Martin Luther Montague Pickard, 18981962 (aged 64 years)

Name
Martin Luther Montague /Pickard/
Birth calculated 1898

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ABT 1898

Citation details: Burial: Martin Luther Montague PICKARD (1962), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSVY-N3P6?cc=2790463 : 5 November 2019), > image 1 of 1; City of Cape Town, South Africa : accessed 4 Oct 2020
Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 3 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town.
War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 4 years)

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Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 4 years)

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Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Trans…

The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.

Historical Event
Orange Free State
from 1854 to 1902 (aged 4 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer…

The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province.

Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 6 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg.
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 8 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa.
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 12 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 14 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cas…

Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban.

War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 20 years)

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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 20 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit…

An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world.

Prime minister
Louis Botha
from May 31, 1910 to August 27, 1919 (aged 21 years)

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MarriageDorothy Carolina KoortzView this family
June 18, 1921 (aged 23 years)
Citation details: Divorce: Dorothy Carolina PICKARD (born KORTZ) vs Martin Luther Montague PICKARD (1932), KAB CSC 2/1/1/1222 #167 1932-1932
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BEF 1932

Citation details: Marriage: Martin Luther Montague PICKARD and Dorothea Carolina KOORTZ (1921), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-D1Q3-9GN?cc=1478678&wc=M6GW-GP8%3A49605401%2C49605402%2C49605403%2C50161201 : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Cape Town > Marriages 1867-1925 > image 320 of 363; State Archives, Cape Province : accessed 4 Oct 2020
Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 26 years)

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Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 31 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression i…

The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century.

DivorceDorothy Carolina KoortzView this family
1932 (aged 34 years)

Citation details: Divorce: Dorothy Carolina PICKARD (born KORTZ) vs Martin Luther Montague PICKARD (1932), KAB CSC 2/1/1/1222 #167 1932-1932
Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 41 years)

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MarriageAnna Susanna Girlie TheronView this family
July 29, 1944 (aged 46 years)

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War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 47 years)

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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (aged 50 years)

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DivorceAnna Susanna Girlie TheronView this family
about 1950 (aged 52 years)

Citation details: Restitution of conjugal rights: Anna Susanna PICKARD (born THERON) vs Martin Luther Montague PICKARD (1950), KAB CSC 2/1/1/1668 #883 1950-1950
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Prime minister
Daniel Francois Malan
from June 4, 1948 to November 30, 1954 (aged 56 years)

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Prime minister
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom
from November 30, 1954 to August 24, 1958 (aged 60 years)

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Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 63 years)
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Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand.
Historical Event
Republic of South Africa
May 31, 1961 (aged 63 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic.
Residence to 1962 (0 after death)
Citation details: Burial: Martin Luther Montague PICKARD (1962), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSVY-N3P6?cc=2790463 : 5 November 2019), > image 1 of 1; City of Cape Town, South Africa : accessed 4 Oct 2020
Prime minister
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd
from September 2, 1958 to September 6, 1966 (on the date of death)

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Death October 5, 1962 Age: 64 years

Citation details: Burial: Martin Luther Montague PICKARD (1962), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSVY-N3P6?cc=2790463 : 5 November 2019), > image 1 of 1; City of Cape Town, South Africa : accessed 4 Oct 2020
Burial October 8, 1962 (3 days after death)
Citation details: Burial: Martin Luther Montague PICKARD (1962), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSVY-N3P6?cc=2790463 : 5 November 2019), > image 1 of 1; City of Cape Town, South Africa : accessed 4 Oct 2020