Johanna Francina Dollie Cloete, 19041985 (aged 81 years)

Name
Johanna Francina /Cloete/
Given names
Johanna Francina
Surname
Cloete
Nickname
Dollie
Name
Johanna Francina /Delport/
Type
married name
Birth July 9, 1904 32 37
Citation details: Johanna Francina DELPORT (CLOETE), D015/M12
Death of a motherJacoba Ritchie Erlank
July 30, 1904 (aged 21 days) Age: 33 years 11 months
Address: Smith Street, Barkly East
Citation details: b4c1d12
Citation details: Death registration Jacoba Ritchie ERLANK: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-9728-5415-34?cc=1779109&wc=31DM-T36:139964701,140029801 : accessed 24 September 2015), 1904 > Barkly East > image 78 of 125; National Archives, Pretoria.
Citation details: Death notice: Jacoba Ritchie ERLANK (1904), MOOC 6/9/506 #2460/1904, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-W9B4-B?mode=g&i=1076&cat=331262 image 1077/2096 : accessed 22 Feb 2017
Note: Gravestone gives 29 July, while all other sources give 30 July.
Death of a sisterSophia Ritche Cloete
April 15, 1905 (aged 9 months)
Cause: Membranous croup
Citation details: Death registration Sophia Ritchie CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-21988-26313-44?cc=1779109&wc=31DH-YWP:139965001,140029801 : accessed 24 September 2015), 1905 > Barkly East > image 39 of 144; National Archives, Pretoria.
Note: Child living with grandparents at time of death
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 1 year)

Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: Wikipedia
Marriage of a parentWillem Jacobus CloeteCornelia Susanna Nellie WesselsView this family
April 25, 1907 (aged 2 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
Citation details: Marriage: Cornelia Susanna WESSELS and Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1907), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G9QG-RQVN?cc=1910846&wc=39ZF-GPF%3A183083201%2C1301774502%2C1301774601 : 4 November 2016), Free State > Winburg > Marriages 1883-1899 1903-1904 1902-1955 > image 702 of 1280; Dutch Reformed Church Synod Centre, Bloemfontein : accessed 16 Oct 2018
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 5 years)

Note: Union of South Africa established. Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 7 years)

Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban. Source: Wikipedia
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 14 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 13 years)

Note: 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 paternal grandfatherCornelius Willem Petrus Lang Kerneels Cloete
October 23, 1929 (aged 25 years)
Cause: diabetes, senility
Citation details: Death registration Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22056-65711-89?cc=1779109 : accessed 28 September 2015), 1929 > Barkly East > image 96 of 111; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: October 28, 1929
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1929), MOOC 6/9/3624 #24488/1929, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HSR1-J?i=891&cat=331262 : accessed 18 Feb 2017, image 892/1527
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 25 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a half-brotherJannie Cloete
before 1933 (aged 28 years) Age: ~15

Cause: Het aan sy hart gely
Note: Op 'n jong leeftyd oorlede.
Death of a fatherWillem Jacobus Cloete
November 1, 1937 (aged 33 years) Age: 65 years 4 months 25 days
Cause: haemorrhage of the brain and shock as the result of a motor car accident on the night of the 30/10/37
Citation details: Death registration Willem Jacobus CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-179887-91?cc=1779109 : accessed 17 October 2015), 1937 > Barkly East > image 91 of 200; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: November 1, 1937
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 41 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 56 years)
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand. Source: Wikipedia
Historical Event
Republic of South Africa
May 31, 1961 (aged 56 years)

Note: South Africa becomes a republic. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherCornelius Willem Petrus Corneels Cloete
February 26, 1967 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Gravestone: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1899-1967), Barkly East
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Burial of a brotherCornelius Willem Petrus Corneels Cloete
March 1, 1967 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Death of a husbandGert Christiaan Boet Delport
March 9, 1968 (aged 63 years)
Death of a half-sisterNita Estelle Cloete
November 12, 1976 (aged 72 years)
Citation details: Watermeyer, p37, b13c7d5.
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKZQ-RVZK : 2 May 2016), Nita Estella Watermeyer, 12 Nov 1976; citing Death, Salisbury, Zimbabwe, National Archives, Harare; FHL microfilm 1,207,277 : accessed 10 Dec 2016
Text:

Salisbury, Rhodesia

Death of a brotherWillem Jacobus Cloete
March 23, 1981 (aged 76 years) Age: 80 years
Residence before 1984 (aged 79 years)
Citation details: Johanna Francina DELPORT (CLOETE), D015/M12
Burial of a motherJacoba Ritchie Erlank

Death October 31, 1985 (aged 81 years)
Source: LT GEDCOM
Burial November 5, 1985 (5 days after death)