John George Delport, 18961949 (aged 52 years)

John George DELPORT (c. 1936)
Name
John George /Delport/
Given names
John George
Surname
Delport
Birth
Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jurgens DELPORT (1925), VAB MHG #18232/1925, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LW-56J7?cat=195564 : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Citation details: Baptism: John George DELPORT (1896), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9GM-XN6P?cc=1910846&wc=39ZN-RMG%3A183083201%2C183162501%2C1301773801 : 4 November 2016), Free State > Ladybrand > Christenings 1896-1897 > image 4 of 31; Dutch Reformed Church Synod Centre, Bloemfontein : accessed 30 Apr 2020
Baptism
Citation details: Baptism: John George DELPORT (1896), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9GM-XN6P?cc=1910846&wc=39ZN-RMG%3A183083201%2C183162501%2C1301773801 : 4 November 2016), Free State > Ladybrand > Christenings 1896-1897 > image 4 of 31; Dutch Reformed Church Synod Centre, Bloemfontein : accessed 30 Apr 2020
Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 4 years)
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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town.
War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 5 years)
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Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 5 years)
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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.
Historical Event
Orange Free State
from 1854 to 1902 (aged 5 years)
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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.
Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 7 years)
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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg.
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 9 years)
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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa.
Death of a maternal grandfather
Citation details: Death notice: John George BERRY (1908), VAB MHG #B3611, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-X399-269?i=300&cat=195564 : accessed 29 Jan 2020
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 13 years)
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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 15 years)
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Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban.
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 22 years)
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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 21 years)
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Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world.
Prime minister
Louis Botha
from May 31, 1910 to August 27, 1919 (aged 23 years)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 27 years)
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Death of a father
Citation details: Death notice: Gert Christiaan Jurgens DELPORT (1925), VAB MHG #18232/1925, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9LW-56J7?cat=195564 : accessed 14 Oct 2018
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 33 years)
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Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century.
Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 43 years)
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Marriage of a parent
Citation details: Death notice: Clementina Letitia Johanna BERRY (1950), 7/51/222 regd 6/1/51, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-XXDS-CQR?cc=1407787&wc=Q8W9-9LJ%3A1058033201%2C1058040801 : 16 February 2017), 1951 > 7 > image 2 of 28; Master of the Free State High Court, Bloemfontein : accessed 2 Feb 2020
War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 49 years)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (aged 51 years)
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Prime minister
Daniel Francois Malan
from June 4, 1948 to November 30, 1954 (on the date of death)
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Death
August 4, 1949 Age: 52 years
Burial
Family with parents
father
18711925
Birth: calculated September 1871 57 44 Ladybrand, Free State, South Africa
Death: October 19, 1925Senekal, Free State, South Africa
mother
18751950
Birth: May 7, 1875 40 30 Komga, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: December 15, 1950Fouriesburg, Free State, South Africa
elder brother
1895
Birth: August 20, 1895 23 20
1 year
himself
John George DELPORT (c. 1936)
18961949
Birth: August 18, 1896 24 21
Death: August 4, 1949
14 months
younger sister
1897
Birth: October 4, 1897 26 22
younger sister
Private
younger brother
19051968
Birth: December 20, 1905 34 30
Death: March 9, 1968Lady Grey, Eastern Cape, South Africa
5 years
younger brother
19111997
Birth: January 2, 1911 39 35
Death: March 27, 1997
Mother’s family with David Benjamin Venter
stepfather
mother
18751950
Birth: May 7, 1875 40 30 Komga, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: December 15, 1950Fouriesburg, Free State, South Africa
Marriage Marriageafter May 9, 1942Koppies, Free State, South Africa
Family with Private
himself
John George DELPORT (c. 1936)
18961949
Birth: August 18, 1896 24 21
Death: August 4, 1949
wife
Private
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