Johannes Gerhardus Jan Koch, 19011972 (aged 71 years)

Name
Johannes Gerhardus /Koch/
Given names
Johannes Gerhardus
Nickname
Jan
Surname
Koch
Nickname
Jan
Birth January 12, 1901 33 19

Source: LT GEDCOM
Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 20 days)

Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town. Source: Wikipedia
War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 1 year)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 0)

Note: 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 0)

Note: 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
Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 3 years)

Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherAndries Herklaas Koch
May 4, 1905 (aged 4 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 4 years)

Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohannes Petrus Jan Koch
September 29, 1907 (aged 6 years) Age: 73 years 4 months
Citation details: Death notice: Jan Petrus KOCH (1907), MOOC 6/9/583 #3231/1907, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-5YMH?mode=g&i=1151&cat=331262 : accessed 19 Feb 2017 image 1152/2202
Text:

at his residence

Citation details: Death registration: Johannes Petrus KOCH (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-95DK-93N4?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-CWT%3A139969701%2C140563101 : 20 August 2015), 1907 > image 202 of 251; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Death of a paternal grandmotherJohanna Andriëtta Teubes
November 28, 1907 (aged 6 years) Age: 75 years 10 months
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Andriëtta KOCH (1908), MOOC 6/9/588 #410/1908, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-5RF8?mode=g&i=1882&cat=331262 : accessed 19 Feb 2017 image 1883/2202
Citation details: Death registration Johanna Andriëtta TEUBES (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G5DK-9SRN?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-CWT%3A139969701%2C140563101 : 20 August 2015), 1907 > image 244 of 251; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 9 years)

Note: Union of South Africa established. Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 10 years)

Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherCasper Johannes Koch
November 10, 1917 (aged 16 years)

War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 17 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 16 years)

Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world. Source: Wikipedia
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 28 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 29 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 39 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 39 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 40 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 44 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherPetrus Daniel Piet Koch
June 2, 1956 (aged 55 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 60 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 60 years)

Note: South Africa becomes a republic. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a brotherMichiel Hendrik Koch
1966 (aged 64 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.

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 10, 1972 (aged 71 years)

Source: LT GEDCOM