Maria Magaretha Meraai Welgemoed, 1964

Name
Maria Magaretha /Welgemoed/
Given names
Maria Magaretha
Nickname
Meraai
Surname
Welgemoed
Birth
Yes

Source: LT GEDCOM
Occupation
teacher

Citation details: 6 Feb 2021
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910

Note: Union of South Africa established. Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912

Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
April 3, 1913
Cause: Inquest verdict: Accidental death from fracture of skull
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Text:

'n Grondwal net buite Tarkastad op die Queenstown pad val op David en hy versmoor.

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Death registration David Johannes WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-21986-19722-34?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1913 > Tarka > image 40 of 116; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: April 3, 1913
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death registration: David Johannes WELGEMOED (1913), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G56W-XQ6?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8M3%3A142477501%2C142185201 : 10 June 2019), Year Unknown > Tarka > image 47 of 316; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 22 Sep 2020
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918

Note: 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 fatherHendrik Paul Welgemoed
March 11, 1925
Citation details: Death registration Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22061-11147-56?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1925 > Tarka > image 52 of 138; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: March 12, 1925
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: b4c7d4
Citation details: Death registration: Hendrik Paul WELGEMOED (1925), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G56W-X9C?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8M3%3A142477501%2C142185201 : 10 June 2019), Year Unknown > Tarka > image 48 of 316; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 18 Sep 2020
Death of a maternal grandfatherDavid Johannes Welgemoed
June 30, 1925 Age: 69 years 6 months
Address: Buxton, District Stockenstrom
Citation details: b4c2d1
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

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a motherElizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed
March 25, 1940
Address: Greystraat
Cause: Carcinoma of Stomach
Citation details: Death registration Elizabeth Margariet WELGEMOED: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-92778-1?cc=1779109 : accessed 26 September 2015), 1940 > Tarka > image 26 of 96; National Archives, Pretoria.
Citation details: b4c7d4
Citation details: b4c2d1e1
War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherBarend Stephanus van der Merwe Bennie Welgemoed
April 1, 1959

Citation details: Death registration: Barend Stefanus van der Merwe WELGEMOED (1959), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G56W-69B?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8M3%3A142477501%2C142185201 : 10 June 2019), Year Unknown > Tarka > image 138 of 316; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 22 Sep 2020
Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand. Source: Wikipedia
Historical Event
Republic of South Africa
May 31, 1961

Note: South Africa becomes a republic. Source: Wikipedia
Burial of a fatherHendrik Paul Welgemoed

Burial of a motherElizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed

Death after September 1964