Andries Bartholomeus Burger, 18311894 (aged 62 years)

Name
Andries Bartholomeus /Burger/
Given names
Andries Bartholomeus
Surname
Burger
Birth November 15, 1831 40 28

Citation details: Burger, p500, b2c1d1e9f6.
Baptism April 8, 1832 40 28 (aged 4 months)
Citation details: Burger, p500, b2c1d1e9f6.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 3 years)

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

Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony. Source: Wikipedia

Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 12 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Death of a maternal grandmotherRachel Maria Dippenaar
July 6, 1857 (aged 25 years) Age: 75 years 5 months
Address: Rietvlei, Voor-Sneeuberg, Graaff-Reinet
Citation details: p347, b5c3.
Citation details: Death notice: Rachel Maria DIPPENAAR (1857), MOOC 6/9/79 #4569/1857, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CSCV-M?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZX%3A1598082377 : 28 September 2018), 007844939 > image 543 of 2166; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2018
Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 27 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 33 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

MarriageElsje Sophia Jacoba SmitView this family
before 1870 (aged 38 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Andries Bartholomeus BURGER (1894), MOOC 6/9/333 #2427, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-7SPM-2?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2000 : accessed 2 March 2017
Citation details: Smit, p442, a4b6c10d5e1f6.
Death of a wifeElsje Sophia Jacoba Smit
February 10, 1871 (aged 39 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Andries Bartholomeus BURGER (1894), MOOC 6/9/333 #2427, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-7SPM-2?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2000 : accessed 2 March 2017
MarriageAletta Catharina Jacoba TheronView this family
about 1872 (aged 40 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Andries Bartholomeus BURGER (1894), MOOC 6/9/333 #2427, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-7SPM-2?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2000 : accessed 2 March 2017
Death of a wifeAletta Catharina Jacoba Theron
June 11, 1872 (aged 40 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Andries Bartholomeus BURGER (1894), MOOC 6/9/333 #2427, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-7SPM-2?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2000 : accessed 2 March 2017
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MarriageHendrina Frederika EnslinView this family
after 1872 (aged 40 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Andries Bartholomeus BURGER (1894), MOOC 6/9/333 #2427, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-7SPM-2?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2000 : accessed 2 March 2017
Citation details: Death notice: Caroline Hendrika BURGER (1947), MOOC 6/9/14093 #3381/1947, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91C-6SLP-Y?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S76%3A1598072302 : 28 September 2018), 007739215 > image 708 of 1500; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2018
Text:

Moeder: Caroline Hendrika Burger

Quality of data: questionable evidence
War
First Boer War
from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (aged 49 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Boer_War)
Marriage of a childPieter Carel TheronCarolina Hendrika BurgerView this family
November 16, 1892 (aged 61 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f5g5.
Citation details: Death notice: Andries Bartholomeus BURGER (1894), MOOC 6/9/333 #2427, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-7SPM-2?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2000 : accessed 2 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Caroline Hendrika BURGER (1947), MOOC 6/9/14093 #3381/1947, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91C-6SLP-Y?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S76%3A1598072302 : 28 September 2018), 007739215 > image 708 of 1500; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2018
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 70 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 70 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 33 years)
Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1865_in_South_Africa)
Economic Event
Diamonds discovered
1867 (aged 35 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 41 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

Economic Event
Gold discovered
1881 (aged 49 years)
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 (aged 54 years)
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

Death of a fatherJacobus Petrus Alwyn Burger

Death of a motherAnna Maria Burger

Number of childrenAletta Catharina Jacoba TheronView this family
0

Citation details: Death notice: Andries Bartholomeus BURGER (1894), MOOC 6/9/333 #2427, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-7SPM-2?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2000 : accessed 2 March 2017
Death October 20, 1894 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Andries Bartholomeus BURGER (1894), MOOC 6/9/333 #2427, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-7SPM-2?mode=g&i=1812&cat=331262 image 1813/2000 : accessed 2 March 2017