Johannes Theodorus Jan Ferreira, 18111879 (aged 68 years)

Name
Johannes Theodorus /Ferreira/
Given names
Johannes Theodorus
Surname
Ferreira
Nickname
Jan
Birth July 2, 1811 24
Citation details: Ferreira, p288, b6c10d3.
Text:

Ruiterbos

Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Theodorus FERREIRA (1879), MOOC 6/9/170 #7074, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-GS4V-G?i=82&cat=331262 image 83/2130 : accessed 3 March 2017
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 4 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleonic_Wars)
Town founded
The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
1812 (aged 0)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1812_in_South_Africa)
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 7 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1818_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 8 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 13 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

MarriagePetronella Dorothea Maria TerblansView this family
October 2, 1830 (aged 19 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Petronella Dorothea Johanna FERREIRA (1894), MOOC 6/9/326 #576, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-HS8L-D?i=1888&cat=331262 image 1889/2021 : accessed 3 March 2017
Citation details: Ferreira, p288, b6c10d3.
Citation details: Terblanche, p62, b4c1d5e5.
Death of a wifePetronella Dorothea Maria Terblans
before February 1833 (aged 21 years)

Citation details: Terblanche, p62, b4c1d5e5.
MarriageHendrika Petronella BarnardView this family
December 26, 1833 (aged 22 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Andries Hercules FERREIRA (1897), MOOC 6/9/365 #1534, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-4SPV-H?mode=g&i=41&cat=331262 image 42/2117 : accessed 2 March 2017
Citation details: Ferreira, p288, b6c10d3.
Text:

22 DEC 1833

Citation details: Marriage: Theodorus Fredrick FERREIRA and Hendrika BARNARD (1833), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSX8-1SH9-R?cat=959223 : accessed 9 Jan 2020
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Citation details: Barnard, p140, b2c4d5e6.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 23 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 32 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Birth of a grandsonJohannes Theodorus Gerhardus Ferreira
December 12, 1852 (aged 41 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus FERREIRA (1853) (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-6RQ4-CP?cc=1392488&wc=M64C-JTP%3A13850901%2C13850902%2C22112201%2C22112202 : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape > Mosselbaai > image 109 of 267; The Dutch Reformed Church Archives, Stellenbosch, Cape Town : accessed 2 March 2017
Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Gerhardus FERREIRA (1930), MOOC 6/9/3785 #27993/1930, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HS3N-7?mode=g&i=290&cat=331262 image 291/1314 : accessed 21 Feb 2017
Citation details: cf b4c4d1
Marriage of a childAndries Hercules FerreiraGeziena Johanna KeyterView this family
before 1853 (aged 41 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Andries Hercules FERREIRA (1897), MOOC 6/9/365 #1534, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-4SPV-H?mode=g&i=41&cat=331262 image 42/2117 : accessed 2 March 2017
Citation details: Baptism: Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus FERREIRA (1853) (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-6RQ4-CP?cc=1392488&wc=M64C-JTP%3A13850901%2C13850902%2C22112201%2C22112202 : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape > Mosselbaai > image 109 of 267; The Dutch Reformed Church Archives, Stellenbosch, Cape Town : accessed 2 March 2017
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Theodorus Gerhardus Ferreira
February 20, 1853 (aged 41 years)
Citation details: Baptism: Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus FERREIRA (1853) (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-6RQ4-CP?cc=1392488&wc=M64C-JTP%3A13850901%2C13850902%2C22112201%2C22112202 : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape > Mosselbaai > image 109 of 267; The Dutch Reformed Church Archives, Stellenbosch, Cape Town : accessed 2 March 2017
Text:

Gedoopt te Aliwal 20 february 1853

Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Baptism: Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus FERREIRA (1853), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSF3-VZN6?i=137&cat=1156504 : accessed 30 Jan 2019
Marriage of a childAndries Hercules FerreiraSalomena Cornelia TerblansView this family
after September 22, 1853 (aged 42 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Andries Hercules FERREIRA (1897), MOOC 6/9/365 #1534, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-4SPV-H?mode=g&i=41&cat=331262 image 42/2117 : accessed 2 March 2017
Citation details: Terblanche, p71, b4c5d4e10.
Marriage of a childWillem Adriaan LandmanPetronella Dorothea Johanna FerreiraView this family
September 28, 1857 (aged 46 years)
Citation details: Marriage: Willem Adriaan LANDMAN and Petronella Dorothea Johanna FERREIRA (1857), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-4DQT?cc=2821281 : 19 June 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 11 Oct 2020
Citation details: Death notice: Petronella Dorothea Johanna FERREIRA (1894), MOOC 6/9/326 #576, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-HS8L-D?i=1888&cat=331262 image 1889/2021 : accessed 3 March 2017
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Adriaan LANDMAN (1912), MOOC 6/9/701 #2859, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-Q95Y-4?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8R%3A1598092325 : 1 October 2018), 007844984 > image 749 of 1377; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 21 Apr 2020
Citation details: Ferreira, p288, b6c10d3e2.
Text:

x George 28.9.1847

Quality of data: questionable evidence
Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 47 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 53 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

Marriage of a grandsonJohannes Theodorus Gerhardus FerreiraAnna Magdalena Egberta GerickeView this family
September 29, 1873 (aged 62 years) Husband: 21 years Wife: 20 years
Citation details: cf b4c4d1
Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Gerhardus FERREIRA (1930), MOOC 6/9/3785 #27993/1930, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HS3N-7?mode=g&i=290&cat=331262 image 291/1314 : accessed 21 Feb 2017
Citation details: Marriage: Johannes Theodorus Gerhardus FERREIRA and Anna Magdalena Egbertha GERICKE (1873), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-83ZH-7?i=440&cat=959223 : accessed 30 Jan 2019
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 90 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 90 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 53 years)
Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1865_in_South_Africa)
Economic Event
Diamonds discovered
1867 (aged 55 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 62 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 fatherAndries Hercules Ferreira

Death July 28, 1879 (aged 68 years) Age: 68 years 4 months
Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Theodorus FERREIRA (1879), MOOC 6/9/170 #7074, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-GS4V-G?i=82&cat=331262 image 83/2130 : accessed 3 March 2017