Johann Christian Vogel,

Name
Johann Christian /Vogel/
Given names
Johann Christian
Surname
Vogel
MarriageMaria Martha du PreezView this family
Yes

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6.
Historical Event
Census
1754

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

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

Historical Event
Americans declare independece
July 1776

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

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6.
Marriage of a childJohannes SteynBarbara Wilhelmina VogelView this family
March 16, 1777
Citation details: Steyn, p218, a2b2c3d12.
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Martha Theron
October 11, 1778

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d1.
Baptism of a grandsonDavid Abraham Theron
July 30, 1780

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d2.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780

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

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

Baptism of a grandsonJacobus Arnoldus Theron
December 1, 1782

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d3.
War
French troops depart the Cape
1784

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

Birth of a grandsonCharles Petrus Theron
calculated March 24, 1785
Citation details: Death notice: Charles Petrus THERON (1858), MOOC 6/9/82 #5210, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CS7S-H?i=1213&cat=331262 : accessed 12 Mar 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Baptism of a grandsonCharles Petrus Theron
March 27, 1785
Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d4.
Baptism of a grandsonDaniël Phillipus Theron
June 3, 1787

Citation details: Deel 2, p482, b7c6d5.
Birth of a granddaughterCornelia Steyn
about 1788

Citation details: Steyn, p220, a2b2c3d12e6.
Baptism of a granddaughterCornelia Steyn
September 27, 1789

Citation details: Steyn, p220, a2b2c3d12e6.
Baptism of a granddaughterMagdalena Elizabeth Theron
October 25, 1789

Citation details: Deel 2, p482, b7c6d6.
Baptism of a granddaughterRegina Johanna Theron
March 4, 1792

Citation details: Deel 2, p482, b7c6d7.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Catharina Theron
May 4, 1794

Citation details: Deel 2, p482, b7c6d8.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799

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

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

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1790s_in_South_Africa)
Marriage of a granddaughterFredrik Wilhelm KochCornelia SteynView this family
June 10, 1804
Citation details: Koch, p363, a5b2.
Citation details: Steyn, p220, a2b2c3d12e6.
Marriage of a granddaughterCharles Petrus TheronAnna Magdalena van der MerweView this family
March 2, 1806
Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d4.
Text:

02 AUG 1806

Citation details: Death notice: Anna Magdalena THERON (1840), MOOC 6/9/21 #4443, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQGZ-D?mode=g&i=391&cat=331262 image 392/2223 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: van der Merwe, p587, b2c15d3e8.
Citation details: Marriage: Charl Petrus THERON and Anna Magdalena VAN DER MERWE (1806), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-3SRQ-3?i=96&cat=244034 : accessed 8 Aug 2019

Marriage: Charl Petrus THERON and Anna Magdalena VAN DER MERWE (1806)

Theron gives 2.8.1806 while marriage record (1696-1899) is 2.3.1806

Marriage of a granddaughterDavid Abraham TheronGeertruy Catharina ViljoenView this family
May 6, 1810
Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d2.
Citation details: Marriage: David Abraham THERON and Geertruyda Catarina VILJOEN (1810), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-3SRH-1?i=104&cat=244034 : accessed 8 Aug 2019

Marriages: Geertruy Catharina VILJOEN (1774-)

SAG 14 has her second marriage with David Abraham THERON without a date, but according to the marriage register the THERON marriage should be her first (1810), followed by the RETIEF marriage in 1829.

War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815

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

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

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

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Death of a daughterRegina Catharina Vogel
December 31, 1818

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6.
Historical Event
British settlers
1820

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 granddaughterCornelia Steyn
between March 5, 1822 and July 21, 1822

Citation details: Baptism: Cornelia KOCH (1822), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSK6-CSBB-Y?i=762&cat=959223 : accessed 9 July 2019
Death of a grandsonDavid Abraham Theron
November 28, 1825

Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d2.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825

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 granddaughterMaria Martha Theron
August 10, 1834
Citation details: Deel 2, p467, b7c6d1.
Citation details: Death notice: Maria Martha THERON (1834), MOOC 6/9/2 #399, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-683V?mode=g&i=440&cat=331262 image 441/2202 : accessed 4 March 2017
Text:

Drowned in the Bergrivier

Historical Event
Great trek
1835

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

Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia