Agatha Cornelia du Toit, 18161876 (aged 60 years)

Name
Agatha Cornelia /du Toit/
Given names
Agatha Cornelia
Surname
du Toit
Name
Agatha Cornelia /Joubert/
Type
married name
Birth August 31, 1816 27 22
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CAL 1818

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Baptism December 8, 1816 27 22 (aged 3 months)
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Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 1 year)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 3 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

Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 8 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

Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 18 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 of a paternal grandfatherJohannes Jacobus du Toit
June 4, 1843 (aged 26 years)
Citation details: Vol 1, p47, #800, b5c4d3.
Death of a maternal grandmotherAnna Susanna Marais
about 1843 (aged 26 years)

Citation details: Vol 1, p197, #4608, b5c7d6.
MarriageDaniel Francois JoubertView this family
January 15, 1844 (aged 27 years)
Citation details: Joubert, p153, b5c7d1e10.
Citation details: Vol 1, p96, #1948, b5c7d1e10.
Citation details: Marriage: Daniel Francois JOUBERT and Agata Cornelia DU TOIT (1844), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-W4ZG?i=596&cat=244034 : accessed 20 Apr 2020
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 27 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Death of a motherAnna Magdalena Haasbroek
April 12, 1858 (aged 41 years)
Citation details: Vol 1, p48, #805, b5c4d3[e4].
Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 42 years)

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

War
American Civil War
from April 1861 to May 1865 (aged 48 years)

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

Death of a husbandDaniel Francois Joubert
December 10, 1871 (aged 55 years)
Citation details: Joubert, p153, b5c7d1e10.
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Graaff-Reinet

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Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 85 years)

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 (aged 85 years)

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
Economic depression
1865 (aged 48 years)
Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1865_in_South_Africa)
Economic Event
Diamonds discovered
1867 (aged 50 years)
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

Economic Event
Gold discovered
September 1873 (aged 57 years)
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

Death of a fatherWillem Jacobus du Toit

Death September 18, 1876 (aged 60 years) Age: 58 years
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Citation details: Vol 1, p96, #1948, b5c7d1e10.