Johannes Marthinus Furstenburg, 1827

Name
Johannes Marthinus /Furstenburg/
Given names
Johannes Marthinus
Surname
Furstenburg
Birth
Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c6.
Baptism
January 20, 1828 38 (aged 3 months)
Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c6.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 7 years)
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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony.
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 16 years)
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Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 31 years)
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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza.
War
American Civil War
from April 1861 to May 1865 (aged 37 years)
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Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War.
Economic Event
Economic depression
1865 (aged 37 years)
South Africa
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Economic Event
Diamonds discovered
1867 (aged 39 years)
Hopetown, Northern Cape, South Africa
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Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution.
Death of a brother
Citation details: Furstenburg, p388, b2c2.
War
First Boer War
from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (aged 53 years)
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Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 74 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 74 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.
Economic Event
Gold discovered
September 1873 (aged 45 years)
Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumulanga, South Africa
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field.
Economic Event
Gold discovered
1881 (aged 53 years)
Barberton, Mpumulanga, South Africa
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Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area.
Economic Event
Gold discovered
1886 (aged 58 years)
Langlaagte, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all.
Death of a brother
Citation details: Furstenburg, p385, b2c1.
Death of a sister
Citation details: Furstenburg, p390, b2c5.
Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 73 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 74 years)
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Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 76 years)
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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg.
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 78 years)
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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa.
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 82 years)
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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 84 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 91 years)
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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 90 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 91 years)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 96 years)
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Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 101 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 111 years)
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War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 117 years)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (aged 120 years)
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Family with parents
father
mother
Marriage MarriageAugust 6, 1815Paarl, Western Cape, South Africa
17 months
elder brother
18161897
Birth: about 1816 26
Death: June 23, 1897Dist. Vredefort, Free State, South Africa
23 months
elder brother
23 months
elder brother
1819
Birth: October 5, 1819 30
22 months
elder brother
1821
Birth: July 31, 1821 32
4 years
elder sister
18251898
Birth: June 23, 1825 35
Death: July 30, 1898Dist. Uniondale, Western Cape, South Africa
2 years
himself

Descendants of Johannes Marthinus Furstenburg

  1. Generation 1
    1. Johannes Marthinus Furstenburg, son of Johan Pieter Fürstenburg and Anna Margaretha Roos, was born on October 17, 1827.

Ancestors of Johannes Marthinus Furstenburg

  1. Generation 1
    1. Johannes Marthinus Furstenburg, son of Johan Pieter Fürstenburg and Anna Margaretha Roos, was born on October 17, 1827.

  2. Generation 2 back to top
      2 of 2 individuals (100% complete).
    1. Johan Pieter Fürstenburg, son of Johan Pieter Fürstenberg and Anna Elizabeth Hammes, was baptized on July 19, 1789.

  3. Generation 3 back to top
      2 of 4 individuals (50% complete).
    1. Johan Pieter Fürstenberg was born calculated 1753 and died on September 1, 1797 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa.

    2. Anna Elizabeth Hammes, daughter of Pieter Casper Hammes and Maria Magdalena Delport.

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