Hendrik Paul Welgemoed, 18691925 (aged 55 years)

Name
Hendrik Paul /Welgemoed/
Given names
Hendrik Paul
Surname
Welgemoed
Birth October 12, 1869 29 28

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Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBBELAAR (1899), MOOC 6/9/387 #1155, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8S9P-4?mode=g image 670/2166 : accessed 4 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Welgemoed p1111, b3c6d3.
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02 OCT 1869

Citation details: Baptism: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1869), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZX-X?i=525&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Note: Date in Geslagsregisters van ou Kaapse Families is incorrect.
Baptism December 5, 1869 29 29 (aged 1 month)
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Cradock

Citation details: Baptism: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1869), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SZX-X?i=525&cat=994807 : accessed 10 Aug 2019
Death of a paternal grandfatherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
June 10, 1871 (aged 1 year) Age: 78 years 4 months
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Citation details: Death Notice: David Johannes WELGEMOED (1871) (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-CVQZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S83%3A1598082379 : 12 September 2017), 007844945 > image 219 of 2137; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa.
Economic Event
Gold discovered
September 1873 (aged 3 years)
Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a paternal grandmotherMaria Elizabeth Krugel
June 13, 1875 (aged 5 years) Age: 65 years 2 months
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Citation details: Death Notice: Maria Elizabeth KRUGEL 1875 (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-GQSR-5?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZT%3A1598082382 : 12 September 2017), 007844947 > image 829 of 2203; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa.
War
First Boer War
from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (aged 11 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Economic Event
Gold discovered
1881 (aged 11 years)
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. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a maternal grandfatherWillem Isaak Grobler
January 13, 1886 (aged 16 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Isaak GROBLER (1886), MOOC 6/9/229 #177/1886, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-D9HT-D?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8Z%3A1598082388 : 12 September 2017), 007844955 > image 191 of 2041; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Jan 2019
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
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13.6.1886

Description of Albert District

Albert - Hierdie is 'n distrik.`n Kaart van die oosgrens van 1848 tot 1894 dui die distrik as volg aan. Aan die Westekant vorm die Stormbergspruit die grens tussen die distrik Albert en distrik Colesberg. Aadie suidekant vorm die Suurberg , Bamboesberg en Stormberge. Aan die Oostekant vorm die Drakensberg die grens en aan die Noordekant is die Oranje rivier die grens vir die westelike Noordgrens en meer na die Ooste vorm die Witteberge die grens. Volgens die kaart val Lady Grey net buite die Albert distrik

Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 32 years)

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. Source: Wikipedia
Historical Event
Orange Free State
from 1854 to 1902 (aged 32 years)

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. Source: Wikipedia
Economic Event
Gold discovered
1886 (aged 16 years)
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. Source: Wikipedia
MarriageElizabeth Margaretha 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
Residence 1899 (aged 29 years)
Citation details: Baptism: David Johannes WELGEMOED (1899), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKX-97QD-Q?cc=1478678 : 2 March 2021), > image 1 of 1; State Archives, Cape Province : accessed 2 Mar 2021
Death of a fatherHendrik Paul Welgemoed
about 1899 (aged 29 years)
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Note: Questionable
Death of a motherJohanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar
March 6, 1899 (aged 29 years) Age: 58 years 4 months
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Citation details: Death registration Johanna Hendrina Elizabetha GROBLAAR: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-438935-58?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1899 > Cradock > image 89 of 352; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: March 11, 1899
Text:
  1. Plaats van Overlede: Eigen huis te Brakfontein,
  2. Plaats bepaald voor de Begrafenis: Brakfontein
  3. Oorzaken van Dood: Bors water
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBBELAAR (1899), MOOC 6/9/387 #1155, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8S9P-4?mode=g image 670/2166 : accessed 4 March 2017
Date of entry in original source: March 9, 1899
Quality of data: primary evidence
Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 31 years)

Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a maternal grandmotherJudith Magdalena Odendaal
October 30, 1901 (aged 32 years)
Address: Elandsfontein, Ward 2, Subdistrict Venterstad, District Albert
Cause: old age
Citation details: Death registration Judith Magdalena ODENDAL: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-36875-99?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1901 > Albert > image 254 of 309; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: November 1, 1901
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Judith Magdalena ODENDAAL (1901), MOOC 6/9/441 #4318/1901, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-G9NW-Z?i=1714&cat=331262 image 1715/2149 : accessed 21 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
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3 October 1901 Burgersdorp

Description of Albert District

Albert - Hierdie is 'n distrik.`n Kaart van die oosgrens van 1848 tot 1894 dui die distrik as volg aan. Aan die Westekant vorm die Stormbergspruit die grens tussen die distrik Albert en distrik Colesberg. Aadie suidekant vorm die Suurberg , Bamboesberg en Stormberge. Aan die Oostekant vorm die Drakensberg die grens en aan die Noordekant is die Oranje rivier die grens vir die westelike Noordgrens en meer na die Ooste vorm die Witteberge die grens. Volgens die kaart val Lady Grey net buite die Albert distrik

Note: [SAG 2] partially wrong data
War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 32 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 34 years)

Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg. Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 36 years)

Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: Wikipedia
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 40 years)

Note: Union of South Africa established. Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 42 years)

Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a sonDavid Johannes Welgemoed
April 3, 1913 (aged 43 years)
Cause: Inquest verdict: Accidental death from fracture of skull
Citation details: cf Stories: Ouma Babes - in haar eie woorde
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'n Grondwal net buite Tarkastad op die Queenstown pad val op David en hy versmoor.

Quality of data: secondary evidence
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
Quality of data: primary evidence
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
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 49 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 48 years)

Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherJohannes Godliep Welgemoed
December 21, 1923 (aged 54 years) Age: 44 years 1 month

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Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Gotlieb WELGEMOED (1923), MOOC 6/9/2561 #3270, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BB-P38R-4?cc=2517051&wc=WVWM-9KK%3A1598032462 : 24 January 2018), 007731739 > image 605 of 774; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 4 Oct 2018
Occupation
official of town council
before 1925 (aged 55 years)
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.
Text:

stadsraad beampte

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death March 11, 1925 (aged 55 years)
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
Quality of data: primary evidence
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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
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