Nita Estelle Cloete, 19181976 (aged 58 years)

Name
Nita Estelle /Cloete/
Name
Nita Estelle /Watermeyer/
Type
married name
Birth January 22, 1918 45 45
Source: LT GEDCOM
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 9 months)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 0)

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
Death of a paternal grandfatherCornelius Willem Petrus Lang Kerneels Cloete
October 23, 1929 (aged 11 years)
Cause: diabetes, senility
Citation details: Death registration Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-22056-65711-89?cc=1779109 : accessed 28 September 2015), 1929 > Barkly East > image 96 of 111; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: October 28, 1929
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1929), MOOC 6/9/3624 #24488/1929, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-HSR1-J?i=891&cat=331262 : accessed 18 Feb 2017, image 892/1527
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 11 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 brotherJannie Cloete
before 1933 (aged 14 years) Age: ~15

Cause: Het aan sy hart gely
Note: Op 'n jong leeftyd oorlede.
Death of a fatherWillem Jacobus Cloete
November 1, 1937 (aged 19 years) Age: 65 years 4 months 25 days
Cause: haemorrhage of the brain and shock as the result of a motor car accident on the night of the 30/10/37
Citation details: Death registration Willem Jacobus CLOETE: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-179887-91?cc=1779109 : accessed 17 October 2015), 1937 > Barkly East > image 91 of 200; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: November 1, 1937
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Jacobus CLOETE (1937), MOOC 6/9/4997 #56972/1937, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91Q-93F5-Z?i=584&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017 image 585/1542
War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 27 years)

Note: Source: Wikipedia
Death of a daughterJulia Watermeyer
1947 (aged 28 years) Age: days

Source: LT GEDCOM
Death of a motherCornelia Susanna Nellie Wessels
July 24, 1956 (aged 38 years) Age: 83
Citation details: Death registration Cornelia Susanna CLOETE: "Zimbabwe, Death notices, 1904-1976," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-14684-73600-57?cc=1838530&wc=M6DX-YM9:164471201,164570701 : accessed 30 Oct 2014), Umtali > Death notices 1956, Vol. 153 > image 226 of 424; citing National Archives, Harare.
Text:

Umtali, Southern Rhodesia, Rhodesia

Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 43 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 43 years)

Note: South Africa becomes a republic. Source: Wikipedia
Death of a half-brotherCornelius Willem Petrus Corneels Cloete
February 26, 1967 (aged 49 years)
Citation details: Gravestone: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1899-1967), Barkly East
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Burial of a half-brotherCornelius Willem Petrus Corneels Cloete
March 1, 1967 (aged 49 years)
Citation details: Memoriam: Cornelius Willem Petrus CLOETE (1967), 3 March 1967
Death November 12, 1976 (aged 58 years)
Citation details: Watermeyer, p37, b13c7d5.
Citation details: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKZQ-RVZK : 2 May 2016), Nita Estella Watermeyer, 12 Nov 1976; citing Death, Salisbury, Zimbabwe, National Archives, Harare; FHL microfilm 1,207,277 : accessed 10 Dec 2016
Text:

Salisbury, Rhodesia