Rachel Maria Jacoba Theron, 18341854 (aged 20 years)

Name
Rachel Maria Jacoba /Theron/
Given names
Rachel Maria Jacoba
Surname
Theron
Name
Rachel Maria Jacoba /van den Berg/
Type
married name
Birth March 28, 1834 34 27
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f5.
Citation details: Baptism: Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1834), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-Y22N?i=535&cat=959223 : accessed 11 Oct 2020
Citation details: Death notice: Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1854), MOOC 6/9/68 #2874, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CSSX-D?mode=g&i=830&cat=331262 image 831/2120 : accessed 12 Mar 2017
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CAL 07 APR 1833

Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1834-1854)

Age at death on death notice gives 7 APR 1833 instead of date of birth on baptism record 28 MAR 1834.

Baptism May 4, 1834 34 27 (aged 1 month)
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f5.
Citation details: Baptism: Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1834), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-Y22N?i=535&cat=959223 : accessed 11 Oct 2020
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 0)

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 grandfatherPieter Carel Theron
August 23, 1841 (aged 7 years) Age: 70 years 2 months 22 days
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Carel THERON (1841), MOOC 6/9/24 #5133, http://www.eggsa.org/documents/main.php?g2_itemId=991163 : accessed 23 Oct 2015
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At what house or where the person died: On the Farm Rietvley voor-Snowbereg belonging to his son Peter Andries Theron

Death of a fatherPieter Andreas Theron
May 17, 1843 (aged 9 years) Age: 43 years 8 months 17 days
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1e1.
Text:

op sy plaas Rietvley geleë in die veldkornetskap voor Sneeuwberg, afdeling Graaff-Reinet

Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Andries THERON (1843), MOOC 6/9/30 #6170, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-6YG7?mode=g&i=77&cat=331262 image 78/2225 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 9 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1844_in_South_Africa)
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 67 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 67 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

Death November 17, 1854 (aged 20 years) Age: 21 years 7 months 10 days
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f5.
Citation details: Death notice: Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1854), MOOC 6/9/68 #2874, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CSSX-D?mode=g&i=830&cat=331262 image 831/2120 : accessed 12 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Dies 1m 10d after her daughter is born