Johannes Hendrik Cloete, 17471809 (aged 61 years)

Name
Johannes Hendrik /Cloete/
Given names
Johannes Hendrik
Surname
Cloete
Baptism December 8, 1747 37 33 (aged 0 days)

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Citation details: Cloete, p591, b2c1d4e8.
Death of a motherHuibrecht Slabbert
1747 (aged 0)

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Marriage of a parentGerrit CloeteView this family
after 1747 (aged 0)
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Marries Hottentot women (not legally recognized)

Historical Event
Census
1754 (aged 6 years)

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Note: A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Co…

A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Colony.

Epidemic
Smallpox
May 1, 1755 (aged 7 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die.
MarriageMargaretha RabieView this family
November 1, 1775 (aged 27 years)

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Citation details: Cloete, p591, b2c1d4e8.
Citation details: Baptism: Cornelis Willem CLOETEN (1793), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-WB4Y?i=400&cat=993681 : accessed 25 Dec 2021
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 33 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English.
Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 32 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony.
Death of a sonJohannes Hendrik Cloete
before 1783 (aged 35 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f4.
War
French troops depart the Cape
1784 (aged 36 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Consequence of signing the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783).

Consequence of signing the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783).

War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 51 years)

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Wikipedia

Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 47 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of t…

The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of the Dutch East India Company and established an independent government at Graaff Reinet. 18 June - Swellendam follows Graaff Reinet and declares a republic under Hermanus Steyn. The Netherlands is invaded by the French under the leadership of Napoléon Bonaparte. A republic is declared by Dutch revolutionaires and the Prince of Orange flees to England. 16 September – British forces under General Sir James Henry Craig seizes the Cape Colony for the Stadtholder Prince William V of Orange. The republics of Graaff Reinet and Swellendam reject the British and the British army is sent in. The start of free trade was announced.

Historical Event
The Cape becomes a British Colony
March 5, 1797 (aged 49 years)

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Marriage of a childJohannes NieuwoudtGertruida CloeteView this family
November 23, 1800 (aged 52 years)

Citation details: p317, b5c2d3.
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrica NIEUWOUDT (1839), MOOC 6/9/17 #3633/1839, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MPHY?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1758 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 4 Nov 2018
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f2.
Marriage of a childGerrit Johannes Gert CloeteHester Susanna CilliersView this family
April 17, 1801 (aged 53 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p591, b2c1d4e8f1.
Birth of a granddaughterMargaretha Francina Nieuwoudt
January 31, 1802 (aged 54 years)

Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5d1.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Baptism of a granddaughterMargaretha Francina Nieuwoudt
February 7, 1802 (aged 54 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5d1.
Marriage of a childChristiaan CloeteSusanna Geertruyda van TonderView this family
February 21, 1802 (aged 54 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f3.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Note: Susanna later 'elopes' with another man

Susanna later 'elopes' with another man

In his father's death notice, signed by his brother Cornelis Willem Cloete, it is mentioned that "she later elopes with another man and joins the emigrants to Natal".

Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Hendrina Nieuwoudt
October 9, 1803 (aged 55 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5d2.
Marriage of a childJohannes Hendrik CloeteCornelia Dorothea RabieView this family
December 2, 1804 (aged 56 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f5.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Marriage of a childJohannes Bastiaan Jan CloeteZacharia Geertruida van EedenView this family
June 7, 1806 (aged 58 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f7.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Birth of a granddaughterAnna Catarina Helena Nieuwoudt
June 22, 1806 (aged 58 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5d3.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Catarina Helena Nieuwoudt
October 15, 1806 (aged 58 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5d3.
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Hendrik Cloete
March 29, 1807 (aged 59 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f5g1.
Birth of a granddaughterGeertruy Elisabeth Nieuwoudt
March 8, 1808 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5d4.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Marriage of a childStephanus Abraham CloeteJohanna Maria WolfaardView this family
May 8, 1808 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f6.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Baptism of a granddaughterGeertruy Elisabeth Nieuwoudt
September 13, 1808 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5d4.
Baptism of a granddaughterHendrina Hermina Cloete
April 2, 1809 (0 after death)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f5g2.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (6 years after death)

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Wikipedia

Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (0 after death)

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Wikipedia

Note: A severe drought occurs in the eastern frontier region.
Death of a fatherGerrit Cloete

Death about 1809 (aged 61 years)

Citation details: Will: Margaretha RABIE (1809), KAB MOOC 7/1/58 #15, wife of Johannes Hendrik Cloete. Will.
Quality of data: secondary evidence