Martinus Gericke Jeppe Koch, 19211998 (aged 76 years)

Name
Martinus Gericke /Koch/
Given names
Martinus Gericke
Surname
Koch
Nickname
Jeppe
Birth June 25, 1921 53 39
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDZ3-GP6 : 27 December 2014), Martinus Gericke Koch and Maria Magdalena Van Staden, 09 Feb 1954; citing Durban, Natal, South Africa; 02812; National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria; 1,938,635 : accessed 17 Jul 2016
Text:

Ouderdom: 32 Gebore 25.6.1921

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDZS-X7Y : 27 December 2014), Martinus Gericke Koch and Susanna Catharina Van Der Merwe, 16 Feb 1948; citing Durban, Natal, South Africa; 01770; National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria; 1,938,593 : accessed 16 Jul 2016
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Geboorteland provinsie plek: Oudsthoorn, Kaapprovinsie

Citation details: Martinus Gericje KOCH, K012/K18
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 8 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohannes Theodorus Gerhardus Ferreira
between September 23, 1930 and September 24, 1930 (aged 9 years) Age: 78 years
Address: Hospital, George
Cause: acute lobar pneumonia
Citation details: Death registration Johan Gerhardus FERREIRA: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22084-11393-20?cc=1779109 : accessed 6 October 2015), 1930 > George > image 313 of 415; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: September 24, 1930
Text:

23 Sep 1930

Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: cf b4c4d1
Text:

24 Sep 1930

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
Date of entry in original source: October 8, 1930
Text:

24 Sep 1930

Death of a motherJacoba Egberta Ferreira
March 14, 1940 (aged 18 years)
Citation details: Death registration Jacoba Egberta FERREIRA: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-172310-19?cc=1779109 : accessed 25 September 2015), 1940 > Beaufort West > image 82 of 381; National Archives, Pretoria
Date of entry in original source: March 15, 1940
Text:

Carcinoma of the spine

Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Burial: Jacoba Egberta KOCH (1940), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-YKXG?i=98&cat=1152816 : accessed 9 Jan 2020
Burial of a motherJacoba Egberta Ferreira
March 15, 1940 (aged 18 years)
Address: Old cemetery, Corner of Blyth and Van Wyk Street, Beaufort West
Citation details: Burial: Jacoba Egberta KOCH (1940), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-YKXG?i=98&cat=1152816 : accessed 9 Jan 2020
Death of a fatherMichiel Hendrik Koch
August 12, 1941 (aged 20 years) Age: 73 years
Citation details: Death registration Michael Hendrik KOCH: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-9718-39131-91?cc=1779109 : accessed 25 September 2015), 1941 > Worcester > image 468 of 790; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: August 12, 1941
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Gravestone: MH KOCH (1868-1941), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1173673 : accessed 25 Sep 2015
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Source: LT GEDCOM
War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 24 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Death of a wifeSusanna Catharina Sannie van der Merwe
before 1954 (aged 32 years)

Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDZ3-GP6 : 27 December 2014), Martinus Gericke Koch and Maria Magdalena Van Staden, 09 Feb 1954; citing Durban, Natal, South Africa; 02812; National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria; 1,938,635 : accessed 17 Jul 2016
Text:

Persoonlike staat: Wewenaar

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: Jeppe, her husband, is stated to be a widower in his second marriage record.
Death of a brotherPetrus Daniel Piet Koch
June 2, 1956 (aged 34 years) Age: 40 years 10 months
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Daniël KOCH (1956), VAB 721/56 No. D 18/4/57, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-998H-B7QB?i=314 : accessed 6 Dec 2018
Text:

Sterfplek: In motorkar op pad van Paul Roux na Senekal O.V.S. 12 myl uit Paul Roux.

Source: LT GEDCOM
Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 39 years)
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand. Source: Wikipedia
Historical Event
Republic of South Africa
May 31, 1961 (aged 39 years)

Note: South Africa becomes a republic. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherMichiel Hendrik Koch
1966 (aged 44 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Death notice: Machiel Hendrik KOCH (1966), TAB MHG #9212/66 : accessed 10 Oct 2020
Text:

KOCH, MACHIEL HENDRIK. PREDECEASED SPOUSE MARY ELENA LOUISA KOCH. SURVIVING SPOUSE ELZIE JACOBA KOCH.

Death of a brotherJohannes Gerhardus Jan Koch
April 10, 1972 (aged 50 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a sisterAnna Magdalena Egbertha Koch
September 28, 1972 (aged 51 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a sisterJacoba Egberta Bertie Koch
January 1976 (aged 54 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a brotherBurgher Ferreira Koch
November 1976 (aged 55 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a brotherFrederick Wilhelm Frik Koch
October 17, 1977 (aged 56 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a brotherAndries Christian David Dries Koch
February 5, 1982 (aged 60 years)

Citation details: Gravestone: Andries C.D. KOCH (1918-1982), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3021085 : accessed 14 Oct 2015
Occupation
police officer
before 1984 (aged 62 years)

Citation details: Martinus Gericje KOCH, K012/K18
Residence before 1984 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Martinus Gericje KOCH, K012/K18
Death of a brotherEbenhaezer Eben Koch
October 11, 1989 (aged 68 years)

Citation details: Ebenhaezer KOCH (1924-1989)
Cremation of a brotherEbenhaezer Eben Koch
October 16, 1989 (aged 68 years)

Citation details: Ebenhaezer KOCH (1924-1989)
Historical Event
Nelson Mandela released from prison
February 11, 1990 (aged 68 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Historical Event
First General Elections
April 27, 1994 (aged 72 years)
Note: Source: Wikipedia
Burial of a fatherMichiel Hendrik Koch

Address: Ou NG Kerk begraafplaas, De Doorns
Citation details: Gravestone: MH KOCH (1868-1941), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1173673 : accessed 25 Sep 2015
Death April 6, 1998 (aged 76 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM