Johanna Magdalena Matthee, 18031836 (aged 32 years)

Name
Johanna Magdalena /Matthee/
Given names
Johanna Magdalena
Surname
Matthee
Citation details: Baptism: Johannes Petrus KOCH (1834), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/ 3:1:3Q9M-CSK6-QQX5-Y?i=681&cat=959223 : accessed 8 July 2019
Citation details: Death notice: Jan Petrus KOCH (1907), MOOC 6/9/583 #3231/1907, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-5YMH?mode=g&i=1151&cat=331262 : accessed 19 Feb 2017 image 1152/2202

Parents of Johannes Petrus KOCH (1834-1907)

His death notice gives the following names:

  • Father: Johannes Wilhelm KOCH
  • Mother: Johanna Christina Magdalena KOCH

His baptism record gives (and these will be used):

  • Father: Fredrik Wilhelm KOCH
  • Mother: Johanna Magdalena MATTHEE
Name
Johanna Magdalena /Koch/
Type
married name
Birth
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Magdalena MATTHEE (1836), MOOC 6/9/8 #1427/1836, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-6H5V?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZD%3A1598082364 : 28 September 2018), 007844934 > image 1569 of 2202; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 8 July 2019
Text:

CAL 1804

Baptism August 28, 1803 44 38 (aged 0 days)

Citation details: Matthee, p504, b5c11.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 12 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 5 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

Town founded
The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
1812 (aged 8 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 14 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 16 years)

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

MarriageFredrik Wilhelm KochView this family
October 5, 1823 (aged 20 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Jan Petrus KOCH (1907), MOOC 6/9/583 #3231/1907, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-5YMH?mode=g&i=1151&cat=331262 : accessed 19 Feb 2017 image 1152/2202
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Magdalena MATTHEE (1836), MOOC 6/9/8 #1427/1836, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-6H5V?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZD%3A1598082364 : 28 September 2018), 007844934 > image 1569 of 2202; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 8 July 2019
Citation details: Koch, p363, a5b2.
Citation details: Marriage: Fredrik Wilhelmus KOCH and Johanna Magdalena MATTHEE (1823), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSK6-796K-5?i=719&cat=959223 : accessed 9 July 2019
Citation details: Matthee, p504, b5c11.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 21 years)

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 fatherMichiel Matthee
March 22, 1835 (aged 31 years)
Citation details: Matthee, p503, b5.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 31 years)

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

Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

Death March 1836 Age: 32 years
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Magdalena MATTHEE (1836), MOOC 6/9/8 #1427/1836, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-6H5V?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZD%3A1598082364 : 28 September 2018), 007844934 > image 1569 of 2202; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 8 July 2019