Jacobus Francois Theron, 17981856 (aged 57 years)

Name
Jacobus Francois /Theron/
Given names
Jacobus Francois
Surname
Theron
Birth February 26, 1798 26 20
Citation details: Deel 2, p390, b4c7d2e1.
Citation details: Death notice: Jacobus Francois THERON (1856), MOOC 6/9/73 #3644, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-C9BW-7?mode=g&i=1667&cat=331262 image 1668/2120 : accessed 12 Mar 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Baptism March 18, 1798 26 20 (aged 20 days)
Citation details: Deel 2, p390, b4c7d2e1.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 0)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Margaretha du Toit
April 25, 1801 (aged 3 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7.
Death of a maternal grandmotherAnna Rossouw
October 6, 1801 (aged 3 years)
Citation details: Rossouw, p135, b9c6.
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas Arnoldus Theron
October 24, 1802 (aged 4 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p372, b4c7.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 17 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 10 years)

Note: A severe drought occurs in the eastern frontier region. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org…

A severe drought occurs in the eastern frontier region. Source: Wikipedia

Town founded
The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
1812 (aged 13 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 20 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 21 years)

Note: 17 March - The first British settlers arrived in Table Bay, Cape Town on the *Nautilus* and the *Cha…

17 March - The first British settlers arrived in Table Bay, Cape Town on the Nautilus and the Chapman. 1 May - The Albury reaches Cape Town bringing settlers to Albany, South Africa. They arrive in Algoa Bay on 15 May. 2 May - La Belle Alliance reached Cape Town. She brought British settlers to Algoa Bay. 4000 British settlers started arriving in Algoa Bay (Port Elizabeth), they settled in Grahamstown and along the frontier. Source: Wikipedia

Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 26 years)

Note: Rix dollar (Dutch: *Rijsksdaalder*) is converted into the British sterling. Source: [Wikipedia](http…

Rix dollar (Dutch: Rijsksdaalder) is converted into the British sterling. Source: Wikipedia

MarriageMargaretha Johanna NaudéView this family
April 2, 1826 (aged 28 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p390, b4c7d2e1.
Citation details: p146
Text:

1826, den 2 April Jacobus Francois Theron P.F.zoon van Cabo de Goede hoop, Jongman Burger alhier met Margareta Johanna Naude

Weduwe Wylen den Burger Frans Daniel Malang

Death of a motherMaria Magdalena Hugo
December 27, 1826 (aged 28 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p390, b4c7d2.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 36 years)

Note: *Voortrekkers* start leaving the Cape Colony. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1835…

Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

Death of a fatherPieter Francois Petrus Theron
May 12, 1840 (aged 42 years) Age: 69 years
Citation details: Deel 2, p390, b4c7d2.
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Francois THERON (1840), MOOC 6/9/20 #4281, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQTR-4?mode=g&i=212&cat=331262 image 213/2223 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 45 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Death of a wifeMargaretha Johanna Naudé
December 25, 1853 (aged 55 years) Age: 51 years 10 months 15 days
Citation details: Deel 2, p390, b4c7d2e1.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha Johanna NAUDÉ (1854), MOOC 6/9/65 #2353, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-C91M-K?mode=g&i=238&cat=331262 image 239/2120 : accessed 11 Mar 2017
Text:

51 years & 10 1/2 month

Quality of data: primary evidence
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 103 years)

Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: *Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek*, ZAR), often referred to as the Tra…

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 103 years)

Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: *Oranje-Vrijstaat*, Afrikaans: *Oranje-Vrystaat*) was an independent *…

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

Death February 5, 1856 (aged 57 years) Age: 57 years 11 months
Citation details: Deel 2, p390, b4c7d2e1.
Citation details: Death notice: Jacobus Francois THERON (1856), MOOC 6/9/73 #3644, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-C9BW-7?mode=g&i=1667&cat=331262 image 1668/2120 : accessed 12 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence