Johanna Christina Maritz,

Name
Johanna Christina /Maritz/
Given names
Johanna Christina
Surname
Maritz
Name
Johanna Christina /Theron/
Type
married name
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution)
Historical Event
The Cape becomes a British Colony
March 5, 1797

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1790s_in_South_Africa)
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)
MarriageDaniël Johannes TheronView this family
August 6, 1820
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5.
Citation details: p124, no 31.
Text:

1820, Den 6 Augustus Daniel Johannis Theron van Cabo de Goede Hoop, jongman Burger alhier met Johanna Christina Marits van Cabo voorn, jonge dogter

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

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

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

Death of a husbandDaniël Johannes Theron
September 27, 1842
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

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Marriage of a childPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus TheronAnna Maria MyburghView this family
September 20, 1847
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1.
Citation details: Death registration: Anna Maria MYBURGH (1901), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-Y3Q6-T6T?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-452%3A139965201%2C140555301 : 24 June 2016), 1901 > Fraserburg > image 31 of 164; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 7 Dec 2019
Citation details: Marriage: Petrus Jacobus Lodewikus THERON and Anna Maria MEYBURGH (1847), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-WW61?i=484&cat=244034 : accessed 21 Apr 2020
Birth of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Theron
March 13, 1849

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g1.
Baptism of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Theron
May 7, 1849
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g1.
Birth of a granddaughterJohanna Wilhelmina Theron
July 18, 1850

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g2.
Marriage of a childPetrus Jacobus TheronJohanna Christina TheronView this family
December 2, 1850
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
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Wilhelmina Theron
February 23, 1851
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g2.
Birth of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Theron
May 23, 1852

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g3.
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Theron
June 20, 1852
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g3.
Birth of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Theron
September 6, 1853

Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g6.
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Theron
February 15, 1854
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g6.
Baptism of a granddaughterBeatrix Theron
April 8, 1855
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g4.
Birth of a granddaughterBeatrix Theron
1855

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g4.
Birth of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Theron
March 25, 1856

Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g7.
Baptism of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Theron
June 1, 1856
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g7.
Birth of a granddaughterAnna Maria Theron
October 19, 1856

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g5.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Maria Theron
December 25, 1856
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g5.
Birth of a grandsonGert Jacobus Myburgh Theron
June 30, 1859

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g6.
Baptism of a grandsonGert Jacobus Myburgh Theron
August 28, 1859
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g6.
Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859

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

Birth of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron
August 8, 1860

Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g8.
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron
December 25, 1860
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g8.
Birth of a granddaughterMaria Gesina Theron
January 19, 1861

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g7.
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Gesina Theron
July 7, 1861
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g7.
Birth of a grandsonHenderick Theron
December 22, 1862

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g8.
Baptism of a grandsonHenderick Theron
April 5, 1863
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g8.
Birth of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Theron
January 27, 1864

Citation details: Deel 2, p134, b4c1d2e2f2g9.
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Theron
March 27, 1864
Citation details: Deel 2, p134, b4c1d2e2f2g9.
Birth of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron
October 5, 1864

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g9.
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus Theron
December 25, 1864
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g9.
War
American Civil War
from April 1861 to May 1865

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues includin…

In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War. Source: Wikipedia

Economic Event
Economic depression
1865
Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1865_in_South_Africa)
Birth of a grandsonWillem Theron
May 29, 1866

Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g10.
Baptism of a grandsonWillem Theron
September 30, 1866
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g10.
Economic Event
Diamonds discovered
1867
Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250…

The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution. Source: Wikipedia

Birth of a grandsonStephanus Johannes Christiaan Theron
March 27, 1868

Citation details: Deel 2, p134, b4c1d2e2f2g10.
Baptism of a grandsonStephanus Johannes Christiaan Theron
September 6, 1868
Citation details: Deel 2, p134, b4c1d2e2f2g10.
Birth of a grandsonHenderick Henry Theron
August 23, 1869

Citation details: Deel 2, p172, b4c1d2e5f1g11.
Baptism of a grandsonHenderick Henry Theron
September 12, 1869
Citation details: Deel 2, p172, b4c1d2e5f1g11.
Birth of a granddaughterHubregge Maria Theron
September 10, 1870
Citation details: Deel 2, p135, b4c1d2e2f2g11.
Baptism of a granddaughterHubregge Maria Theron
September 25, 1870
Citation details: Deel 2, p135, b4c1d2e2f2g11.
Death of a daughterJohanna Christina Theron
February 11, 1875
Citation details: Deel 2, p172, b4c1d2e5f3.
Marriage of a grandsonPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus TheronBeatrix TheronView this family
May 18, 1880
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g4.
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g8.
Marriage of a granddaughterPetrus Jacobus Lodewicus TheronBeatrix TheronView this family
May 18, 1880
Citation details: Deel 2, p171, b4c1d2e5f1g4.
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g8.
War
First Boer War
from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Boer_War)
Death of a grandsonDaniël Johannes Theron
February 4, 1884
Citation details: Deel 2, p133, b4c1d2e2f2g7.
Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901

Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1901_in_So…

Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town. Source: Wikipedia

War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Boer_War)
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902

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

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

Economic Event
Gold discovered
September 1873
Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pilgrim%27s_…

Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field. Source: Wikipedia

Economic Event
Gold discovered
1881
Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamest…

In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area. Source: Wikipedia

Economic Event
Gold discovered
1886
Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precur…

Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all. Source: Wikipedia

Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904

Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1904_…

Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg. Source: Wikipedia

Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906

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

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

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

Death of a granddaughterHubregge Maria Theron
October 13, 1913
Citation details: Deel 2, p135, b4c1d2e2f2g11.
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I)