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Gerrit Hendrik TheronAge: 58 years18771936

Name
Gerrit Hendrik Theron
Given names
Gerrit Hendrik
Surname
Theron
Birth June 3, 1877 27 17

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h4.
Baptism October 7, 1877 (Age 4 months)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h4.
Birth of a brotherThomas Arnoldus Theron
October 28, 1878 (Age 16 months)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p374, b4c7d1e4f3g1h5.
Baptism of a brotherThomas Arnoldus Theron
December 1, 1878 (Age 17 months)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p374, b4c7d1e4f3g1h5.
Birth of a sisterAnna Susanna Theron
June 11, 1880 (Age 3 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p374, b4c7d1e4f3g1h6.
Baptism of a sisterAnna Susanna Theron
July 11, 1880 (Age 3 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 3 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 3 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 sisterJacoba Jacomina Theron
March 23, 1882 (Age 4 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h7.
Baptism of a sisterJacoba Jacomina Theron
April 23, 1882 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h7.
Birth of a sisterRosina Elizabeth Theron
April 28, 1884 (Age 6 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h8.
Baptism of a sisterRosina Elizabeth Theron
June 1, 1884 (Age 6 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h8.
Birth of a brotherAbraham Herklaas Theron
November 7, 1886 (Age 9 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h9.
Economic Event 1886 (Age 8 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 brotherAbraham Herklaas Theron
December 5, 1886 (Age 9 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h9.
Birth of a sisterJohanna Catharina “Hannie” Theron
April 18, 1890 (Age 12 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h10.
Baptism of a sisterJohanna Catharina “Hannie” Theron
July 13, 1890 (Age 13 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h10.
Birth of a brotherJacobus Stephanus Theron
August 15, 1894 (Age 17 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h11.
Baptism of a brotherJacobus Stephanus Theron
September 23, 1894 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h11.
Death of a paternal grandfatherHendrik Schalk Theron
July 1, 1896 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3.
Birth of a sisterJeanetta Frederika Theron
September 27, 1896 (Age 19 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h12.
Baptism of a sisterJeanetta Frederika Theron
November 15, 1896 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h12.
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 23 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
Death of a brotherThomas Arnoldus Theron
October 17, 1901 (Age 24 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 22 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
Death of a paternal grandmotherJacoba Jacomina le Roux
December 14, 1903 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3.
Marriage of a half-siblingHendrik Schalk TheronAnna Catharina FourieView this family
December 29, 1903 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h2.
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 26 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
MarriageSarah Elizabeth HeynsView this family
August 29, 1904 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h4.
Epidemic 1906 (Age 28 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 32 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 34 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 37 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 40 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 of a motherRosina Elizabeth Meyer
July 12, 1919 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
Marriage of a parentThomas Arnoldus TheronMartha Margaretha FerreiraView this family
January 1, 1920 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
Marriage of a half-siblingHendrik Schalk TheronMartha Margaretha HeynsView this family
February 3, 1925 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h2.
Death of a fatherThomas Arnoldus Theron
November 24, 1925 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7d1e4f3g1.
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 52 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
Death of a brotherJacobus Stephanus Theron
March 12, 1931 (Age 53 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p375, b4c7d1e4f3g1h11.
Death of a wifeSarah Elizabeth Heyns
April 30, 1931 (Age 53 years)
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h4.
Death of a half-sisterBarbara Wilhelmina Theron
March 22, 1934 (Age 56 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h3.
Death February 4, 1936 (Age 58 years)

Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p373, b4c7d1e4f3g1h4.
  1. Generation 1
    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.