Barend Stephanus van der Merwe, 19111969 (aged 57 years)

Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1911-, c. 1920)
Name
Barend Stephanus /van der Merwe/
Given names
Barend Stephanus
Surname
van der Merwe
Birth
May 28, 1911 45 46
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1911

Citation details: Gravestone: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1911-1969), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1121112 : accessed 30 Dec 2021
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 0)
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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 7 years)
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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 6 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 8 years)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 13 years)
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Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 18 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.
Death of a father
Citation details: Gravestone: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1936) and Maria Susanna Catharina VAN DER MERWE (1947), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1121109 : accessed 5 July 2019
Citation details: Death registration: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1936), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-95F7-92BK?cc=1779109&wc=Q81G-8GR%3A139966401%2C139965702 : 3 December 2019), 1936 > Cradock > image 269 of 418; National Archives, Pretoria : accessed 9 Jan 2020
Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 28 years)
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War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 34 years)
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Death of a mother
Citation details: Gravestone: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1936) and Maria Susanna Catharina VAN DER MERWE (1947), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1121109 : accessed 5 July 2019
Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (aged 37 years)
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Prime minister
Daniel Francois Malan
from June 4, 1948 to November 30, 1954 (aged 43 years)
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Prime minister
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom
from November 30, 1954 to August 24, 1958 (aged 47 years)
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Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 49 years)
South Africa
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Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand.
Historical Event
Republic of South Africa
May 31, 1961 (aged 50 years)
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Note: South Africa becomes a republic.
Prime minister
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd
from September 2, 1958 to September 6, 1966 (aged 55 years)
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Prime minister
Balthazar Johannes Vorster
from September 13, 1966 to October 2, 1978 (on the date of death)
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Burial of a mother
Citation details: Gravestone: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1936) and Maria Susanna Catharina VAN DER MERWE (1947), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1121109 : accessed 5 July 2019
Death
March 23, 1969 (aged 57 years)
Citation details: Gravestone: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1911-1969), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1121112 : accessed 30 Dec 2021
Burial
Address: Municipal cemetery, Deary Avenue, Cradock
Citation details: Gravestone: Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1911-1969), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=1121112 : accessed 30 Dec 2021
Family with parents
father
Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1866-1936, c. 1920)
18661936
Birth: March 15, 1866 33 28
Death: July 31, 1936Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa
mother
elder sister
Aletta Johanna VAN DER MERWE (1889-, c. 1920)
1889
Birth: December 13, 1889 23 25
22 months
elder brother
1891
Birth: October 2, 1891 25 27
19 months
elder brother
Roelof Anthonie VAN DER MERWE (1893-, c.1920)
1893
Birth: April 25, 1893 27 28
elder sister
Private
himself
Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1911-, c. 1920)
19111969
Birth: May 28, 1911 45 46
Death: March 23, 1969

Descendants of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe

  1. Generation 1
    1. Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1911-, c. 1920)

      Barend Stephanus van der Merwe, son of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe and Maria Susanna Catharina Bosch, was born on May 28, 1911 and died on March 23, 1969 at the age of 57.

Ancestors of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe

  1. Generation 1
    1. Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1911-, c. 1920)

      Barend Stephanus van der Merwe, son of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe and Maria Susanna Catharina Bosch, was born on May 28, 1911 and died on March 23, 1969 at the age of 57.

  2. Generation 2 back to top
      2 of 2 individuals (100% complete).
    1. Barend Stephanus VAN DER MERWE (1866-1936, c. 1920)

      Barend Stephanus van der Merwe, son of Barend Stephanus van der Merwe and Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, was born on March 15, 1866 and died on July 31, 1936 in Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa at the age of 70.

    2. Maria Susanna Catharina BOSCH (1864-1947, c. 1920)

      Maria Susanna Catharina Bosch, daughter of Roelof Anthony Bosch and Aletta Johanna Hayter, was born on June 12, 1864 and died on December 28, 1947 at the age of 83.

  3. Generation 3 back to top
      4 of 4 individuals (100% complete).
    1. Barend Stephanus van der Merwe, farmer (in 1857) and farmer (in 1896), son of Izaak van der Merwe and Aletta Susanna van der Linde, was baptized on April 18, 1832 in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa and died on September 11, 1896 in Dassieskloof, Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa at the age of 64.

    2. Elizabeth Margaretha Welgemoed, daughter of David Johannes Welgemoed and Maria Elizabeth Krugel, was born in February 1838 in Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa and died about 1897 in Schurftepoort, Dist. Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

    3. Roelof Anthony Bosch, son of Michiel Coenraad Bosch and Maria Susanna Catharina Wagenaar, was born on March 20, 1837.

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Vera Theron (1954–2012) Muriel Dorothy Evelyn Barnard (1941–2009) Rosine Maud Townsend (1897–) Petrus Daniel Piet Koch (1915–1956) Maria Susanna Catharina Bosch (1864–1947) Christian Gert Boy Theron (1874–1962) Guillaume Gieljam van Niekerk (1872–1978) Harriet Hockly (1817–1874) Willem Jacobus Cloete (1901–1981) Barend Stephanus van der Merwe (1866–1936) Christian Gert Conradie Christie Theron (1900–1946) Judith Daisy Welgemoed (1914–1987) Willem Izak Welgemoed (1911–1992) Frederick Wilhelm Frik Koch (1911–1977) John Maitland Laurie Watermeyer (1916–2000) Johanna Hendrina Grobler Babes Welgemoed (1908–1989) Magdalena Elizabeth Grové (1841–1907) Johanna Andrichetta Thebus Koch (1907–2003) Elizabeth Moore (1790–1862) Alwin Michael Wiggill (1944–2009) Emma Carolina Louisa Boardman (1875–1960) Toby van Schalkwyk Koch (1952–2003) Henri-Armand du Wicquet de Rodelinghem (1848–) James Bodinar Jimmy Blewett (1930–1985) Johanna Maria Jossie Loubser (1934–2007) Dacre Lovett Haddon (1922–1944) Léonie-Anastasie Drolez (1855–) Magdalena Elizabeth Lenie Conradie (1883–1951) Hugo Theron (1918–1987) Wilhelmina Magdelena Willie Conradie (1877–1973) Edward Noël Ted Giddy (1931–1998) Roelof Anthonie van der Merwe (1893–) Willem Izak Welgemoed (1911–1992) Cornelius Willem Petrus Corneels Cloete (1899–1967) Rhoda Alice Lovering (1893–) Burgher Ferreira Koch (1913–1976) Dirk Hendrik Jacobus Coetzee (1931–2010) Aletta C. Lettie Visagie (1921–2002) Susanna Catharina Sannie van der Merwe (1927–1951) Jacoba Ritchie Erlank (1866–1904) Willem Jacobus Cloete (1901–1981) Cynthia Theron (1934–1998) Margaret Eileen Laura Peggy Matthews (1906–1993) Barend Stephanus van der Merwe (1911–1969) Richard Leonard Haddon Townsend (1904–1990) Michiel Hendrik Koch (1867–1941) Charles Thomas Ekron (1873–1935) Willem Jacobus Cloete (1872–1937) Johannes Frederik John Theron (1880–1971) Dirk Hendrik Jacobus Coetzee (1931–2010) Christian Gert Boy Theron (1874–1962) Petronella Johanna Piekie de Villiers (1907–1973) Brenda Law (1910–1999) Christiaan Gert Conradie (1837–1898) Daniel Hockly (1787–1835) Jacoba Egberta Ferreira (1881–1940) William Edward Bill Key (1905–1991) Barend Stephanus van der Merwe Bennie Welgemoed (1906–1959) Leon Theron (1916–1966) Martinus Gericke Jeppe Koch (1921–1998) John George Delport (1896–1949)