7. Elsabé Cecilia “Elsje” Theron (1822)
      8. Maria Susanna Theron (18251887)
      9. Jan Abraham Theron (18271893)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Thomas Arnoldus Theron, son of Thomas Arnoldus Theron and Louisa Jacoba Meyer, was born on November 25, 1820 and died on September 14, 1900 in Lady Grey, Eastern Cape at the age of 79. He married Hendrina Johanna van der Merwe (great-uncle’s niece’s step-daughter), daughter of Hendrik van der Merwe and Martje Pieternella Vorster, on May 23, 1842 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. She was born on September 25, 1825 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape.

    2. Jan Abraham Theron, son of Thomas Arnoldus Theron and Louisa Jacoba Meyer, was born on June 14, 1827 and died on January 4, 1893 in Barkly East, Eastern Cape at the age of 65. He married 2 times. The first time he married Anna Sophia Swart, daughter of Barnard Hermanus Swart and Susanna Sophia , on July 9, 1849 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. She was born on July 29, 1830 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape and died on November 4, 1883 in Middelfontein, Dist. Barkly East, Eastern Cape at the age of 53. The second time he married Engela Catharina de Villiers, daughter of David Stephanus de Villiers and Christina Hendrina Struwig, after 1883. She was born in 1841 and died on February 16, 1903 in Tygerkrantz, Barkly East, Eastern Cape at the age of 62.

      Children of Jan Abraham Theron and Anna Sophia Swart:

      1. Susanna Sophia Theron (18501934)
      2. Louisa Jacoba Theron (18511930)
      3. Anna Sophia Theron (18531928)
      4. Magdalena Maria Theron (1854)
      5. Hendrina Johanna Theron (18551937)
      6. Thomas Arnoldus Theron (18571946)
      7. Margaretha Cecilia Theron (1858)
      8. Jan Abraham Theron (1859)
      9. Maria Magdalena Theron (1860)
      10. Elsie Cecilia Theron (1861)
      11. Barend Jacobus Theron (18631915)
      12. Magdalena Elizabeth Theron (1864)
      13. Jan Abraham Theron (1867)
      14. Maria Johanna Theron (18701941)
      15. Jan Abraham Theron (1871)
      16. Ida Naomi Theron (1875)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Thomas Arnoldus Theron, son of Jan Abraham Theron and Anna Sophia Swart, was born on January 17, 1857 and died on October 23, 1946 in Eensgevonden, Dist. Helpmekaar, KwaZulu-Natal at the age of 89. He married Susanna Maria Johanna van Pletsen on November 27, 1888 in Rouxville, Free State. She was born on August 22, 1871 in Rouxville, Free State and died on December 11, 1944 at the age of 73.

      Children of Thomas Arnoldus Theron and Susanna Maria Johanna van Pletsen:

      1. Jan Abraham Theron (18901952)
      2. Francois Van Pletsen Theron (18911941)
      3. Thomas Arnoldus Theron (18961972)
      4. Carel Johannes Theron (1898)
      5. Barend Hermanus Theron (19041981)