Izak Delport, 1757

Name
Izak /Delport/
Given names
Izak
Surname
Delport
Baptism
October 30, 1757 44 (aged 0 days)
Citation details: Delport, p54, b6c9.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 23 years)
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Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English.
Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 22 years)
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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony.
War
French troops depart the Cape
1784 (aged 26 years)
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Note: Consequence of signing the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783).
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 41 years)
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Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 37 years)
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Note: The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of the Dutch East India Company and established an independent government at Graaff Reinet. 18 June - Swellendam follows Graaff Reinet and declares a republic under Hermanus Steyn. The Netherlands is invaded by the French under the leadership of Napoléon Bonaparte. A republic is declared by Dutch revolutionaires and the Prince of Orange flees to England. 16 September – British forces under General Sir James Henry Craig seizes the Cape Colony for the Stadtholder Prince William V of Orange. The republics of Graaff Reinet and Swellendam reject the British and the British army is sent in. The start of free trade was announced.
Historical Event
The Cape becomes a British Colony
March 5, 1797 (aged 39 years)
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War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 58 years)
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Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 51 years)
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Note: A severe drought occurs in the eastern frontier region.
Town founded
The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
1812 (aged 54 years)
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Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 60 years)
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Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 62 years)
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Note: 17 March - The first British settlers arrived in Table Bay, Cape Town on the Nautilus and the Chapman. 1 May - The Albury reaches Cape Town bringing settlers to Albany, South Africa. They arrive in Algoa Bay on 15 May. 2 May - La Belle Alliance reached Cape Town. She brought British settlers to Algoa Bay. 4000 British settlers started arriving in Algoa Bay (Port Elizabeth), they settled in Grahamstown and along the frontier.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 67 years)
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Note: Rix dollar (Dutch: Rijsksdaalder) is converted into the British sterling.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 77 years)
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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony.
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 86 years)
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Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 101 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 107 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.
Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 144 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 144 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
Economic depression
1865 (aged 107 years)
South Africa
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Economic Event
Diamonds discovered
1867 (aged 109 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.
Economic Event
Gold discovered
September 1873 (aged 115 years)
Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumulanga, South Africa
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field.
Family with parents
father
mother
Marriage MarriageJune 13, 1734
11 months
sister
2 years
brother
2 years
brother
3 years
brother
17421744
Baptism: April 8, 1742 28
Death: before 1744
2 years
brother
3 years
brother
4 years
sister
4 years
brother
4 years
himself

Descendants of Izak Delport

  1. Generation 1
    1. Izak Delport, son of Jacobus Delport and Susanna Maree, was baptized on October 30, 1757.

Ancestors of Izak Delport

  1. Generation 1
    1. Izak Delport, son of Jacobus Delport and Susanna Maree, was baptized on October 30, 1757.

  2. Generation 2 back to top
      2 of 2 individuals (100% complete).
    1. Jacobus Delport, son of Jacque Delporte and Sara Vitout.

    2. Susanna Maree, daughter of Ignace Maree and Susanna van Vuuren, was baptized on October 8, 1713.

  3. Generation 3 back to top
      4 of 4 individuals (100% complete).
    1. Jacque Delporte was born in Rijswijk, South Holland, Netherlands and died on December 9, 1739.

    2. Sara Vitout. She died in 1724.

    3. Susanna van Vuuren, daughter of Gerrit van Veuren and Susanna Jacobs.

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