Anna Fourie, 1718

Name
Anna /Fourie/
Given names
Anna
Surname
Fourie
Name
Anna /Jacobs/
Type
married name
Baptism August 8, 1718 20 (aged 0 days)

Citation details: Fourie, p341, b12.
Death of a maternal grandfatherPierre Jourdan
December 28, 1723 (aged 5 years)

Citation details: Jourdan, p144, a2.
MarriagePieter JacobsView this family
August 12, 1736 (aged 18 years)

Citation details: Jacobs, p33, Pierre Jacob, b5c1.
Citation details: Fourie, p341, b12.
Death of a fatherLouis Fourie
1750 (aged 31 years)

Citation details: Fourie, p335, a1.
Historical Event
Census
1754 (aged 35 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 36 years)

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die.
Marriage of a childJohannes JacobsJacomina ScholtzView this family
April 13, 1776 (aged 57 years)
Citation details: Jacobs, p39, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7.
Citation details: Viljoen, p314, b3c4d11e1.
Marriage of a childPieter JacobsMachteld JordaanView this family
June 2, 1776 (aged 57 years)

Citation details: Jacobs, p33, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d4.
Citation details: Jordaan, p134, a1b1c1d3.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Maria Jacobs
March 25, 1780 (aged 61 years)

Citation details: van Niekerk, p215, b2c3d6.
Citation details: Jacobs, p40, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7e3.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 62 years)

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Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English.
Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 61 years)

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Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony.
Marriage of a childDavid JacobseJacomina Adriana SmitView this family
April 21, 1782 (aged 63 years)

Citation details: Jacobs, p36, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d6.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Louisa Jacobs
December 25, 1783 (aged 65 years)

Citation details: Jacobs, p34, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d4e4.
War
French troops depart the Cape
1784 (aged 65 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).

Baptism of a granddaughterJacoba Christina Jacobs
July 14, 1786 (aged 67 years)

Citation details: Jacobs, p40, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7e6.
Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Christina Jacobs
October 6, 1792 (aged 74 years)

Citation details: Jacobs, p43, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7e9.
Baptism of a grandsonDavid Stephanus Jacobse
November 15, 1795 (aged 77 years)

Citation details: Jacobs, p37, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d6e5.
Marriage of a childPieter JacobsAnna Elisabeth HugoView this family
October 9, 1796 (aged 78 years)

Citation details: Hugo, p505, b3c4d3.
Marriage of a grandsonJan Anthonie van NiekerkAnna Maria JacobsView this family
October 23, 1796 (aged 78 years)

Citation details: Jacobs, p40, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7e3.
Citation details: van Niekerk, p211, b2c1d7.
Marriage of a grandsonFrederik van NiekerkAnna Maria JacobsView this family
after 1796 (aged 77 years)

Citation details: van Niekerk, p215, b2c3d6.
Citation details: van Niekerk, p211, b2c1d7.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 80 years)

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Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 76 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 78 years)

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Marriage of a grandsonHenning Johannes ViljoenJacoba Christina JacobsView this family
November 9, 1800 (aged 82 years)

Citation details: Viljoen, p314, b3c4d11e1.
Citation details: Jacobs, p40, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7e6.
Marriage of a childJohannes JacobsLea BoshofView this family
December 13, 1801 (aged 83 years)
Citation details: Jacobs, p39, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7.
Marriage of a grandsonJan ViljoenJohanna Christina JacobsView this family
1808 (aged 89 years)

Citation details: van der Merwe, p546, b2c9d6e10(2)f7.
Citation details: Viljoen, p317, b3c4d11e4.
Citation details: Jacobs, p43, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7e9.
Marriage of a childJohannes JacobsJohanna Maria Catharina FaberView this family
October 30, 1815 (aged 97 years)
Citation details: Jacobs, p39, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 97 years)

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Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 90 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 93 years)

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Marriage of a grandsonDavid Stephanus JacobseHelena Elizabeth van NiekerkView this family
May 4, 1817 (aged 98 years)
Citation details: Jacobs, p37, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d6e5.
Citation details: van Niekerk, p216, b2c3d6e3.
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 100 years)

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Death of a granddaughterAnna Maria Jacobs
before April 23, 1820 (aged 101 years)

Citation details: van Niekerk, p215, b2c3d6.
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 101 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 106 years)

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Note: Rix dollar (Dutch: Rijsksdaalder) is converted into the British sterling.
Death of a granddaughterJacoba Christina Jacobs
May 16, 1834 (aged 115 years)
Citation details: Viljoen, p314, b3c4d11e1.
Citation details: Jacobs, p40, Pierre Jacob, b5c1d7e6.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 116 years)

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony.