Johanna Wilhelmina Maasdorp, 1749

Name
Johanna Wilhelmina /Maasdorp/
Baptism July 6, 1749 (aged 0 days)

Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1.
Historical Event
Census
1754 (aged 4 years)

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Note: A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Co…

A population count in the Cape shows that there were 5,510 Europeans and 6,279 slaves in the Cape Colony.

Epidemic
Smallpox
May 1, 1755 (aged 5 years)

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die.
MarriagePieter Lodewyk TheronView this family
April 10, 1773 (aged 23 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4c1.
Citation details: p25, no 5.
Text:

1773, den 10 April Petrus Lodewicus Theron van Cabo de Goede Hoop, wedwr. burger aan Stellenbosch met Johanna Willemina Maasdorp van Cabo voorm:, jonge dogter

War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 31 years)

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Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English.
Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 30 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 34 years)

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Note: Consequence of signing the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783).

Consequence of signing the Treaty of Paris (3 Sep 1783).

War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 49 years)

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Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 45 years)

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Note: The Dutch East India Company is in financial ruins. 29 January – Farmers expelled the officials of t…

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 47 years)

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Marriage of a childThomas Arnoldus TheronHelena Hendrina VisagieView this family
December 7, 1799 (aged 50 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9.
Birth of a grandsonPetrus Lodewicus Theron
August 25, 1805 (aged 56 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9e1.
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Lodewicus Theron
January 19, 1806 (aged 56 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9e1.
Marriage of a childDavid Carel TheronAnna Sophia PienaarView this family
April 27, 1806 (aged 56 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p235, b4c1d11.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 66 years)

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Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 59 years)

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Note: A severe drought occurs in the eastern frontier region.
Birth of a granddaughterGeesje Maria Theron
July 15, 1811 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e2.
Citation details: Death notice: Geesje Maria THERON (1842), MOOC 6/9/25 #5320, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQR7-X?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZV%3A1598082367 : 12 September 2017), 007844936 > image 1352 of 2223; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 8 Feb 2020
Baptism of a granddaughterGeesje Maria Theron
October 7, 1811 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e2.
Town founded
The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
1812 (aged 62 years)

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Birth of a granddaughterJohanna Wilhelmina Theron
October 30, 1814 (aged 65 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p236, b4c1d11e3.
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Wilhelmina Theron
December 26, 1814 (aged 65 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p236, b4c1d11e3.
Birth of a granddaughterJohanna Helena Hendrina Wilhelmina Theron
June 29, 1815 (aged 65 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e3.
Marriage of a childDavid Carel TheronMartha Sophia van HeerdenView this family
August 4, 1816 (aged 67 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p235, b4c1d11.
Citation details: van Heerden, p237, b1c4d5e3.
Birth of a granddaughterAnna Margaretha Theron
August 17, 1817 (aged 68 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e4.
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 69 years)

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Birth of a grandsonDavid Carel Theron
July 9, 1819 (aged 70 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p236, b4c1d11e5.
Baptism of a grandsonDavid Carel Theron
October 4, 1819 (aged 70 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p236, b4c1d11e5.
Citation details: van der Merwe, p588, b2c15d9e1f3g1h1.
Birth of a granddaughterJannetta Sophia Jannetje Theron
November 15, 1819 (aged 70 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e5.
Baptism of a granddaughterJannetta Sophia Jannetje Theron
February 9, 1820 (aged 70 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e5.
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 70 years)

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Note: 17 March - The first British settlers arrived in Table Bay, Cape Town on the Nautilus and the Chapma…

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 75 years)

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Note: Rix dollar (Dutch: Rijsksdaalder) is converted into the British sterling.
Marriage of a grandsonGert Johannes BothaGeesje Maria TheronView this family
November 9, 1828 (aged 79 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p232, b4c1d9e1f3.
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e2.
Citation details: Botha, p381, b5c8d1e2f1.
Citation details: Death notice: Geesje Maria THERON (1842), MOOC 6/9/25 #5320, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQR7-X?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZV%3A1598082367 : 12 September 2017), 007844936 > image 1352 of 2223; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 8 Feb 2020
Death of a sonChristiaan Gabriël Theron
1828 (aged 78 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p225, b4c1d7.
Marriage of a grandsonPetrus Lodewicus TheronChristina Sophia HoughView this family
January 20, 1831 (aged 81 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9e1.
Marriage of a grandsonAndries Jacobus HoughGeesje Maria TheronView this family
March 4, 1832 (aged 82 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e2.
Text:

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Citation details: Death notice: Geesje Maria THERON (1842), MOOC 6/9/25 #5320, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQR7-X?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZV%3A1598082367 : 12 September 2017), 007844936 > image 1352 of 2223; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 8 Feb 2020
Citation details: Marriage: Andries Jacobus HOUGH and Geesje Maria THERON (1832), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-8SWW-D?i=828&cat=1152988 : accessed 8 Feb 2020
Marriage of a childThomas Arnoldus TheronElizabeth Maria van WykView this family
August 5, 1832 (aged 83 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9.
Birth of a granddaughterElizabeth Maria Johanna Arnolda Theron
June 19, 1833 (aged 83 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e6.
Baptism of a granddaughterElizabeth Maria Johanna Arnolda Theron
August 25, 1833 (aged 84 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e6.
Birth of a granddaughterHelena Christina Theron
October 8, 1835 (aged 86 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e7.
Baptism of a granddaughterHelena Christina Theron
October 24, 1835 (aged 86 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e7.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 85 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony.
Death of a daughterHelena Christina Theron
June 8, 1837 (aged 87 years) Age: 61 years 0 months 27 days
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d8.
Citation details: Death notice: Helena Christina THERON (1837), MOOC 6/9/11 #2230, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M23F?i=258&cat=331262 image 259/2253 : accessed 5 March 2017
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Birth of a granddaughterMargaretha Wilhelmina Maria Margaretha Theron
April 11, 1838 (aged 88 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e8.
Baptism of a granddaughterMargaretha Wilhelmina Maria Margaretha Theron
September 16, 1838 (aged 89 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e8.
Marriage of a childDavid Carel TheronAnna Susanna ConradieView this family
April 26, 1840 (aged 90 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p235, b4c1d11.
Citation details: Marriage: David Carel THERON and Anna Susanna CONRADIE (1840), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-Z9XT-T?i=436&cat=244034 : accessed 18 Apr 2020
Marriage of a grandsonHendrik Schalk BurgerJohanna Wilhelmina TheronView this family
March 1, 1841 (aged 91 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p236, b4c1d11e3.
Citation details: Marriage: Hendrik Schalk BURGER and Johanna Wilhelmina THERON (1841), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-4SVJ-S?i=624&cat=244034 : accessed 18 Apr 2020
Death of a granddaughterGeesje Maria Theron
December 26, 1841 (aged 92 years) Age: 30 years 5 months 11 days
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e2.
Citation details: Death notice: Geesje Maria THERON (1842), MOOC 6/9/25 #5320, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQR7-X?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZV%3A1598082367 : 12 September 2017), 007844936 > image 1352 of 2223; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 8 Feb 2020
Birth of a grandsonThomas Arnoldus Theron
January 22, 1844 (aged 94 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e9.
Baptism of a grandsonThomas Arnoldus Theron
August 28, 1844 (aged 95 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p233, b4c1d9e9.
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 94 years)

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Marriage of a grandsonDavid Carel TheronJohanna Maria BurgerView this family
November 17, 1845 (aged 96 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p236, b4c1d11e5.
Citation details: Marriage: David Carel THERON and Johanna Maria BURGER (1845), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-W91S-9?i=186&cat=244034 : accessed 21 Apr 2020
Death of a daughterJohanna Wilhelmina Theron
November 14, 1849 (aged 100 years) Age: 60 years
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c1d12.
Text:

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Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Wilhelmina THERON (1850), MOOC 6/9/50 #30, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MS28-V?mode=g&i=1954&cat=331262 image 1955/2283 : accessed 8 Mar 2017
Text:

Tweefontein Bokfeld

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Death of a sonDavid Carel Theron
August 4, 1858 (aged 109 years) Age: 75 years
Citation details: Deel 2, p235, b4c1d11.
Citation details: Death notice: David Carel THERON (1858), MOOC 6/9/83 #5416, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CSWB-5?mode=g&i=1427&cat=331262 image 1428/2166 : accessed 13 Mar 2017
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Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 109 years)

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza.
Death of a sonThomas Arnoldus Theron
October 20, 1860 (aged 111 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9.
Marriage of a grandsonPetrus Lodewicus TheronLouisa Jacoba BurgerView this family
November 4, 1860 (aged 111 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p226, b4c1d9e1.
War
American Civil War
from April 1861 to May 1865 (aged 115 years)

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Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues includin…

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 152 years)

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Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Trans…

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.

Economic Event
Economic depression
1865 (aged 115 years)
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Economic Event
Diamonds discovered
1867 (aged 117 years)
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Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250…

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 granddaughterJohanna Wilhelmina Theron
January 26, 1868 (aged 118 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p236, b4c1d11e3.
Marriage of a grandsonDavid Carel TheronCatharina Susanna van der MerweView this family
November 24, 1868 (aged 119 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p236, b4c1d11e5.
Citation details: van der Merwe, p588, b2c15d9e1f3g1h1.
Historical Event
Orange Free State
from 1854 to 1902 (aged 152 years)

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Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer…

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.

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