Maarten van Staden, 1645

Name
Maarten /van Staden/
Given names
Maarten
Surname
van Staden
Birth 1645

Citation details: Aletta van der Merwe, b8, http://vandermerwefamilytree.com/en/Extract.html : accessed 9 May 2020
MarriageMargaretha ErnstView this family
Yes

Citation details: Aletta van der Merwe, b8, http://vandermerwefamilytree.com/en/Extract.html : accessed 9 May 2020
Historical Event
Jan van Riebeeck arrives at the Cape
April 6, 1652 (aged 7 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Jan van Riebeeck arrives at the Cape in the Drommedaris and sets up a supply station and fortificati…

Jan van Riebeeck arrives at the Cape in the Drommedaris and sets up a supply station and fortifications for the Dutch East India Company.

Historical Event
First Freeburghers (*Vrijburgers*)
1657 (aged 12 years)
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SA Timeline

Note: The first nine men received grants of land along the Liesbeeck River (now Rondebosch).
Historical Event
Jan van Riebeeck leaves the Cape
May 7, 1662 (aged 17 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Jan van Riebeeck leaves the Cape on promotion to a position on the Council of Justice in Batavia.
Church founded
First Dutch Reformed Church congregation founded
August 18, 1665 (aged 20 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: J. van Arkel is appointed the first minister.
Town founded
Stellenbosch is founded
November 6, 1679 (aged 34 years)
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Historical Event
French Huguenots
April 1688 (aged 43 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: French Huguenot refugees arrive after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes. Simon van der Stel, the…

French Huguenot refugees arrive after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes. Simon van der Stel, the Governor of the Cape Colony settles the Huguenot refugees in the present day Drakenstein, Franschhoek and Wellington areas which were beyond the Cape Colony and belonged to the Khoikhoi people.

Marriage of a childMarthinus van StadenAletta Aaltjie van der MerweView this family
about 1703 (aged 58 years)

Citation details: van der Merwe, p591, b7.
Citation details: Aletta van der Merwe, b8, http://vandermerwefamilytree.com/en/Extract.html : accessed 9 May 2020
Death of a sonMarthinus van Staden
1707 (aged 62 years)

Citation details: Aletta van der Merwe, b8, http://vandermerwefamilytree.com/en/Extract.html : accessed 9 May 2020
Epidemic
Smallpox
March 16, 1713 (aged 68 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at the Cape Colony.
Historical Event
Census
1754 (aged 109 years)

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Wikipedia

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 110 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die.