Barend Jacobus Welgemoed, 19061963 (aged 56 years)

Name
Barend Jacobus /Welgemoed/
Given names
Barend Jacobus
Surname
Welgemoed
Birth November 1906 19 22
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Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 0)

Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.…

Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 3 years)

Note: Union of South Africa established. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_of_South_…

Union of South Africa established. Source: Wikipedia

Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 5 years)

Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cas…

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 12 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I)
Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 11 years)

Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit…

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 motherAnna Remertha Venter
July 8, 1922 (aged 15 years) Age: 38 years 2 months
Address: The Poplars nursing home, 225 Smit Street
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Citation details: Death notice: Anna Remertha VENTER (1922), TAB MHG #49321, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4N-C935-G?cc=2520237 : 7 April 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Death of a paternal grandfatherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
June 30, 1925 (aged 18 years) Age: 69 years 6 months
Address: Buxton, District Stockenstrom
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Citation details: Death registration David Johannes WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22061-14251-50?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1925 > Stockenstrom > image 111 of 240; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: July 1, 1925
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: David Johan WELGEMOED (1925), MOOC 6/9/2820 #8439/1925, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9BK-Y7MJ?i=792&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 22 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression i…

The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century. Source: Wikipedia

War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 38 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II)
Death of a paternal grandmotherCatharina Elizabeth Johanna Botha
May 6, 1949 (aged 42 years) Age: 86 years
Address: Elizabeth Jordaan Oue Tehuis, Cradock
Citation details: Death Registration: Catharina Elizabeth Johanna BOTHA (1949), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-95F7-SMXT?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8PJ%3A139963701%2C139965702 : 24 June 2016), 1949 > Cradock > image 133 of 385; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 54 years)
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand. Source: [Wi…

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 54 years)

Note: South Africa becomes a republic. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1961_in_South_Afr…

South Africa becomes a republic. Source: Wikipedia

Death of a fatherAndries Jacobus Welgemoed

Death January 9, 1963 (aged 56 years)
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