George Sebastiaan Nieuwoudt, 17881856 (aged 67 years)

Name
George Sebastiaan /Nieuwoudt/
Given names
George Sebastiaan
Surname
Nieuwoudt
Birth October 4, 1788 48 33
Address: Jan Disselsvlei
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p320, b1c1d7.
Baptism October 19, 1788 48 33 (aged 15 days)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p320, b1c1d7.
Death of a paternal grandfatherGerrit Nieuwoudt
about 1797 (aged 8 years)

Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p320, b1.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 10 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution)
Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 6 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 8 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1790s_in_South_Africa)
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 27 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 20 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 23 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Punishment
Banned from the Cape Colony
from March 19, 1814 to 1815 (aged 26 years)

Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p320, b1c1d7.
MarriageAnna Margaretha Frederica TheronView this family
April 6, 1816 (aged 27 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p320, b1c1d7.
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Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 29 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 31 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

Death of a fatherJan Harmen Nieuwoudt
January 12, 1822 (aged 33 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p320, b1c1.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 36 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 46 years)

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

Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

Marriage of a childDaniël Johannes Charl TheronChristina Alida NieuwoudtView this family
January 1, 1843 (aged 54 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1.
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p321, b1c1d7e4.
Citation details: Marriage: Daniel Johannes THERON and Christina Alida NIEUWOUDT (1843), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-6SDG-N?i=125&cat=244034 : accessed 20 Apr 2020
Death of a motherMaria Margaretha Wolfaardt
April 30, 1844 (aged 55 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p320, b1c1.
Birth of a granddaughterAnna Margaretha Magdalena Theron
November 28, 1844 (aged 56 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1g1.
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 55 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Margaretha Magdalena Theron
September 7, 1845 (aged 56 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1g1.
Birth of a grandsonDavid Johannes Theron
March 13, 1846 (aged 57 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1g2.
Birth of a granddaughterFrancina Lodewica Johanna Theron
July 22, 1847 (aged 58 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1g3.
Baptism of a grandsonDavid Johannes Theron
August 1, 1847 (aged 58 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1g2.
Baptism of a granddaughterFrancina Lodewica Johanna Theron
August 27, 1847 (aged 58 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1g3.
Birth of a grandsonGeorge Sebastiaan Nieuwoudt Theron
March 29, 1849 (aged 60 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1g4.
Baptism of a grandsonGeorge Sebastiaan Nieuwoudt Theron
November 24, 1850 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p206, b4c1d3e1f1g4.
Birth of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Charl Theron
July 27, 1853 (aged 64 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p207, b4c1d3e1f1g5.
Baptism of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Charl Theron
October 2, 1853 (aged 64 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p207, b4c1d3e1f1g5.
Birth of a granddaughterChristina Alida Theron
November 18, 1855 (aged 67 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p209, b4c1d3e1f1g6.
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 113 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 113 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 August 8, 1856 (aged 67 years)
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p320, b1c1d7.