Anna Magdalena Theron, 17621836 (aged 74 years)

Name
Anna Magdalena /Theron/
Given names
Anna Magdalena
Surname
Theron
Birth about 1762 28 18

Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d1.
Death of a brotherThomas Rudolphus Theron
October 7, 1767 (aged 5 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p225, b4c1d4.
Marriage of a parentPieter Lodewyk TheronJohanna Wilhelmina MaasdorpView this family
April 10, 1773 (aged 11 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1.
Citation details: p25, no 5.
Text:

1773, den 10 April Petrus Lodewicus Theron van Cabo de Goede Hoop, wedwr. burger aan Stellenbosch met Johanna Willemina Maasdorp van Cabo voorm:, jonge dogter

Historical Event
Americans declare independece
July 1776 (aged 14 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_United_States_(1776%E2%80%9389))
Death of a paternal grandfatherPierre Pieter Theron
June 3, 1778 (aged 16 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4.
MarriageJohannes Jasper JoosteView this family
October 24, 1779 (aged 17 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d1.
Citation details: p34, no 25.
Text:

1779, den 24 Octob: Johannes Casper Joosten van Cabo de Goede Hoop, jongman burger aan Stellenbosch met Magdalena Theron van Cabo voornt., jonge dogter

Citation details: Jooste, p132, b1c7.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 18 years)

Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English. Source: [Wikipedia](https:/…

French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English. Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 18 years)

Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikip…

The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

War
French troops depart the Cape
1784 (aged 22 years)

Note: Consequence of signing the [Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783)](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Pa…

Consequence of signing the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783). Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 33 years)

Note: The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of t…

The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of the Dutch East India Company and established an independent government at Graaff Reinet. 18 June - Swellendam follows Graaff Reinet and declares a republic under Hermanus Steyn. The Netherlands is invaded by the French under the leadership of Napoléon Bonaparte. A republic is declared by Dutch revolutionaires and the Prince of Orange flees to England. 16 September – British forces under General Sir James Henry Craig seizes the Cape Colony for the Stadtholder Prince William V of Orange. The republics of Graaff Reinet and Swellendam reject the British and the British army is sent in. The start of free trade was announced. Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
The Cape becomes a British Colony
March 5, 1797 (aged 35 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1790s_in_South_Africa)
Death of a brotherJacobus Lodewicus Theron
April 24, 1797 (aged 35 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p225, b4c1d5.
MarriageJohannes Charl HugoView this family
October 7, 1798 (aged 36 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d1.
Citation details: Hugo, p505, b3c1d8.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 37 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution)
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 53 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 47 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 50 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 56 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Marriage of a childDavid Johannes TheronFrancina Lodewica Johanna JoosteView this family
May 7, 1820 (aged 58 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1.
Citation details: p123, no 21.
Text:

1820, Den 7 Mey David Johannis Theron D'l. Z van Cabo de Goede Hoop, jongman Burger Alhier met Francina Lodewica Johanna Jooste van Cabo voorn., Jonge Dogter

Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 58 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

Birth of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Charl Theron
February 25, 1821 (aged 59 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1.
Baptism of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Charl Theron
September 7, 1821 (aged 59 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1.
Death of a husbandJohannes Charl Hugo
before February 1825 (aged 63 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d1.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 63 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

Birth of a grandsonDavid Frederik Christiaan Theron
May 3, 1826 (aged 64 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p212, b4c1d3e1f2.
Baptism of a grandsonDavid Frederik Christiaan Theron
September 27, 1826 (aged 64 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p212, b4c1d3e1f2.
Death of a half-brotherChristiaan Gabriël Theron
1828 (aged 66 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p225, b4c1d7.
Death of a brotherPetrus Jacobus Theron
July 9, 1830 (aged 68 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 73 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 Lodewyk Theron

Death 1836 (aged 74 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d1.