Jacobus Wouter Jim Theron, 18881958 (aged 70 years)

Name
Jacobus Wouter /Theron/
Given names
Jacobus Wouter
Nickname
Jim
Surname
Theron
Citation details: Gravestone: Jacobus Wouter THERON (1888-1958) and Sera Hanna STRAUSS (1901-1978), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=116514 : accessed 17 Dec 2016
Birth January 29, 1888 34 31
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Citation details: Gravestone: Jacobus Wouter THERON (1888-1958) and Sera Hanna STRAUSS (1901-1978), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=116514 : accessed 17 Dec 2016
Baptism February 26, 1888 34 31 (aged 28 days)
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Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 13 years)

Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1901_in_So…

Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town. Source: Wikipedia

War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 14 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Boer_War)
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 13 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 13 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

Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 16 years)

Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1904_…

Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg. Source: Wikipedia

Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 17 years)

Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.…

Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 22 years)

Note: Union of South Africa established. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_of_South_…

Union of South Africa established. Source: Wikipedia

Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 23 years)

Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cas…

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 fatherJacobus Wouter Theron
July 5, 1915 (aged 27 years)
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War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 30 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I)
Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 29 years)

Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit…

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 motherLouisa Petronella Avenant
April 24, 1919 (aged 31 years)
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Citation details: Death notice: Louisa Petronella AVENANT (1919), MOOC 6/9/1505 #3092/1919, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BT-YQ1G?cc=2517051&wc=WVWM-9J1%3A1598032324 : 11 October 2018), 007730978 > image 463 of 778; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2018
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 41 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression i…

The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century. Source: Wikipedia

Death of a brotherPieter Johannes Theron
December 28, 1936 (aged 48 years)
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Death of a sisterElizabeth Francina Theron
June 7, 1937 (aged 49 years)

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War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 57 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II)
Death July 2, 1958 (aged 70 years)
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Citation details: Gravestone: Jacobus Wouter THERON (1888-1958) and Sera Hanna STRAUSS (1901-1978), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=116514 : accessed 17 Dec 2016
Burial
Address: Main Cemetery, Victoria West
Citation details: Gravestone: Jacobus Wouter THERON (1888-1958) and Sera Hanna STRAUSS (1901-1978), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=116514 : accessed 17 Dec 2016