Charles Marais, 1695

Name
Charles /Marais/
Given names
Charles
Surname
Marais
Birth 1695 27 21

Citation details: Marais, p425, b2c2.
Death of a fatherCharles Marais
1711 (aged 16 years)

Citation details: Marais, p425, b2.
Epidemic
Smallpox
March 16, 1713 (aged 18 years)

Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at the Cape Colony. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1…

Smallpox epidemic breaks out at the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

MarriageMaria RossouwView this family
1720 (aged 25 years)

Citation details: Marais, p425, b2c2.
Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7.
Death of a paternal grandmotherCatherine Taboureux
1729 (aged 34 years)

Citation details: Marais, p424, a1.
Marriage of a childDavid TheronMagdalena MaraisView this family
November 11, 1742 (aged 47 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7.
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Elisabeth Theron
August 23, 1744 (aged 49 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7c1.
Marriage of a childCharles MaraisElisabeth du ToitView this family
October 28, 1745 (aged 50 years)
Citation details: Marais, p425, b2c2d1.
Citation details: p1
Text:

1745, den 28 Octbr of 29 dito Charel Marais van Cabo de Goede Hoop, jongman burger aan Drakenstein met Elisabeth Du Toit van Cabo voornt:, jonge Dogter

Citation details: du Toit, p273, a1b6c2.
Note: Two possible dates given for marriage
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Magdalena Theron
February 20, 1746 (aged 51 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7c2.
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Cecilia Theron
April 23, 1747 (aged 52 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7c3.
Baptism of a grandsonCharles Marais
October 13, 1748 (aged 53 years)
Citation details: Marais, p425, b2c2d1e2.
Baptism of a granddaughterMartha Cecilia Theron
January 5, 1749 (aged 54 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7c4.
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Jacoba Theron
May 30, 1751 (aged 56 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c5.
Death of a brotherJacques Marais
June 6, 1751 (aged 56 years)

Citation details: Marais, p453, b2c10.
Death of a sonCharles Marais
before 1752 (aged 57 years)

Citation details: Du Plessis, p145, b1c8.
Baptism of a grandsonJacobus Petrus Theron
December 31, 1752 (aged 57 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6.
Historical Event
Census
1754 (aged 59 years)

Note: A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Co…

A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

Epidemic
Smallpox
May 1, 1755 (aged 60 years)

Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die. Source: [Wikipedia](https:…

Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die. Source: Wikipedia

Marriage of a childPieter MaraisAletta van BiljonView this family
December 7, 1755 (aged 60 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p4, b2c4d6.
Citation details: Marais, p432, b2c2d5.
Death of a sisterDeborah Marais
about 1756 (aged 61 years)

Citation details: du Toit, p280, a1b8.
Citation details: Marais, p453, b2c8.
Marriage of a childJohannes Stephanus MaraisMartha Elizabeth du ToitView this family
May 20, 1759 (aged 64 years)

Citation details: Joubert, p150, b5c7d1.
Citation details: Vol 1, p51, #853, b5c7d1.
Citation details: Marais, p436, b2c2d6.
Citation details: du Toit, p238, a1b1c9.
Citation details: Death notice: Maria Magdalena JOUBERT (1837), MOOC 6/9/11 #2274, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M1N2?i=304&cat=331262 images 305-7/2253 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Geertruy Marais
July 24, 1762 (aged 67 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p4, b2c4d6.
Marriage of a granddaughterJacobus Petrus du PreezMaria Elisabeth TheronView this family
June 5, 1763 (aged 68 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7c1.
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Magdalena Marais
October 16, 1763 (aged 68 years)

Citation details: Joubert, p150, b5c7d1.
Citation details: Vol 1, p51, #853, b5c7d1.
Birth of a granddaughterMaria Magdalena Marais
calculated 1763 (aged 68 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Maria Magdalena JOUBERT (1837), MOOC 6/9/11 #2274, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M1N2?i=304&cat=331262 images 305-7/2253 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Vol 1, p51, #853, b5c7d1.
Death of a sisterAnna Marais
January 11, 1765 (aged 70 years)

Citation details: Marais, p453, b2c9.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Susanna Marais
May 18, 1766 (aged 71 years)

Citation details: Marais, p438, b2c2d6e4.
Citation details: Vol 1, p197, #4608, b5c7d6.
Marriage of a grandsonCharles MaraisRachel HugoView this family
December 5, 1773 (aged 78 years)
Citation details: Marais, p425, b2c2d1e2.
Baptism of a grandsonErnst Lodewicus Marais
June 2, 1776 (aged 81 years)

Citation details: Marais, p435, b2c2d5e10.
Historical Event
Americans declare independece
July 1776 (aged 81 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_United_States_(1776%E2%80%9389))
Marriage of a granddaughterJacobus Petrus TheronRegina Catharina VogelView this family
September 22, 1776 (aged 81 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 85 years)

Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English. Source: [Wikipedia](https:/…

French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English. Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 85 years)

Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikip…

The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

Marriage of a grandsonDaniel Francois JoubertMaria Magdalena MaraisView this family
September 19, 1784 (aged 89 years)
Citation details: Joubert, p150, b5c7d1.
Citation details: Death notice: Maria Magdalena JOUBERT (1837), MOOC 6/9/11 #2274, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M1N2?i=304&cat=331262 images 305-7/2253 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: p53, no 32.
Text:

1784, den 19 Septembr: Daniel Francois Joubert van Cabo de goede hoop, jongman Burger aan Stellenbosch Met Maria Magdalena Marais van Cabo voornoemt, jonge dogter

Citation details: Vol 1, p51, #853, b5c7d1.
War
French troops depart the Cape
1784 (aged 89 years)

Note: Consequence of signing the [Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783)](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Pa…

Consequence of signing the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783). Source: Wikipedia

Marriage of a grandsonLeendert Johannes HaasbroekAnna Susanna MaraisView this family
May 14, 1786 (aged 91 years)

Citation details: Vol 1, p48, #805, b5c4d3[e4].
Citation details: Marais, p438, b2c2d6e4.
Marriage of a grandsonPetrus Francois TheronAnna Geertruy MaraisView this family
May 5, 1787 (aged 92 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p4, b2c4d6.
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Francois THERON (1858), MOOC 6/9/84 #5494, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CSZC-F?mode=g&i=1514&cat=331262 image 1515/2166 : accessed 13 Mar 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 104 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution)
Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 100 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 102 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1790s_in_South_Africa)
Death of a granddaughterAnna Magdalena Theron
1800 (aged 105 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7c2.
Marriage of a grandsonErnst Lodewicus MaraisCatharina Cornelia ConradieView this family
September 15, 1800 (aged 105 years)

Citation details: Marais, p435, b2c2d5e10.
Text:

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Citation details: [4569] c2d6.
Marriage of a grandsonWillem Francois JoubertAnna Susanna MaraisView this family
March 21, 1802 (aged 107 years)
Citation details: Marais, p438, b2c2d6e4.
Citation details: Vol 1, p197, #4608, b5c7d6.
Citation details: Joubert, p158, b5c7d5.
Death of a daughterMagdalena Marais
1805 (aged 110 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7.
Death of a granddaughterMartha Cecilia Theron
before August 16, 1808 (aged 113 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p466, b7c4.
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 114 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

Marriage of a grandsonCharles MaraisJohanna Margaretha LessingView this family
November 3, 1810 (aged 115 years)

Citation details: Marais, p425, b2c2d1e2.
Death of a granddaughterJohanna Jacoba Theron
May 23, 1813 (aged 118 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c5.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 120 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Town founded
The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
1812 (aged 117 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Death of a motherAnne des Ruelles

Death
Yes