Petrus Jacobus Theron, 17641830 (aged 66 years)

Name
Petrus Jacobus /Theron/
Given names
Petrus Jacobus
Surname
Theron
Baptism January 29, 1764 30 20 (aged 0 days)

Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
Death of a brotherThomas Rudolphus Theron
October 7, 1767 (aged 3 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p225, b4c1d4.
Marriage of a parentPieter Lodewyk TheronJohanna Wilhelmina MaasdorpView this family
April 10, 1773 (aged 9 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 12 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 14 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 16 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 15 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 19 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

MarriageAnna Maria van der WesthuyzenView this family
October 14, 1787 (aged 23 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
Citation details: Death notice: Petrus Jacobus THERON (1858), MOOC 6/9/83 #5300, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CS7H-T?mode=g&i=1309&cat=331262 image 1310/2166 : accessed 13 Mar 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a wifeAnna Maria van der Westhuyzen
April 16, 1790 (aged 26 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
MarriageAnna Maria CloeteView this family
October 2, 1791 (aged 27 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
Citation details: Cloete, p591, b2c1d4e8f8.
Citation details: Death notice: Daniel Johannes THERON (1842), MOOC 6/9/27 #5740, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQ5W-7?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2223 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 30 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 33 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1790s_in_South_Africa)
Death of a brotherJacobus Lodewicus Theron
April 24, 1797 (aged 33 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p225, b4c1d5.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 34 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution)
Marriage of a childJohannes TheronChristina BotmaView this family
October 3, 1812 (aged 48 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Citation details: p83, no 36.
Text:

1812, den 3 Oct. Johannes Theron Pieter Zoon van Cabo de Goede Hoop, jongman Burger alhier met Christiena Bothma van Cabo voornoemd, Jonge Dogter

Birth of a granddaughterHuibrecht Theron
August 27, 1813 (aged 49 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f1.
Baptism of a granddaughterHuibrecht Theron
July 19, 1814 (aged 50 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f1.
Birth of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Theron
August 30, 1815 (aged 51 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f2.
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Theron
November 10, 1815 (aged 51 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f2.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 51 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 44 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 47 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Birth of a granddaughterChristina Magdalena Theron
April 28, 1817 (aged 53 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p135, b4c1d2e2f3.
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 54 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Baptism of a granddaughterChristina Magdalena Theron
November 10, 1818 (aged 54 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p135, b4c1d2e2f3.
Marriage of a childJacob TheronJacomina Maria MaritzView this family
March 19, 1819 (aged 55 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p138, b4c1d2e4.
Citation details: p116, no 19.
Text:

1819, den 19 Maart Jacob Theron Van Cabo de Goede Hoop, jongman burger alhier met Jacomina Maria Marets van Cabo voornt:, jonge dogter

Marriage of a childDaniël Johannes TheronJohanna Christina MaritzView this family
August 6, 1820 (aged 56 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5.
Citation details: p124, no 31.
Text:

1820, Den 6 Augustus Daniel Johannis Theron van Cabo de Goede Hoop, jongman Burger alhier met Johanna Christina Marits van Cabo voorn, jonge dogter

Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 55 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 granddaughterAnna Maria Theron
September 18, 1821 (aged 57 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p138, b4c1d2e4f1.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Maria Theron
September 24, 1821 (aged 57 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p138, b4c1d2e4f1.
Marriage of a childJohannes TheronJohanna Catharina OlivierView this family
December 9, 1821 (aged 57 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Citation details: Olivier, p107, a2b7c4d2e6.
Birth of a grandsonGerrit Daniël Stephanus Theron
May 17, 1824 (aged 60 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p138, b4c1d2e4f2.
Baptism of a grandsonGerrit Daniël Stephanus Theron
September 19, 1824 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p138, b4c1d2e4f2.
MarriageSusanna Aletta KorffView this family
October 4, 1824 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 60 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

Marriage of a childChristiaan Gabriël TheronAnna Cornelia SmitView this family
July 2, 1826 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p185, b4c1d2e10.
Birth of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Theron
August 5, 1826 (aged 62 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p143, b4c1d2e4f3.
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Theron
October 11, 1826 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p143, b4c1d2e4f3.
Birth of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron
July 2, 1828 (aged 64 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1.
Birth of a granddaughterAnna Maria Myburgh
July 2, 1828 (aged 64 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1.
Citation details: Death registration: Anna Maria MYBURGH (1901), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-Y3Q6-T6T?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-452%3A139965201%2C140555301 : 24 June 2016), 1901 > Fraserburg > image 31 of 164; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 7 Dec 2019
Text:

CAL 1829

Parents of Anna Maria MYBURGH (1828-1901)

Based on her childrens names, first daughter and second eldest son, we propose that her parents are named:

Gert Jacobus Myburgh THERON and Johanna Wilhelmina THERON

This points to Gert Jacobus MYBURGH (1807-1881) who married Johanna Wilhelmina THERON (-1875) in 1828.

Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron
September 7, 1828 (aged 64 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Maria Myburgh
September 7, 1828 (aged 64 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1.
Marriage of a childGert Jacobus MyburghJohanna Wilhelmina TheronView this family
December 7, 1828 (aged 64 years)
Citation details: Myburgh, p754, b2c2d1e1f5.
Citation details: Deel 2, p205, b4c1d2e12.
Marriage of a childJohannes TheronJacomina Johanna Christina MaritzView this family
December 21, 1828 (aged 64 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Death of a half-brotherChristiaan Gabriël Theron
1828 (aged 63 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p225, b4c1d7.
Death of a fatherPieter Lodewyk Theron

Number of childrenSusanna Aletta KorffView this family
0

Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d2e15.
Note: e15 * 1816 is the last child, before marriage in 1824
Death July 9, 1830 (aged 66 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.