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Rosina Elizabeth MeyerAge: 59 years18601919

Name
Rosina Elizabeth Meyer
Given names
Rosina Elizabeth
Surname
Meyer
Married name
Rosina Elizabeth Theron
Birth 1860
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
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War from April 1861 to May 1865 (Age 15 months)

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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
Economic Event 1865 (Age 5 years)
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867 (Age 7 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
Economic Event September 1873 (Age 13 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
MarriageThomas Arnoldus TheronView this family
August 7, 1876 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
Birth of a son
#1
Gerrit Hendrik Theron
June 3, 1877 (Age 17 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h4.
Baptism of a sonGerrit Hendrik Theron
October 7, 1877 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h4.
Birth of a son
#2
Thomas Arnoldus Theron
October 28, 1878 (Age 18 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p374, b4c7d1e4f3g1h5.
Baptism of a sonThomas Arnoldus Theron
December 1, 1878 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p374, b4c7d1e4f3g1h5.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Anna Susanna Theron
June 11, 1880 (Age 20 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p374, b4c7d1e4f3g1h6.
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 20 years)

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Note: First 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.
Baptism of a daughterAnna Susanna Theron
July 11, 1880 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p374, b4c7d1e4f3g1h6.
Economic Event 1881 (Age 21 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
Birth of a daughter
#4
Jacoba Jacomina Theron
March 23, 1882 (Age 22 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h7.
Baptism of a daughterJacoba Jacomina Theron
April 23, 1882 (Age 22 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h7.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Rosina Elizabeth Theron
April 28, 1884 (Age 24 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h8.
Baptism of a daughterRosina Elizabeth Theron
June 1, 1884 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h8.
Birth of a son
#6
Abraham Herklaas Theron
November 7, 1886 (Age 26 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
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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 26 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.
Baptism of a sonAbraham Herklaas Theron
December 5, 1886 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h9.
Birth of a daughter
#7
Johanna Catharina “Hannie” Theron
April 18, 1890 (Age 30 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h10.
Baptism of a daughterJohanna Catharina “Hannie” Theron
July 13, 1890 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h10.
Birth of a son
#8
Jacobus Stephanus Theron
August 15, 1894 (Age 34 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h11.
Baptism of a sonJacobus Stephanus Theron
September 23, 1894 (Age 34 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h11.
Birth of a daughter
#9
Jeanetta Frederika Theron
September 27, 1896 (Age 36 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h12.
Baptism of a daughterJeanetta Frederika Theron
November 15, 1896 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
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Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 41 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
Death of a sonThomas Arnoldus Theron
October 17, 1901 (Age 41 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p374, b4c7d1e4f3g1h5.
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 39 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 44 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Marriage of a childGerrit Hendrik TheronSarah Elizabeth HeynsView this family
August 29, 1904 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h4.
Epidemic 1906 (Age 46 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 50 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 52 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 54 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 58 years)

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Note: Spanish flu: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world
Death July 12, 1919 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Rosina Elizabeth Meyer, daughter of Gert Hendrik Meyer and Anna Susanna Mulder, was born in 1860 in Winburg, Free State and died on July 12, 1919 in Bloemhoek, Fouriesburg, Free State at the age of 59. She married Thomas Arnoldus Theron, son of Hendrik Schalk Theron and Jacoba Jacomina le Roux, on August 7, 1876 in Winburg, Free State. He was born on June 21, 1849 and died on November 24, 1925 in Fouriesburg, Free State at the age of 76.

      Children of Rosina Elizabeth Meyer and Thomas Arnoldus Theron:

      1. Gerrit Hendrik Theron (18771936)
      2. Thomas Arnoldus Theron (18781901)
      3. Anna Susanna Theron (1880)
      4. Jacoba Jacomina Theron (1882)
      5. Rosina Elizabeth Theron (1884)
      6. Abraham Herklaas Theron (1886)
      7. Johanna Catharina “Hannie” Theron (18901953)
      8. Jacobus Stephanus Theron (18941931)
      9. Jeanetta Frederika Theron (1896)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Gerrit Hendrik Theron, son of Thomas Arnoldus Theron and Rosina Elizabeth Meyer, was born on June 3, 1877 and died on February 4, 1936 at the age of 58. He married Sarah Elizabeth Heyns, daughter of Michiel Heyns and Martha Margaretha Ferreira, on August 29, 1904 in Senekal, Free State. She was born on May 18, 1882 in Senekal, Free State and died on April 30, 1931 in Martin, Fouriesburg, Free State at the age of 48.