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Barend Jacobus TheronAge: 52 years18631915

Name
Barend Jacobus Theron
Given names
Barend Jacobus
Surname
Theron
Birth April 1, 1863 35 32

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f11.
Baptism April 19, 1863 (Age 18 days)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f11.
Birth of a sisterMagdalena Elizabeth Theron
August 7, 1864 (Age 16 months)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f12.
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 sisterMagdalena Elizabeth Theron
August 21, 1864 (Age 16 months)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f12.
Economic Event 1865 (Age 21 months)
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Note: Economic depression
Birth of a brotherJan Abraham Theron
April 1867 (Age 4 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f13.
Economic Event 1867 (Age 3 years)
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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 brotherJan Abraham Theron
September 4, 1867 (Age 4 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f13.
Birth of a sisterMaria Johanna Theron
May 18, 1870 (Age 7 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f14.
Baptism of a sisterMaria Johanna Theron
June 26, 1870 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f14.
Birth of a brotherJan Abraham Theron
August 5, 1871 (Age 8 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f15.
Baptism of a brotherJan Abraham Theron
December 3, 1871 (Age 8 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f15.
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 10 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Birth of a sisterIda Naomi Theron
September 18, 1875 (Age 12 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p104, b2c4d18e10f16.
Baptism of a sisterIda Naomi Theron
January 23, 1876 (Age 12 years)
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 (Age 17 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 17 years)
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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
Death of a motherAnna Sophia Swart
November 4, 1883 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
Marriage of a parentJan Abraham TheronEngela Catharina de VilliersView this family
after 1883 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
Marriage of a siblingThomas Arnoldus TheronSusanna Maria Johanna van PletsenView this family
November 27, 1888 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10f6.
Death of a fatherJan Abraham Theron
January 4, 1893 (Age 29 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p101, b2c4d18e10.
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 37 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 36 years)

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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
Economic Event 1886 (Age 22 years)
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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 (Age 40 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 42 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 47 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 48 years)

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Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 51 years)

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Note: World War I
Death October 9, 1915 (Age 52 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p103, b2c4d18e10f11.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Barend Jacobus Theron, son of Jan Abraham Theron and Anna Sophia Swart, was born on April 1, 1863 and died on October 9, 1915 at the age of 52.