Maria Jacomina Viviers, 18071864 (aged 57 years)

Name
Maria Jacomina /Viviers/
Given names
Maria Jacomina
Surname
Viviers
Citation details: Schalkwyk, p432, b2c2d8e3.
Name
Maria Jacomina /van Schalkwyk/
Type
married name
Birth about 1807

Citation details: Schalkwyk, p432, b2c2d8e3.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 8 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 2 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 5 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 11 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 13 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

MarriageOckert Johannes van SchalkwykView this family
March 12, 1823 (aged 16 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p75, b2c4d12e7.
Citation details: Schalkwyk, p432, b2c2d8e3.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 18 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

Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 28 years)

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

Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 37 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Marriage of a childThomas Arnoldus TheronElizabeth Francina van SchalkwykView this family
November 25, 1850 (aged 43 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p75, b2c4d12e7.
Citation details: Schalkwyk, p432, b2c2d8e3f3.
Citation details: Marriage: Tomas Arnoldus THERON and Elizabeth Francina VAN SCHALKWYK (1850), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSK8-29YV-Q?i=405&cat=244034 : accessed 22 Apr 2020
Birth of a grandsonJacobus Wouter Theron
November 5, 1853 (aged 46 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p75, b2c4d12e7f1.
Baptism of a grandsonJacobus Wouter Theron
April 7, 1854 (aged 47 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p75, b2c4d12e7f1.
Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 52 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza. Source: [Wikipedia](htt…

In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza. Source: Wikipedia

War
American Civil War
from April 1861 to May 1865 (aged 58 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues includin…

In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War. Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 95 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 95 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 June 17, 1864 (aged 57 years)
Citation details: Schalkwyk, p432, b2c2d8e3.
Citation details: Death notice: Maria Jacomina VIVIJE (1864), MOOC 6/9/108 #1231, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-VBMZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZP%3A1598082375 : 12 June 2018), 007844942 > image 506 of 2278; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa: accessed 27 Sep 2018