Claudius Botha, 19031963 (aged 59 years)

Name
Claudius /Botha/
Given names
Claudius
Surname
Botha
Birth
Text:

14 OCT 1904

Citation details: H5
Citation details: Gravestone: Claudius BOTHA (1903-1963), https://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3452533 : accessed 5 May 2021
Citation details: Death registration: Claudius BOTHA (1963), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91J-2S45-M?cc=3732506 : 4 October 2020), > image 1 of 1; National Archives, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa : accessed 5 May 2021
Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 3 months)
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Wikipedia

Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg.
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 2 years)
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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa.
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 6 years)
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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 8 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.
Death of a paternal grandfather
Citation details: Death notice: Marthinus Johannes BOTHA (1915), MOOC 6/9/795 #2172, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-998L-Q?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SDG%3A1598092342 : 28 September 2018), 007845009 > image 621 of 1314; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 25 Dec 2019
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 15 years)
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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 14 years)
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Note: 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 15 years)
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Death of a brother
1919 (aged 15 years)
Citation details: H3
Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 20 years)
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Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 25 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.
Residence
Citation details: Marriage: Claudius BOTHA and Ella Susanna PRETORIUS (1932), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS27-XS46-D?cc=2821281 : 18 March 2021), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 5 May 2021
Death of a father
Citation details: G5
Citation details: Gravestone: Joseph Frederick BOTHA (1867-1936) and Henrietta Adriana Meintjies OLIVIER (1870-1948), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3342007 : accessed 25 Dec 2019

Death: Joseph Frederick BOTHA (1867-1936)

Gravestone shows 23 Feb, records received show 21 Feb.

Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 35 years)
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Death of a brother
Address: Pretoria General Hospital
Text:

1941

Citation details: H2
Citation details: Death registration: Gerrit Olivier BOTHA (1941), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BY-NW2H?cc=2998108 : 15 September 2019), > image 1 of 1; Department of the Interior. Registrar of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, Transvaal : accessed 6 May 2021
Citation details: Death notice: Gerrit Olivier BOTHA (1941), TAB MHG 561/41, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSSK-KS6J-J?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BBF%3A1590242874 : 6 April 2020), 007823279 > image 718 of 1942; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 6 May 2021
War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 41 years)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (aged 44 years)
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Death of a mother
Citation details: cf G5
Citation details: Gravestone: Joseph Frederick BOTHA (1867-1936) and Henrietta Adriana Meintjies OLIVIER (1870-1948), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3342007 : accessed 25 Dec 2019
Death of a brother
1952 (aged 48 years)
Citation details: H1
Prime minister
Daniel Francois Malan
from June 4, 1948 to November 30, 1954 (aged 51 years)
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Prime minister
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom
from November 30, 1954 to August 24, 1958 (aged 54 years)
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Death of a brother
1961 (aged 57 years)
Citation details: H6
Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 57 years)
South Africa
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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 57 years)
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Note: South Africa becomes a republic.
Occupation
South African Police pensioner
to 1963 (0 after death)
Citation details: Death registration: Claudius BOTHA (1963), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91J-2S45-M?cc=3732506 : 4 October 2020), > image 1 of 1; National Archives, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa : accessed 5 May 2021
Residence
Citation details: Death registration: Claudius BOTHA (1963), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91J-2S45-M?cc=3732506 : 4 October 2020), > image 1 of 1; National Archives, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa : accessed 5 May 2021
Prime minister
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd
from September 2, 1958 to September 6, 1966 (on the date of death)
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Death
Address: Krugersdorp Hospital
Citation details: Gravestone: Claudius BOTHA (1903-1963), https://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3452533 : accessed 5 May 2021
Citation details: Death registration: Claudius BOTHA (1963), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91J-2S45-M?cc=3732506 : 4 October 2020), > image 1 of 1; National Archives, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa : accessed 5 May 2021
Burial
Citation details: Gravestone: Claudius BOTHA (1903-1963), https://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3452533 : accessed 5 May 2021
Citation details: Death registration: Claudius BOTHA (1963), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91J-2S45-M?cc=3732506 : 4 October 2020), > image 1 of 1; National Archives, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa : accessed 5 May 2021
Family with parents
father
18671936
Birth: October 14, 1867 29 26 Dist. Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: February 21, 1936
mother
Marriage MarriageAugust 7, 1893Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape, South Africa
4 months
elder brother
18 months
elder brother
18951941
Birth: June 9, 1895 27 24 Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: January 30, 1941Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
3 years
elder brother
21 months
elder brother
1898
Birth: October 1, 1898 30 28
18 months
elder sister
4 years
himself
19031963
Birth: October 14, 1903 36 33 Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: August 7, 1963Krugersdorp, Gauteng, South Africa
5 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
19121981
Birth: January 10, 1912 44 41 Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: February 8, 1981Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Family with Private
himself
19031963
Birth: October 14, 1903 36 33 Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: August 7, 1963Krugersdorp, Gauteng, South Africa
wife
Private

Descendants of Claudius Botha

  1. Generation 1
    1. Claudius Botha, south African Police pensioner (to 1963), son of Joseph Frederik Botha and Henrietta Adriana Meintjies Olivier, was born on October 14, 1903 in Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa and died on August 7, 1963 in Krugersdorp, Gauteng, South Africa at the age of 59.

Ancestors of Claudius Botha

  1. Generation 1
    1. Claudius Botha, south African Police pensioner (to 1963), son of Joseph Frederik Botha and Henrietta Adriana Meintjies Olivier, was born on October 14, 1903 in Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa and died on August 7, 1963 in Krugersdorp, Gauteng, South Africa at the age of 59.

  2. Generation 2 back to top
      2 of 2 individuals (100% complete).
    1. Joseph Frederik Botha, son of Marthinus Johannes Botha and Martha Johanna Susanna Goedhals, was born on October 14, 1867 in Vredenburg, Dist. Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa and died on February 21, 1936 at the age of 68.

    2. Henrietta Adriana Meintjies Olivier was born on August 26, 1870 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape, South Africa and died on August 21, 1948 at the age of 77.

  3. Generation 3 back to top
      2 of 4 individuals (50% complete).
    1. Marthinus Johannes Botha, son of Philippus Rudolph Botha and Elizabeth Johanna Susanna Coetzee, was born on February 17, 1838 in Buffelshoek, Dist. Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa and died on July 14, 1915 in Vredenburg, Dist. Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa at the age of 77.

    2. Martha Johanna Susanna Goedhals, daughter of Jacobus Lodewicus Goedhals and Johanna Cornelia Lombard, was born on April 2, 1841 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape, South Africa and died on August 29, 1890 in Vredenburg, Dist. Pearston, Eastern Cape, South Africa at the age of 49.

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