Jannetjie Sophia d'Orant, 18171858 (aged 41 years)

Name
Jannetjie Sophia /d'Orant/
Given names
Jannetjie Sophia
Surname
du Rand, du Randt, d'Orant
Citation details: Steenkamp, p156, b10c1d4.
Name
Janetta Sophia /Doran/
Given names
Janetta Sophia
Surname
Doran
Citation details: Death notice: Elena Johanna Margaretha STEENKAMP (1875), MOOC 6/9/150 #1371/1875, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-G3YD-W?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZT%3A1598082382 : 28 September 2018), 007844947 > image 409 of 2203; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 11 Jan 2019
Name
Janetta Sophia /Steenkamp/
Type
married name
Birth August 2, 1817 42 29
Citation details: Steenkamp, p156, b10c1d4.
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 1 year)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 2 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

Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 7 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

Death of a maternal grandmotherJohanna Zaal
November 2, 1834 (aged 17 years)
Citation details: Steenkamp, p155, b10.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 17 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 fatherJan Hendrik du Randt
July 23, 1838 (aged 20 years) Age: 63 years
Citation details: Steenkamp, p158, b10c6.
MarriageDaniël Tobias Nicolaas SteenkampView this family
October 4, 1841 (aged 24 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p223, b4c1d3e8f3.
Citation details: Steenkamp, p156, b10c1d4.
Citation details: Marriage: Daniel Tobias Nicolaas STEENKAMP and Jannetje Sophia DURAAN (1841), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-WSS4-C?i=231&cat=244034 : accessed 18 Apr 2020
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 26 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 41 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza. Source: [Wikipedia](htt…

In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza. Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 84 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 84 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 September 10, 1858 (aged 41 years)
Citation details: Steenkamp, p156, b10c1d4.