Johannes Theron, 17901858 (aged 68 years)

Name
Johannes /Theron/
Given names
Johannes
Surname
Theron
Birth calculated March 30, 1790 26 29
Citation details: Death notice: Johannes THERON (1858), MOOC 6/9/84 #5594, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CSWC-H?mode=g&cat=331262 image 1619/2166 : accessed 13 Mar 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: Based on age at death. His mother dies 16 April 1790.
Death of a motherAnna Maria van der Westhuyzen
April 16, 1790 (aged 17 days)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
Baptism August 29, 1790 26 29 (aged 4 months)

Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Marriage of a parentPetrus Jacobus TheronAnna Maria CloeteView this family
October 2, 1791 (aged 1 year)
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
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 8 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution)
Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 4 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 6 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1790s_in_South_Africa)
MarriageChristina BotmaView this family
October 3, 1812 (aged 22 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

War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 25 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 18 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 21 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 28 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 29 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

MarriageJohanna Catharina OlivierView this family
December 9, 1821 (aged 31 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Citation details: Olivier, p107, a2b7c4d2e6.
Marriage of a parentPetrus Jacobus TheronSusanna Aletta KorffView this family
October 4, 1824 (aged 34 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 34 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

MarriageJacomina Johanna Christina MaritzView this family
December 21, 1828 (aged 38 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Death of a fatherPetrus Jacobus Theron
July 9, 1830 (aged 40 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2.
Marriage of a childFrans Stephanus Jacobus MaritzHuibrecht TheronView this family
July 31, 1831 (aged 41 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f1.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 44 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 childPetrus Jacobus TheronMargaretha Magdalena MaritzView this family
September 3, 1839 (aged 49 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f2.
Birth of a grandsonJohannes Gysbert Theron
August 25, 1840 (aged 50 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f2g1.
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Gysbert Theron
September 7, 1840 (aged 50 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f2g1.
Death of a wifeJacomina Johanna Christina Maritz
January 16, 1842 (aged 51 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Citation details: Death notice: Jacomina Johanna Christina THERON (1842), MOOC 6/9/26 #5439, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQGR-R?mode=g&i=1479&cat=331262 image 1480/2223 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughterBreggie Elizabeth Theron
March 8, 1842 (aged 51 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p124, b4c1d2e2f2g2.
Baptism of a granddaughterBreggie Elizabeth Theron
June 16, 1842 (aged 52 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p124, b4c1d2e2f2g2.
Death of a half-brotherDaniël Johannes Theron
September 27, 1842 (aged 52 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5.
Text:

29 JUL 1842

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: primary evidence
Note: Transposition error in [Theron]?
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 53 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Birth of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Theron
August 13, 1845 (aged 55 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p124, b4c1d2e2f2g3.
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Theron
September 14, 1845 (aged 55 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p124, b4c1d2e2f2g3.
Birth of a granddaughterChristina Anna Geertruida Theron
April 3, 1847 (aged 57 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g4.
Baptism of a granddaughterChristina Anna Geertruida Theron
September 5, 1847 (aged 57 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g4.
Marriage of a childPetrus Jacobus TheronJohanna Christina TheronView this family
December 2, 1850 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2f2.
Citation details: Marriage: Petrus Jacobus THERON and Johanna Christina THERON (1850), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSK8-29YN-V?i=427&cat=244034 : accessed 22 Apr 2020
Death of a half-brotherJacobus Lodewicus Theron
February 22, 1853 (aged 62 years) Age: 53 years 3 months 19 days
Citation details: Deel 2, p172, b4c1d2e7.
Citation details: Death notice: Jacobus Lodowicus THERON (1853), MOOC 6/9/62 #1898, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DB5S-DKZ?mode=g&i=1883&cat=331262 image 1884/2173 : accessed 11 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Theron
September 6, 1853 (aged 63 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g6.
Marriage of a childJacob TheronBreggie Elizabeth TheronView this family
September 11, 1853 (aged 63 years) Husband: 21 years Wife: 19 years
Citation details: Deel 2, p150, b4c1d2e4f4.
Citation details: Deel 2, p135, b4c1d2e2f5.
Citation details: Marriage: Jacob THERON and Bregje Elisabeth THERON (1853), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSK8-P823?i=584&cat=244034 : accessed 23 Apr 2020

Error in Theron, Geslagsregister van Therons in Suid-Afrika, Deel 2, p135

In entry a1b4c1d2e2f5 (Breggie Elizabeth THERON), the reference to her husband Jacob THERON should be a1b4c1d2e4f4 instead of a1b2c1d2e4f4.

Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Theron
February 15, 1854 (aged 63 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g6.
Birth of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Theron
March 25, 1856 (aged 65 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g7.
Baptism of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Theron
June 1, 1856 (aged 66 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g7.
Death of a brotherPetrus Jacobus Theron
July 26, 1858 (aged 68 years) Age: 70 years 0 months 3 days
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1d2e1.
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: primary evidence
Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 68 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 111 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 111 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 October 25, 1858 (aged 68 years) Age: 68 years 6 months 25 days

Citation details: Deel 2, p120, b4c1d2e2.
Citation details: Death notice: Johannes THERON (1858), MOOC 6/9/84 #5594, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CSWC-H?mode=g&cat=331262 image 1619/2166 : accessed 13 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence