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Barnard Hermanus Swart

Name
Barnard Hermanus Swart
Given names
Barnard Hermanus
Surname
Swart
MarriageSusanna Sophia View this family
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Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
War from 1789 to 1799

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Note: French Revolution
Historical Event 1795

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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

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Note: The Cape becomes a British Colony
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Natural disaster 1809

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Note: A severe drought occurs in eastern frontier region
Town founded 1812

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Note: The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
Town founded August 27, 1818

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820

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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
Economic Event 1825

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Birth of a daughter
#1
Anna Sophia Swart
July 29, 1830
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
Historical Event 1835

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Marriage of a childJan Abraham TheronAnna Sophia SwartView this family
July 9, 1849
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

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
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

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
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

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f3.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Sophia Theron
July 4, 1853
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

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f4.
Baptism of a granddaughterMagdalena Maria Theron
July 3, 1854
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f4.
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Hendrina Johanna Theron
December 20, 1855

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f5.
Baptism of a granddaughterHendrina Johanna Theron
January 6, 1856
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f5.
Birth of a grandson
#6
Thomas Arnoldus Theron
January 17, 1857

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f6.
Baptism of a grandsonThomas Arnoldus Theron
March 15, 1857
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f6.
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Margaretha Cecilia Theron
May 29, 1858

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f7.
Baptism of a granddaughterMargaretha Cecilia Theron
June 20, 1858
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f7.
Birth of a grandson
#8
Jan Abraham Theron
June 17, 1859

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f8.
Epidemic from 1857 to 1859

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
Baptism of a grandsonJan Abraham Theron
July 10, 1859

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f8.
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Maria Magdalena Theron
June 23, 1860

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f9.
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Magdalena Theron
July 21, 1860
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f9.
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Elsie Cecilia Theron
September 14, 1861

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f10.
Baptism of a granddaughterElsie Cecilia Theron
October 6, 1861
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f10.
Birth of a grandson
#11
Barend Jacobus Theron
April 1, 1863

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f11.
War from April 1861 to May 1865

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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
Baptism of a grandsonBarend Jacobus Theron
April 19, 1863
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f11.
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Magdalena Elizabeth Theron
August 7, 1864

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f12.
Baptism of a granddaughterMagdalena Elizabeth Theron
August 21, 1864

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f12.
Economic Event 1865
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Note: Economic depression
Birth of a grandson
#13
Jan Abraham Theron
April 1867

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f13.
Economic Event 1867
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Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution
Baptism of a grandsonJan Abraham Theron
September 4, 1867

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f13.
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Maria Johanna Theron
May 18, 1870

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f14.
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Johanna Theron
June 26, 1870
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f14.
Birth of a grandson
#15
Jan Abraham Theron
August 5, 1871

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f15.
Birth of a granddaughter
#16
Ida Naomi Theron
September 18, 1875

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f16.
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881

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Note: First Boer War
Death of a daughterAnna Sophia Swart
November 4, 1883
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
Marriage of a grandchildThomas Arnoldus TheronSusanna Maria Johanna van PletsenView this family
November 27, 1888
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f6.
Epidemic February 1, 1901

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902

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Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

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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

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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 grandsonJan Abraham Theron
December 3, 1871

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f15.
Economic Event September 1873
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Baptism of a granddaughterIda Naomi Theron
January 23, 1876
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f16.
Economic Event 1881
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Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area
Economic Event 1886
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Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all.
Epidemic February 1904

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
  1. Generation 1
    1. Children of Barnard Hermanus Swart and Susanna Sophia :

      1. Anna Sophia Swart (18301883)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Anna Sophia Swart, daughter of Barnard Hermanus Swart and Susanna Sophia , 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. She married Jan Abraham Theron, son of Thomas Arnoldus Theron and Louisa Jacoba Meyer, on July 9, 1849 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape. He was born on June 14, 1827 and died on January 4, 1893 in Barkly East, Eastern Cape at the age of 65.

      Children of Anna Sophia Swart and Jan Abraham Theron:

      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)