Jacoba Egberta Ferreira, 18811940 (aged 58 years)

Egberta Koch (c. 1945)
Name
Jacoba Egberta /Ferreira/
Given names
Jacoba Egberta
Surname
Ferreira
Birth
Citation details: See daughter of b4c5d1 Anna Magdalena Egberta GERICKE *22.02.1852
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 20 years)
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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
Orange Free State
from 1854 to 1902 (aged 20 years)
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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
Gold discovered
1881 (aged 0)
Barberton, Mpumulanga, South Africa
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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.
Economic Event
Gold discovered
1886 (aged 4 years)
Langlaagte, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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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.
Death of a paternal grandfather
Marriage
April 10, 1900 (aged 18 years) Husband: 30 years Wife: 17 years
Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 19 years)
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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town.
War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 20 years)
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Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 22 years)
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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg.
Death of a son
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 24 years)
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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa.
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 28 years)
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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Death of a sister
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
Citation details: Death notice: Gesina Johanna FERREIRA (1912), VAB MHG #S3592, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LH-QN8D?cc=3040532 : 23 December 2019), > image 1 of 1; citing Master's Office of the Orange Free State Archives, Bloemfontein : accessed 4 Jan 2022
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 30 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 maternal grandfather
Address: Great Brak River,
District Mossel Bay
Cause: bronchitis
Citation details: b4c5
Citation details: Death registration Adriaan GERICKE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22019-26149-17?cc=1779109 : accessed 29 September 2015), 1914 > Mossel Bay > image 157 of 246; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: June 20, 1914
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Adriaan Marthinus GERICKE (1914), MOOC 6/9/757 #1750, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-TQ7L?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SDL%3A1598092349 : 28 September 2018), 007845006 > image 855 of 1290; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Apr 2020
Death of a son
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 37 years)
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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 36 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 37 years)
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Birth of a grandson
Address: Witbank, Natal
Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Burghers KOCH, K012/F15
Citation details: Death notice: Burghers KOCH (2000), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSHP-P3HX-G?cc=4319131 : 12 September 2022), > image 1 of 1 : accessed 25 Sep 2022
Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 42 years)
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Marriage of a daughter
Citation details: Marriage: Anna KOCH and William Frank MINNY (1927) (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q23Q-8STD : 19 May 2016), William Frank Minny and Anna Koch, 03 Jan 1927; citing Marriage, Cape Town, Cape, Cape, South Africa, Western Cape Archives, Cape Town; FHL microfilm : accessed 25 Mar 2017
Source: LT GEDCOM
Birth of a granddaughter
Citation details: Mona Beatrice DU PLESSIS, Estate file: 015248/2009
Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Mona Beatrice NAUDE (MINNY), N002/H15
Birth of a grandson
Birth of a grandson
Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Dudley Athlone MINNY, M027/L01
Source: GenDatabase.com
Citation details: Dudley Athlone MINNY, year of birth: 1929-06-22, year of death: 1988-03-17, https://www.gendatabase.com/surname-name-index.php?q=MINNY : accessed 3 Feb 2022
Citation details: Death notice: Dudley Athlone MINNY (1998), Estate file: 3010/98, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSS5-RSYN-S?cc=4319131 : 12 September 2022), > image 1 of 1 : accessed 26 Sep 2022
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 47 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.
Death of a brother
before 1930 (aged 48 years)
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
Death of a brother
before 1930 (aged 48 years)
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
Death of a sister
before 1930 (aged 48 years)
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
Death of a sister
before 1930 (aged 48 years)
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
Death of a brother
before 1930 (aged 48 years)
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
Death of a father
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.
Text:

23 Sep 1930

Date of entry in original source: September 24, 1930
Quality of data: primary evidence
Text:

24 Sep 1930

Citation details: cf b4c4d1
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
Text:

24 Sep 1930

Date of entry in original source: October 8, 1930
Death of a mother
Citation details: b4c5d1
Citation details: Death registration: Anna Magdelena Egbertha GERICKE (1931), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-95FG-6HZ?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-685%3A139964401%2C141624001 : 21 August 2019), 1931 > Oudtshoorn > image 70 of 786; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 4 Jan 2022
Birth of a granddaughter
Citation details: Deel 2, p268, b4c5d1e2f1g10h2i1.
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
Citation details: Cynthia GIDDY (THERON), G007/M07
Baptism of a granddaughter
Citation details: Deel 2, p268, b4c5d1e2f1g10h2i1.
Residence
from 1936 to 1940 (0 after death)
Birth of a granddaughter
Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Jacoba Egbertha Johannes KREUNEN (KOCH), K018/M16
Birth of a grandson
June 13, 1939 (aged 57 years)
Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 57 years)
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War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (on the date of death)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (on the date of death)
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Death
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
Text:

Carcinoma of the spine

Date of entry in original source: March 15, 1940
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
Address: Old cemetery,
Corner of Blyth and Van Wyk Street,
Beaufort West
Family with parents
father
18521930
Birth: December 12, 1852 21 21 Dist. Mossel Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: between September 23, 1930 and September 24, 1930George, Western Cape, South Africa
mother
18521931
Birth: February 22, 1852 25 25 Mossel Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: January 21, 1931Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa
Marriage MarriageSeptember 29, 1873George, Western Cape, South Africa
brother
sister
elder sister
18781912
Birth: calculated December 1878 25 26 George, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: March 28, 1912Dewetsdorp, Free State, South Africa
brother
herself
brother
younger brother
18911980
Birth: February 20, 1891 38 38
Death: July 2, 1980
sister
sister
brother
sister
Family with Michiel Hendrik Koch
husband
18671941
Birth: October 18, 1867 33 35
Death: August 12, 1941De Doorns, Western Cape, South Africa
herself
Marriage MarriageApril 10, 1900George, Western Cape, South Africa
9 months
son
19011973
Birth: January 12, 1901 33 19
Death: April 20, 1973
14 months
son
19021966
Birth: March 6, 1902 34 20
Death: October 8, 1966
22 months
son
19031905
Birth: December 29, 1903 36 22
Death: May 4, 1905
2 years
daughter
Anna Magdalena Egbertha KOCH (c. 1935)
19051972
Birth: December 4, 1905 38 24
Death: September 28, 1972
23 months
daughter
Johanna THERON, groom's mother (1964)
19072003
Birth: October 24, 1907 40 26 Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: September 5, 2003Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
2 years
daughter
19091976
Birth: November 28, 1909 42 28 Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: January 1976
23 months
son
Frik KOCH (c. 1960)
19111977
Birth: October 29, 1911 44 30
Death: October 17, 1977
22 months
son
Burgher KOCH (c. 1953)
19131976
Birth: August 5, 1913 45 31
Death: November 1976
2 years
son
Piet and Tobie KOCH (1952)
19151956
Birth: July 30, 1915 47 33 Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: June 2, 1956Paul Roux, Free State, South Africa
2 years
son
19171917
Birth: November 6, 1917 50 36
Death: November 10, 1917
11 months
son
3 years
son
Jeppe KOCH (1948)
19211998
Birth: June 25, 1921 53 39 Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: April 6, 1998
3 years
son
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Aletta Johanna van der Merwe (1889–) Maria Elizabeth Nonnie Conradie (1866–1955) Christian Gert Boy Theron (1874–1962) Christian Gert Conradie Christie Theron (1900–1946) Jacoba Egberta Ferreira (1881–1940) Guillaume Gieljam van Niekerk (1872–1978) Magdalena Elizabeth Grové (1841–1907) Christian Gert Boy Theron + Wilhelmina Magdelena Willie Conradie Emma Carolina Louisa Boardman (1875–1960) Charles Thomas Ekron (1873–1935) Roelof Anthonie van der Merwe (1893–) Cornelius Willem Petrus Corneels Cloete (1899–1967) Richard Leonard Haddon Townsend (1904–1990) Petronella Johanna Piekie de Villiers (1907–1973) Martinus Gericke Jeppe Koch (1921–1998) Wilhelmina Magdelena Willie Conradie (1877–1973) Alwin Michael Wiggill (1944–2009) Hugo Theron (1918–1987) Daniel Hockly (1787–1835) Muriel Dorothy Evelyn Barnard (1941–2009) Cornelius Willem Petrus Corneels Cloete (1899–1967) Willem Jacobus Cloete (1901–1981) Maria Susanna Catharina Bosch (1864–1947) Margaret Eileen Laura Peggy Matthews (1906–1993) Brenda Law (1910–1999) Johanna Andrichetta Thebus Koch (1907–2003) Rhoda Alice Lovering (1893–) Richard Leonard Haddon Townsend (1904–1990) Aletta C. Lettie Visagie (1921–2002) Jacobus Johannes Koos Theron (1896–1975) Dirk Hendrik Jacobus Coetzee (1931–2010) Toby van Schalkwyk Koch (1952–2003) Johannes Frederik John Theron (1880–1971) Johanna Andrichetta Thebus Koch (1907–2003) Willem Jacobus Cloete (1872–1937) William Edward Bill Key (1905–1991) Anna Jacoba Elizabeth Greeff (1891–1966) Christian Gert Conradie Christie Theron (1900–1946) Johanna Hendrina Grobler Babes Welgemoed (1908–1989) Johanna Maria Jossie Loubser (1934–2007) Barend Stephanus van der Merwe (1911–1969) Barend Stephanus van der Merwe (1866–1936) Cornelius Willem Petrus Corneels Cloete (1899–1967) Jacoba Ritchie Erlank (1866–1904) Barend Stephanus van der Merwe Bennie Welgemoed (1906–1959) Rosine Maud Townsend (1897–) John Maitland Laurie Watermeyer (1916–2000) Elizabeth Moore (1790–1862)