Johanna Alida Putter, 17471813 (aged 65 years)

Name
Johanna Alida /Putter/
Given names
Johanna Alida
Surname
Putter
Name
Johanna Alida /Kruger/
Type
married name
Birth November 26, 1747

Citation details: Kruger, p487, a2b7c1.
Historical Event
Census
1754 (aged 6 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 7 years)

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Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die.
MarriageJohannes Jacob KrugerView this family
November 6, 1768 (aged 20 years)

Citation details: Kruger, p487, a2b7c1.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 33 years)

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Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English.
Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 32 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 36 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).

Marriage of a childHendrik KrugerAnna Catharina SteenkampView this family
September 26, 1790 (aged 42 years)

Citation details: Kruger, p487, a2b7c1d1.
Citation details: Steenkamp, p155, b8c9.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 51 years)

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Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 47 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 49 years)

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Baptism of a granddaughterJohanna Alida Kruger
September 22, 1799 (aged 51 years)
Citation details: Kruger, p488, a2b7c1d1e4.
Birth of a grandsonLouis Stephanus Kruger
July 20, 1807 (aged 59 years)

Citation details: Kruger, p488, a2b7c1d1e6.
Baptism of a grandsonLouis Stephanus Kruger
October 5, 1807 (aged 59 years)
Citation details: Kruger, p488, a2b7c1d1e6.
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (2 years after death)

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Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 61 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 64 years)

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Death 1813 (aged 65 years)

Citation details: Kruger, p487, a2b7c1.