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Elizabeth Margaretha WelgemoedAge: 61 years18781940

Name
Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed
Given names
Elizabeth Margaretha
Surname
Welgemoed
Married name
Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed
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Birth November 15, 1878 22 20

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Citation details: Baptism: Elizabeth Margaritha WELGEMOED (1879), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SX4-8?i=710&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Death notice: Maria Elizabeth VAN DER MERWE (1880), MOOC 6/9/176 #832, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-GSHS-K?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S89%3A1598082384 : 28 September 2018), 007844950 > image 2000 of 2130; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Baptism January 12, 1879 (Age 58 days)
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Citation details: Baptism: Elizabeth Margaritha WELGEMOED (1879), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SX4-8?i=710&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Birth of a daughter
#1
Maria Magaretha “Meraai” Welgemoed

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Birth of a sisterMagdalena Wilhelmina Welgemoed
June 20, 1880 (Age 19 months)
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Citation details: Death notice: Maria Elizabeth VAN DER MERWE (1880), MOOC 6/9/176 #832, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-GSHS-K?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S89%3A1598082384 : 28 September 2018), 007844950 > image 2000 of 2130; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Death of a motherMaria Elizabeth van der Merwe
September 26, 1880 (Age 22 months) Age: 22 years 8 months 20 days
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Citation details: Death notice: Maria Elizabeth VAN DER MERWE (1880), MOOC 6/9/176 #832, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-GSHS-K?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S89%3A1598082384 : 28 September 2018), 007844950 > image 2000 of 2130; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Death of a sisterMagdalena Wilhelmina Welgemoed
December 20, 1880 (Age 2 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Maria Elizabeth VAN DER MERWE (1880), MOOC 6/9/176 #832, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-GSHS-K?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S89%3A1598082384 : 28 September 2018), 007844950 > image 2000 of 2130; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Sep 2020
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 2 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.
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 1881 (Age 2 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
Marriage of a parentDavid Johannes WelgemoedCatharina Elizabeth Johanna BothaView this family
January 11, 1886 (Age 7 years) Husband: 30 years Wife: 23 years
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Citation details: Death notice: David Johan WELGEMOED (1925), MOOC 6/9/2820 #8439/1925, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BK-Y7MJ?i=792&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Citation details: Marriage: David Johannes WELGEMOED and Catharina Johanna Elizabeth BOTHA (1886), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-G924-1?i=825&cat=994807 : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Birth of a half-brotherAndries Jacobus Welgemoed
November 15, 1886 (Age 8 years)

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Economic Event 1886 (Age 7 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 half-brotherAndries Jacobus Welgemoed
February 6, 1887 (Age 8 years)
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Birth of a half-brotherPieter Barend Welgemoed
May 14, 1888 (Age 9 years)

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Baptism of a half-brotherPieter Barend Welgemoed
August 5, 1888 (Age 9 years)
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Birth of a half-brotherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
November 11, 1889 (Age 10 years)

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Baptism of a half-brotherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
January 12, 1890 (Age 11 years)
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Birth of a half-sisterAdriana Catharina Welgemoed
January 18, 1892 (Age 13 years)
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Citation details: Death registration: Adriana Katrina WELGEMOED (1941), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939Z-5QB7-F?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-HVQ%3A139967901%2C142128601 : 11 January 2017), 1941 > Stockenstroom > image 124 of 173; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Baptism of a half-sisterAdriana Catharina Welgemoed
April 3, 1892 (Age 13 years)
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Death of a maternal grandfatherBarend Stephanus van der Merwe
September 11, 1896 (Age 17 years) Age: 64 years
Cause: murder by gunshot (after inquest)
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Citation details: Death registration: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (11 Sep 1896), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939Z-PB81-C?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-HQR%3A139966501%2C139965702 : 21 August 2017), 1896 > Cradock > image 238 of 428; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 11 Oct 2020
Date of entry in original source: September 11, 1896
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Citation details: Death registration: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (17 Sep 1896), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939Z-PB81-C?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-HQR%3A139966501%2C139965702 : 21 August 2017), 1896 > Cradock > image 238 of 428; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 11 Oct 2020
Date of entry in original source: September 17, 1896
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Text:

† "Brakfontein", dist. Cradock 11.9.1896

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Citation details: Death notice: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1896), MOOC 6/9/358 #2612, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-FSJ7-B?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8T%3A1598092308 : 12 September 2017), 007844969 > image 9 of 2176; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 25 June 2019
Text:

op de plaats Brakfontein

MarriageHendrik Paul WelgemoedView this family
December 14, 1896 Husband: 27 years Wife: 18 years
Address: NGK
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Citation details: Marriage: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED and Elizabeth Margaretha WELGEMOED (1896), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-G9KZ-L?i=910&cat=994807 : accessed 9 Aug 2019
Birth of a half-brotherBarend Jacobus Welgemoed
March 19, 1897 (Age 18 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Barend Jacobus WELGEMOED (1923), MOOC 6/9/2523 #2502, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BY-19T7?cc=2517051&wc=WVWM-9F8%3A1598032430 : 11 October 2018), 007731736 > image 361 of 834; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed
about 1897 (Age 18 years)
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Baptism of a half-brotherBarend Jacobus Welgemoed
August 1, 1897 (Age 18 years)
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Birth of a son
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Hendrik Paul “Ouboet” Welgemoed
February 9, 1898 (Age 19 years)

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Baptism of a sonHendrik Paul “Ouboet” Welgemoed
May 1, 1898 (Age 19 years)
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Birth of a son
#3
David Johannes Welgemoed
September 2, 1899 (Age 20 years)

Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 22 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 20 years)

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Note: Second Boer War
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 25 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Birth of a son
#4
Barend Stephanus van der Merwe “Bennie” Welgemoed
May 7, 1906 (Age 27 years)

Epidemic 1906 (Age 27 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Birth of a daughter
#5
Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” Welgemoed
January 11, 1908 (Age 29 years)
Note: Op 'n plaas. Haar broer "Ouboet" is op Palingkloof, Cradock Distrik gebore. Dalk dieselfde plaas?
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 31 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Birth of a son
#6
Willem Izak Welgemoed
July 20, 1911 (Age 32 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherAndries Jacobus Welgemoed
July 24, 1911 (Age 32 years) Age: 81 years
Address: Du Plessisstraat, Tarkastad
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Citation details: Death registration Andries Jacobus WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-21988-24930-0?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1911 > Tarka > image 68 of 118; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: July 24, 1911
Text:

apoplexy and senile decay

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Citation details: Gravestone: A J WELGEMOED (1830-1911), https://graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3433000 : accessed 8 Jan 2020
Epidemic 1912 (Age 33 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
Birth of a daughter
#7
Elizabeth Helena “Poppie” Welgemoed
February 19, 1913 (Age 34 years)

Citation details: Gravestone: Elizabeth Helena 'Poppie' BOTHA (1913-1980), (http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1201685 : accessed 4 June 2016
Death of a sonDavid Johannes Welgemoed
April 3, 1913 (Age 34 years)
Cause: Inquest verdict: Accidental death from fracture of skull
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Text:

'n Grondwal net buite Tarkastad op die Queenstown pad val op David en hy versmoor.

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Citation details: Death registration David Johannes WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-21986-19722-34?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1913 > Tarka > image 40 of 116; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: April 3, 1913
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Citation details: Death registration: David Johannes WELGEMOED (1913), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G56W-XQ6?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8M3%3A142477501%2C142185201 : 10 June 2019), Year Unknown > Tarka > image 47 of 316; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Birth of a daughter
#8
Judith “Daisy” Welgemoed
May 23, 1914 (Age 35 years)

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War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 35 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 39 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 half-brotherBarend Jacobus Welgemoed
September 13, 1923 (Age 44 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Barend Jacobus WELGEMOED (1923), MOOC 6/9/2523 #2502, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BY-19T7?cc=2517051&wc=WVWM-9F8%3A1598032430 : 11 October 2018), 007731736 > image 361 of 834; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Death of a husbandHendrik Paul Welgemoed
March 11, 1925 (Age 46 years)
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Citation details: Death registration Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22061-11147-56?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1925 > Tarka > image 52 of 138; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: March 12, 1925
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Citation details: Death registration: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1925), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G56W-X9C?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8M3%3A142477501%2C142185201 : 10 June 2019), Year Unknown > Tarka > image 48 of 316; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 18 Sep 2020
Death of a fatherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
June 30, 1925 (Age 46 years) Age: 69 years 6 months
Address: Buxton, District Stockenstrom
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Citation details: Death registration David Johannes WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22061-14251-50?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1925 > Stockenstrom > image 111 of 240; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: July 1, 1925
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Citation details: Death notice: David Johan WELGEMOED (1925), MOOC 6/9/2820 #8439/1925, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BK-Y7MJ?i=792&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 50 years)

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Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 60 years)

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Note: World War II
Death March 25, 1940 (Age 61 years)
Address: Greystraat
Cause of death: Carcinoma of Stomach
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Citation details: Death registration Elizabeth Margariet WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-92778-1?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1940 > Tarka > image 26 of 96; National Archives, Pretoria.
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Burial
  1. Generation 1
    1. Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, daughter of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe, was born on November 15, 1878 and died on March 25, 1940 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape at the age of 61. She married Hendrik Paul Welgemoed (first cousin once removed ascending), son of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar, on December 14, 1896 in Cradock, Eastern Cape. He was born on October 12, 1869 and died on March 11, 1925 in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape at the age of 55.

  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Maria Magaretha “Meraai” Welgemoed, teacher, daughter of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed. She died after September 1964.

      Maria Magaretha “Meraai” Welgemoed had 1 child.

    2. Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” Welgemoed

      Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” Welgemoed, onderwyseres (between 1929 and 1937) and onderwyseres (from 1938), daughter of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, was born on January 11, 1908 in Middelburg, Eastern Cape and died on February 14, 1989 in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape at the age of 81. She married Cornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete (father’s great-uncle’s great-great-grandson), son of Willem Jacobus Cloete and Jacoba Ritchie Erlank.

      Johanna Hendrina Grobler “Babes” Welgemoed and Cornelius Willem Petrus “Corneels” Cloete had 2 children.

    3. Willem Izak Welgemoed

      Willem Izak Welgemoed, son of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, was born on July 20, 1911 and died on July 7, 1992 at the age of 80. He married Adriana Johanna “Attie” Coetzee, daughter of Private and Private.

      Willem Izak Welgemoed and Adriana Johanna “Attie” Coetzee had 3 children.

    4. Elizabeth Helena “Poppie” Welgemoed, daughter of Hendrik Paul Welgemoed and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, was born on February 19, 1913 and died on July 24, 1980 at the age of 67. She married Theodorus “Theo” Botha (third cousin once removed ascending), son of Joseph Frederik Botha and Henrietta Adriana Meintjies Olivier.

      Elizabeth Helena “Poppie” Welgemoed and Theodorus “Theo” Botha had 3 children.

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    The details of this generation are private.