Anna Sophia van Heerden, 17701795 (aged 24 years)

Name
Anna Sophia /van Heerden/
Given names
Anna Sophia
Surname
van Heerden
Name
Anna Sophia /Pienaar/
Type
married name
Baptism September 9, 1770 34 28 (aged 0 days)

Citation details: Pienaar, p43, b2c5d7.
Citation details: van Heerden, p238, b1c4d7.
Death of a motherAnna Sophia van der Merwe
1770 (aged 0)

Citation details: van Heerden, p237, b1c4.
Marriage of a parentHendrik van HeerdenAnna LateganView this family
January 6, 1771 (aged 3 months)

Citation details: van Heerden, p237, b1c4.
Historical Event
Americans declare independece
July 1776 (aged 5 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_United_States_(1776%E2%80%9389))
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 10 years)

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 (aged 9 years)

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

War
French troops depart the Cape
1784 (aged 13 years)

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

MarriageBarend PienaarView this family
May 3, 1789 (aged 18 years)
Citation details: Pienaar, p43, b2c5d7.
Citation details: p46, no 3.
Text:

1789, den 3 Maij Barend Pienaar van Cabo de Goede Hoop, weduwenaar burger aan Stellenbosch Met Anna Sophia van Heerden van Cabo voornt:, jonge dogter

Citation details: van Heerden, p238, b1c4d7.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 28 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution)
Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 24 years)

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

Death of a fatherHendrik van Heerden

Death about 1795 (aged 24 years)

Citation details: Pienaar, p43, b2c5d7.