Johanna Andrichetta Thebus Koch, 19072003 (aged 95 years)

Name
Johanna Andrichetta Thebus /Koch/
Given names
Johanna Andrichetta Thebus
Surname
Koch
Name
Johanna Andrichetta Thebus /Theron/
Type
married name
Name
Tilly //
Type
also known as
Name
Joh //
Type
also known as
Name
Ouma Cala //
Type
also known as
Birth October 24, 1907 40 26
Occupation
Afrikaans teacher

Source: Janet Giddy
Note: Tilly taught in farm schools (Knutsford) as a young woman, Cradock Boy's High, then later in Grahams…

Tilly taught in farm schools (Knutsford) as a young woman, Cradock Boy's High, then later in Grahamstown (Victoria Girl's High), and finally in Natal (Pelham Primary school, and St John's DSG)

Death of a paternal grandmotherJohanna Andriëtta Teubes
November 28, 1907 (aged 1 month) Age: 75 years 10 months
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Andriëtta KOCH (1908), MOOC 6/9/588 #410/1908, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-5RF8?mode=g&i=1882&cat=331262 : accessed 19 Feb 2017 image 1883/2202
Citation details: Death registration Johanna Andriëtta TEUBES (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G5DK-9SRN?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-CWT%3A139969701%2C140563101 : 20 August 2015), 1907 > image 244 of 251; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 2 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 4 years)

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Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cas…

Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban.

Death of a brotherCasper Johannes Koch
November 10, 1917 (aged 10 years)

War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 11 years)

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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 10 years)

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Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit…

An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world.

Prime minister
Louis Botha
from May 31, 1910 to August 27, 1919 (aged 11 years)

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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 16 years)

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Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 21 years)

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Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression i…

The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century.

Death of a maternal grandfatherJohannes Theodorus Gerhardus Ferreira
between September 23, 1930 and September 24, 1930 (aged 22 years) Age: 78 years
Address: Hospital, George
Cause: acute lobar pneumonia
Citation details: Death registration Johan Gerhardus FERREIRA: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22084-11393-20?cc=1779109 : accessed 6 October 2015), 1930 > George > image 313 of 415; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: September 24, 1930
Text: 23 Sep 1930
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: cf b4c4d1
Text: 24 Sep 1930
Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Gerhardus FERREIRA (1930), MOOC 6/9/3785 #27993/1930, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HS3N-7?mode=g&i=290&cat=331262 image 291/1314 : accessed 21 Feb 2017
Date of entry in original source: October 8, 1930
Text: 24 Sep 1930
Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 31 years)

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Death of a motherJacoba Egberta Ferreira
March 14, 1940 (aged 32 years)
Citation details: Death registration Jacoba Egberta FERREIRA: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-172310-19?cc=1779109 : accessed 25 September 2015), 1940 > Beaufort West > image 82 of 381; National Archives, Pretoria
Date of entry in original source: March 15, 1940
Text: Carcinoma of the spine
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Burial: Jacoba Egberta KOCH (1940), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-YKXG?i=98&cat=1152816 : accessed 9 Jan 2020
Burial of a motherJacoba Egberta Ferreira
March 15, 1940 (aged 32 years)
Address: Old cemetery, Corner of Blyth and Van Wyk Street, Beaufort West
Citation details: Burial: Jacoba Egberta KOCH (1940), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-YKXG?i=98&cat=1152816 : accessed 9 Jan 2020
Death of a fatherMichiel Hendrik Koch
August 12, 1941 (aged 33 years) Age: 73 years
Citation details: Death registration Michael Hendrik KOCH: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-9718-39131-91?cc=1779109 : accessed 25 September 2015), 1941 > Worcester > image 468 of 790; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: August 12, 1941
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Gravestone: MH KOCH (1868-1941), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1173673 : accessed 25 Sep 2015
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Source: LT GEDCOM
War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 37 years)

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Death of a husbandChristian Gert Conradie Christie Theron
May 10, 1946 (aged 38 years)
Citation details: Death registration Christian Gert Conradie THERON: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22059-25629-59?cc=1779109&wc=31DL-VZQ:139963501,140039601 : accessed 24 September 2015), 1946 > Cape Town > image 1664 of 4599; National Archives, Pretoria
Date of entry in original source: May 16, 1945
Quality of data: primary evidence
Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (aged 40 years)

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Prime minister
Daniel Francois Malan
from June 4, 1948 to November 30, 1954 (aged 47 years)

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Death of a brotherPetrus Daniel Piet Koch
June 2, 1956 (aged 48 years) Age: 40 years 10 months
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Daniël KOCH (1956), VAB 721/56 No. D 18/4/57, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-998H-B7QB?i=314 : accessed 6 Dec 2018
Text: Sterfplek: In motorkar op pad van Paul Roux na Senekal O.V.S. 12 myl uit Paul Roux.
Source: LT GEDCOM
Prime minister
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom
from November 30, 1954 to August 24, 1958 (aged 50 years)

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Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 53 years)
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Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand.
Historical Event
Republic of South Africa
May 31, 1961 (aged 53 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic.
Prime minister
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd
from September 2, 1958 to September 6, 1966 (aged 58 years)

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Death of a brotherMichiel Hendrik Koch
1966 (aged 58 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Death notice: Machiel Hendrik KOCH (1966), TAB MHG #9212/66 : accessed 10 Oct 2020
Text: KOCH, MACHIEL HENDRIK. PREDECEASED SPOUSE MARY ELENA LOUISA KOCH. SURVIVING SPOUSE ELZIE JACOBA KOCH.
Death of a brotherJohannes Gerhardus Jan Koch
April 10, 1972 (aged 64 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a sisterAnna Magdalena Egbertha Koch
September 28, 1972 (aged 64 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a sisterJacoba Egberta Bertie Koch
January 1976 (aged 68 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a brotherBurgher Ferreira Koch
November 1976 (aged 69 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a brotherFrederick Wilhelm Frik Koch
October 17, 1977 (aged 69 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Prime minister
Balthazar Johannes Vorster
from September 13, 1966 to October 2, 1978 (aged 70 years)

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Death of a brotherAndries Christian David Dries Koch
February 5, 1982 (aged 74 years)

Citation details: Gravestone: Andries C.D. KOCH (1918-1982), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3021085 : accessed 14 Oct 2015
Prime minister
Pieter Willem Botha
from October 9, 1978 to September 14, 1984 (aged 76 years)

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Executive President
Pieter Willem Botha
from September 14, 1984 to August 15, 1989 (aged 81 years)

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Executive President (acting)
Jan Christiaan Heunis
from January 19, 1989 to March 15, 1989 (aged 81 years)

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Death of a brotherEbenhaezer Eben Koch
October 11, 1989 (aged 81 years)

Citation details: Ebenhaezer KOCH (1924-1989)
Cremation of a brotherEbenhaezer Eben Koch
October 16, 1989 (aged 81 years)

Citation details: Ebenhaezer KOCH (1924-1989)
Historical Event
Nelson Mandela released from prison
February 11, 1990 (aged 82 years)

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Historical Event
First General Elections
April 27, 1994 (aged 86 years)
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Executive President
Frederik Willem de Klerk
from August 15, 1989 to May 10, 1994 (aged 86 years)

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Death of a brotherMartinus Gericke Jeppe Koch
April 6, 1998 (aged 90 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a daughterCynthia Theron
June 16, 1998 (aged 90 years)
Address: Port Elizabeth
Citation details: Edward Noël GIDDY (1931-1998) and Cynthia THERON (1934-1998), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1951203 : accessed 1 June 2016
President
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela
from May 10, 1994 to June 14, 1999 (aged 91 years)

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President
Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki
from June 14, 1999 to September 24, 2008 (on the date of death)

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Burial of a fatherMichiel Hendrik Koch

Address: Ou NG Kerk begraafplaas, De Doorns
Citation details: Gravestone: MH KOCH (1868-1941), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1173673 : accessed 25 Sep 2015
Death September 5, 2003 (aged 95 years)
Cremation
Yes

Source: Find a grave
Citation details: Memorial stone of Johanna KOCH at her husband's grave http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=146448090&PIpi=121289120 : accessed 6 May 2016
Note: Ashes placed in grave of her husband