Christian Rabie, 1730

Name
Christian /Rabie/
Given names
Christian
Surname
Rabie
Baptism July 2, 1730 (aged 0 days)

Citation details: Grobbelaar, p566, b7.
MarriageGeertruy GroblerView this family
December 3, 1752 (aged 22 years)
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p566, b7.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Historical Event
Census
1754 (aged 23 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 24 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Smallpox epidemic breaks out at Cape Colony. A total of 2,372 people die.
Baptism of a grandsonGerrit Johannes Gert Cloete
October 8, 1775 (aged 45 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p591, b2c1d4e8f1.
Birth of a grandsonGerrit Johannes Gert Cloete
calculated 1775 (aged 44 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Gerrit Johannes CLOETE (1838), MOOC 6/9/12 #2584, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MBNM?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 27 April 2020), 007844935 > image 639 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 27 Dec 2021
Marriage of a childJohannes Hendrik CloeteMargaretha RabieView this family
November 1, 1775 (aged 45 years)

Citation details: b2c1d4e8
Citation details: Cloete, p591, b2c1d4e8.
Citation details: Baptism: Cornelis Willem CLOETEN (1793), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-WB4Y?i=400&cat=993681 : accessed 25 Dec 2021
Baptism of a granddaughterGertruida Cloete
August 17, 1777 (aged 47 years)

Citation details: p317, b5c2d3.
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5.
Baptism of a grandsonChristiaan Cloete
November 29, 1778 (aged 48 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f3.
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Hendrik Cloete
July 30, 1780 (aged 50 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f4.
War
Britain declares war on the Netherlands
December 20, 1780 (aged 50 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 49 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: The Fish River is made the eastern boundary of the Cape Colony.
Death of a grandsonJohannes Hendrik Cloete
before 1783 (aged 52 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f4.
Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Hendrik Cloete
June 15, 1783 (aged 52 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f5.
Baptism of a grandsonStephanus Abraham Cloete
September 5, 1784 (aged 54 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f6.
War
French troops depart the Cape
1784 (aged 53 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).

Baptism of a grandsonJohannes Bastiaan Jan Cloete
August 6, 1786 (aged 56 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f7.
Baptism of a granddaughterAnna Catharina Cloete
September 27, 1789 (aged 59 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f8.
Birth of a grandsonCornelis Willem Cloete
calculated November 10, 1792 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Cornelis Willem CLOETE (1872), MOOC 6/9/140 #8319, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-CGGZ?mode=g&i=1427&cat=331262 : accessed 20 Feb 2017
Note: Based on age at death
Baptism of a grandsonCornelis Willem Cloete
April 7, 1793 (aged 62 years)
Citation details: b2c1d4e8f9
Citation details: Baptism: Cornelis Willem CLOETEN (1793), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSV8-WB4Y?i=400&cat=993681 : accessed 25 Dec 2021
Baptism of a grandsonGabriel Francois Cloete
May 4, 1794 (aged 63 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f10.
Baptism of a granddaughterMargaretha Catharina Cloete
February 25, 1798 (aged 67 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f11.
War
French Revolution
from 1789 to 1799 (aged 68 years)

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Wikipedia

Historical Event
Dutch East India Company goes bankrupt
1795 (aged 64 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.

Historical Event
The Cape becomes a British Colony
March 5, 1797 (aged 66 years)

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Wikipedia

Marriage of a granddaughterJohannes NieuwoudtGertruida CloeteView this family
November 23, 1800 (aged 70 years)

Citation details: p317, b5c2d3.
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrica NIEUWOUDT (1839), MOOC 6/9/17 #3633/1839, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MPHY?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1758 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 4 Nov 2018
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f2.
Marriage of a granddaughterGerrit Johannes Gert CloeteHester Susanna CilliersView this family
April 17, 1801 (aged 70 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p591, b2c1d4e8f1.
Birth of a grandsonPetrus Johannes Cloete
May 29, 1801 (aged 70 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f12.
Baptism of a grandsonPetrus Johannes Cloete
October 4, 1801 (aged 71 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f12.
Marriage of a granddaughterChristiaan CloeteSusanna Geertruyda van TonderView this family
February 21, 1802 (aged 71 years)

Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f3.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Note: Susanna later 'elopes' with another man

Susanna later 'elopes' with another man

In his father's death notice, signed by his brother Cornelis Willem Cloete, it is mentioned that "she later elopes with another man and joins the emigrants to Natal".

Marriage of a granddaughterJohannes Hendrik CloeteCornelia Dorothea RabieView this family
December 2, 1804 (aged 74 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f5.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Marriage of a granddaughterJohannes Bastiaan Jan CloeteZacharia Geertruida van EedenView this family
June 7, 1806 (aged 75 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f7.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Marriage of a granddaughterStephanus Abraham CloeteJohanna Maria WolfaardView this family
May 8, 1808 (aged 77 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f6.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Natural disaster
Drought
1809 (aged 78 years)

Source:

Wikipedia

Note: A severe drought occurs in the eastern frontier region.
Marriage of a granddaughterGerrit Johannes Gert CloeteCornelia NelView this family
March 3, 1810 (aged 79 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p591, b2c1d4e8f1.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Marriage of a granddaughterCornelis Willem CloeteFrancina Elizabeth JoubertView this family
November 1811 (aged 81 years)
Citation details: b2c1d4e8f9
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f9.
Citation details: Vol 1, p52, #893, b5c7d1e6.
Citation details: Death notice: Christiaan Cornelis CLOETE (1897), MOOC 6/9/368 #2274/1897, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-4S5Y-9?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8F%3A1598092314 : 12 September 2017), 007844970 > image 808 of 2117; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Nov 2018
Citation details: Marriage: Corneles Willem CLOETE and Fransiena JOUBERT (1811), https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSK6-796B-D?i=701&cat=959223 : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
War
Napoleonic Wars
from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815 (aged 85 years)

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Wikipedia

Town founded
The settlement of Grahamstown is founded
1812 (aged 81 years)

Source:

Wikipedia

Death of a granddaughterGertruida Cloete
before 1818 (aged 87 years)

Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Text:

before 1838

Citation details: Joubert, p157, b5c7d3e3.
Citation details: Nieuwoudt, p356, b5c5.
Town founded
Cradock is founded
August 27, 1818 (aged 88 years)

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Wikipedia

Marriage of a granddaughterGabriel Francois CloeteSusanna Elizabeth van ZylView this family
September 6, 1818 (aged 88 years)
Citation details: Cloete, p592, b2c1d4e8f10.
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Historical Event
British settlers
1820 (aged 89 years)

Source:

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.

Economic Event
British sterling adopted
1825 (aged 94 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Rix dollar (Dutch: Rijsksdaalder) is converted into the British sterling.
Historical Event
Great trek
1835 (aged 104 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony.
Death of a grandsonGerrit Johannes Gert Cloete
January 28, 1838 (aged 107 years) Age: 63 years
Address: Matjes Vallyen, Cape Province
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Citation details: Death notice: Gerrit Johannes CLOETE (1838), MOOC 6/9/12 #2584, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MBNM?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 27 April 2020), 007844935 > image 639 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 27 Dec 2021
Death of a daughterMargaretha Rabie
November 30, 1838 (aged 108 years) Age: 80 years 10 months 11 days
Address: Klipdrift situate in Camdebo
Citation details: Death notice: Margaretha RABIE (1838), MOOC 6/9/14 #3068, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-MYLZ?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 June 2018), 007844935 > image 1148 of 2253 and (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQX-M9MC-P?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SZZ%3A1598082366 : 12 September 2017), 007844935 > image 1149 of 2253; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Dec 2021
Town founded
Settlement of Victoria West is established
1844 (aged 113 years)

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Wikipedia