Pieter Carel Theron, 17711841 (aged 70 years)

Name
Pieter Carel /Theron/
Birth
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Carel THERON (1841), MOOC 6/9/24 #5133, http://www.eggsa.org/documents/main.php?g2_itemId=991163 : accessed 23 Oct 2015
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1.
Baptism June 20, 1771 29 22 (aged 0 days)

Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1.
Occupation
Skoolmeester

Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Carel THERON (1841), MOOC 6/9/24 #5133, http://www.eggsa.org/documents/main.php?g2_itemId=991163 : accessed 23 Oct 2015
Marriage of a parentJan TheronHester Magdalena de VilliersView this family
May 1, 1774 (aged 2 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5.
Death of a paternal grandfatherPierre Pieter Theron
June 3, 1778 (aged 6 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 9 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English.
Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 8 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony.
Marriage of a parentJan TheronGeertruy Magdalena du PlessisView this family
December 11, 1781 (aged 10 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5.
Citation details: Du Plessis, p167, b2c4d12.
War
French troops depart the Cape
1784 (aged 12 years)

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Wikipedia

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

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

Death of a paternal grandmotherAnna du Plessis
1796 (aged 24 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p107, b4.
Historical Event
The Cape becomes a British Colony
March 5, 1797 (aged 25 years)

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Wikipedia

MarriageAletta Catherina SteenbergView this family
August 14, 1798 (aged 27 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1.
Citation details: Steenberg, p243, b10.
Text:

x Kaapstad 14.10.1798

Note: SAG 12 gives October instead of August as marriage month.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 27 years)

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Wikipedia

Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 23 years)

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Wikipedia

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.

War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 44 years)

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Wikipedia

Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 37 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: A severe drought occurs in the eastern frontier region.
Town founded
The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
1812 (aged 40 years)

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Wikipedia

Death of a fatherJan Theron
1814 (aged 42 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5.
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 47 years)

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Wikipedia

Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 48 years)

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Wikipedia

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.

Marriage of a childPaul Willem Jacobus van JaarsveldMaria Justina TheronView this family
June 6, 1823 (aged 51 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p274, b4c5d1e3.
Marriage of a childCornelis Hermanus Ernestus OlivierAletta Elizabeth TheronView this family
June 6, 1824 (aged 52 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p274, b4c5d1e4.
Citation details: Olivier, p78, a1b2c2d6e2f1.
Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 53 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Rix dollar (Dutch: Rijsksdaalder) is converted into the British sterling.
Birth of a grandsonPieter Andreas Theron
August 29, 1826 (aged 55 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1e1f1.
Marriage of a childPieter Andreas TheronHester Jacoba Maria BurgerView this family
October 22, 1826 (aged 55 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1e1.
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Andries THERON (1843), MOOC 6/9/30 #6170, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-6YG7?mode=g&i=77&cat=331262 image 78/2225 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Hester Jacoba Maria BURGER (1884), MOOC 6/9/207 #8335/1884, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-HSZM-9?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZ1%3A1598082390 : 12 September 2017), 007844953 > image 548 of 2154; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2018
Baptism of a grandsonPieter Andreas Theron
February 4, 1827 (aged 55 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p252, b4c5d1e1f1.
Birth of a grandsonBarend Bartholomeus Theron
November 24, 1827 (aged 56 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p256, b4c5d1e1f2.
Baptism of a grandsonBarend Bartholomeus Theron
March 2, 1828 (aged 56 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p256, b4c5d1e1f2.
Birth of a grandsonJohannes Frederik Jacobus Theron
May 14, 1830 (aged 58 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p264, b4c5d1e1f3.
Marriage of a childJohannes Frederik Jan TheronSusanna Helena LubbeView this family
June 6, 1830 (aged 58 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p267, b4c5d1e2.
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Frederik Jacobus Theron
July 11, 1830 (aged 59 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p264, b4c5d1e1f3.
Birth of a grandsonPieter Carel Theron
June 23, 1831 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p268, b4c5d1e2f1.
Text:
  • 23.6.1831
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Carel THERON (1915), MOOC 6/9/787 #1409/1915, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSSQ-9359-3?i=895&cat=331262 image 896/1165 : accessed 24 Feb 2017
Text:

CAL JUN 1831

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Statenbybel, inscriptions
Text:

Geboren den 24de Juny 1831

Citation details: Baptism: Piter Carel THERON (1831), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-YGHX?i=112&cat=959223 : accessed 27 Jan 2019
Text:

Geb 23 Juny 31

Birth: Pieter Carel THERON (1831-1915)

His grave and the family bible give his birth as 24 June 1831, while the baptism record states 23 June 1831.

Baptism of a grandsonPieter Carel Theron
September 2, 1831 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p268, b4c5d1e2f1.
Citation details: Baptism: Piter Carel THERON (1831), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-YGHX?i=112&cat=959223 : accessed 27 Jan 2019
Birth of a grandsonCharl David Jacobus Theron
March 7, 1832 (aged 60 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f4.
Marriage of a childHeremias Hendrik NieuwoudtAnna Maria TheronView this family
April 8, 1832 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Marriage: Heremias Hendrik NIEUWOUD and Anna Maria THERON (1832), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-QD89?i=210&cat=959223 : accessed 7 Dec 2019
Text:

D. 8de April 32

Citation details: Death notice: Anna Maria NIEUWOUDT (1838), MOOC 6/9/13 #2940, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MK-T?mode=g&i=1014 image 1015/2253 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Deel 2, p274, b4c5d1e6.
Text:

26 FEB 1832

Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p364, b7c8d4.
Text:

x Graaff-Reinet 7.4.1832 Anna Maria THERON

Marriage date: Heremias Hendrik NIEUWOUD and Anna Maria THERON

The standard genealogies, Theron - Geslagsregister van Therons in Suid-Afrika and SAG 6 give 26.2.1832 and 7.4.1832 respectively. My transcription of the marriage record copy is 8.4.1832

Baptism of a grandsonCharl David Jacobus Theron
May 6, 1832 (aged 60 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f4.
Birth of a granddaughterMaria Charlotta Theron
September 3, 1832 (aged 61 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f2.
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria Charlotta Theron
October 8, 1832 (aged 61 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f2.
Birth of a granddaughterAletta Catharina Theron
March 4, 1834 (aged 62 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f3.
Birth of a granddaughterRachel Maria Jacoba Theron
March 28, 1834 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f5.
Citation details: Baptism: Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1834), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-Y22N?i=535&cat=959223 : accessed 11 Oct 2020
Citation details: Death notice: Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1854), MOOC 6/9/68 #2874, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-CSSX-D?mode=g&i=830&cat=331262 image 831/2120 : accessed 12 Mar 2017
Text:

CAL 07 APR 1833

Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1834-1854)

Age at death on death notice gives 7 APR 1833 instead of date of birth on baptism record 28 MAR 1834.

Baptism of a granddaughterAletta Catharina Theron
April 13, 1834 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f3.
Baptism of a granddaughterRachel Maria Jacoba Theron
May 4, 1834 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f5.
Citation details: Baptism: Rachel Maria Jacoba THERON (1834), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKD-Y22N?i=535&cat=959223 : accessed 11 Oct 2020
Birth of a granddaughterAletta Catharina Jacoba Theron
May 2, 1835 (aged 63 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f6.
Baptism of a granddaughterAletta Catharina Jacoba Theron
May 22, 1835 (aged 63 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f6.
Marriage of a childCharl David TheronMaria Magdalena BurgerView this family
November 8, 1835 (aged 64 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p274, b4c5d1e7.
Citation details: Burger, p500, b2c1d3e2f4.
Citation details: Death notice: Maria Magdalena BURGER (1903), MOOC 6/9/182 #2779/1903, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-S37G-M?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SCV%3A1598082359 : 12 June 2018), 007844465 > image 1444 of 2103; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2018
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 63 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony.
Birth of a granddaughterSusanna Helena Theron
July 6, 1836 (aged 65 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f4.
Marriage of a childHendrik Johannes SmitGertruida Magdalena Geertruij TheronView this family
December 18, 1836 (aged 65 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p278, b4c5d1e8.
Citation details: Smit, p436, a4b3c13d6e8.
Text:

x Graaff-Reinet 18.12.1836 Geertruyda H. THERON

Baptism of a granddaughterSusanna Helena Theron
July 31, 1837 (aged 66 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f4.
Birth of a grandsonJohannes Frederik Theron
January 19, 1838 (aged 66 years)
Citation details: Gravestone: Johannes F THERON (183?-1916), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3053831 : accessed 4 June 2016
Date of entry in original source: 1916
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f5.
Citation details: Death notice: Johannes Frederik THERON (1916), MOOC 6/9/837 #2669, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-795B-Y?mode=g image 57/155 : accessed 25 Feb 2017
Text:

2. Birthplace: Klipkraal District Richmond

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a granddaughterHester Aletta Jacoba Maria Theron
March 4, 1838 (aged 66 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f7.
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Frederik Theron
April 1, 1838 (aged 66 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p269, b4c5d1e2f5.
Death of a daughterAnna Maria Theron
July 29, 1838 (aged 67 years) Age: 26 years 4 months 2 days
Citation details: Deel 2, p274, b4c5d1e6.
Citation details: Death notice: Anna Maria NIEUWOUDT (1838), MOOC 6/9/13 #2940, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MK-T?mode=g&i=1014 image 1015/2253 : accessed 5 March 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Baptism of a granddaughterHester Aletta Jacoba Maria Theron
August 12, 1838 (aged 67 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f7.
Birth of a grandsonCarel Johannes Theron
January 18, 1839 (aged 67 years)

Citation details: Deel 2, p274, b4c5d1e2f6.
Marriage of a childIsaak Jacobus Gerhardus TheronJohanna Christina Elizabeth JacobsView this family
October 13, 1839 (aged 68 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p278, b4c5d1e9.
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Christina Elizabetha THERON (1842), MOOC 6/9/26 #5443, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MQKB-T?mode=g&i=1484&cat=331262 image 1485/2223 : accessed 5 March 2107
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Baptism of a grandsonCarel Johannes Theron
March 5, 1840 (aged 68 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p274, b4c5d1e2f6.
Birth of a grandsonSchalk Jacobus Theron
October 24, 1840 (aged 69 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f8.
Citation details: Death notice: Schalk Jacobus THERON (1897), MOOC 6/9/366 #1833/1897, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-4SNR-4?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8F%3A1598092314 : 12 September 2017), 007844970 > image 354 of 2117; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 1 Dec 2018
Baptism of a grandsonSchalk Jacobus Theron
January 3, 1841 (aged 69 years)
Citation details: Deel 2, p266, b4c5d1e1f8.
Death of a motherMaria Justina Rykvoet

Death August 23, 1841 (aged 70 years) Age: 70 years 2 months 22 days
Citation details: Death notice: Pieter Carel THERON (1841), MOOC 6/9/24 #5133, http://www.eggsa.org/documents/main.php?g2_itemId=991163 : accessed 23 Oct 2015
Text:

At what house or where the person died: On the Farm Rietvley voor-Snowbereg belonging to his son Peter Andries Theron

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