Ignatius Maré, 17291803 (aged 73 years)

Name
Ignatius /Maré/
Given names
Ignatius
Surname
Maré
Birth July 18, 1729

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.
Citation details: du Toit, p229, a1b1c6d1.
Baptism August 14, 1729 (aged 27 days)

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.
Citation details: du Toit, p229, a1b1c6d1.
MarriageMargaretha RouxView this family
December 16, 1753 (aged 24 years)

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.
Historical Event
Census
1754 (aged 24 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 25 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die.
Death of a brotherJohannes Maree
1761 (aged 31 years)
Citation details: Maré, p466, b2.
Death of a wifeMargaretha Roux
August 10, 1774 (aged 45 years)

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.
MarriageClaudina du ToitView this family
July 16, 1775 (aged 45 years)

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.
Citation details: du Toit, p229, a1b1c6d1.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 51 years)

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Note: French troops arrive at the Cape Colony to guard it against the English.
Historical Event
Colonisation
1780 (aged 50 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 54 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).

Death of a wifeClaudina du Toit
February 9, 1785 (aged 55 years)

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.
MarriageAnna Dorothea PretoriusView this family
February 19, 1786 (aged 56 years)

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.
Citation details: Pretorius, p385, b3c1d8.
Death of a wifeAnna Dorothea Pretorius
May 17, 1787 (aged 57 years)

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.
Marriage of a childPaulus MaréSusanna Elizabeth FourieView this family
June 13, 1790 (aged 60 years)

Citation details: Maré, p475, b10c7.
Death of a wifeAnna Dorothea Pretorius
March 3, 1794 (aged 64 years)
Citation details: Pretorius, p385, b3c1d8.
Marriage of a childPaulus MaréJohanna Magdalena PretoriusView this family
March 10, 1796 (aged 66 years)

Citation details: Maré, p475, b10c7.
Citation details: Pretorius p360, b3c1d2e2.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 69 years)

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Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 65 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 67 years)

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Death January 1, 1803 (aged 73 years)

Citation details: Maré, p472, b10.