Theodorus Potgieter

M, #10757, b. before 7 April 1726
Father*Johannes Potgieter1 b. 23 Sep 1674, d. 1733
Mother*Marija Catrijna van Eden1 b. 31 Jan 1696

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Last Edited11/11/2014
Birth*Theodorus Potgieter was born before 7 April 1726 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismTheodorus Potgieter was baptized on 7 April 1726 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Frederik van Eeden and Beatrix Harmensz Potgieter.2
Marriage*He married Hester Marais, daughter of Daniel Marais and Aletta Rousseau, on 2 March 1749 Drakenstein.3


Hester Marais b. b 7 Mar 1728
  • Johannes Potgieter4 b. b 29 Mar 1750
  • Daniel Potgieter5 b. b 3 Oct 1751, d. b 1787


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, Den 7 April 1726; K: Theodorùs; V: Jan harmensz Potgieter; M: Marija Katharina van Eden; G: Frederijk van Eden, Beatrix Potgieter.
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Personen in den Huwelyken Staat bevestigd door Predekant. Salomon van Echten.
    2 Maart. [1749]. Theodorus Potgieter van Cabo de Goede Hoop Burger aan Stellenbosch J.M. en Hester Marais van Cabo voornd. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S329] Eric Swardt, "Die Nageslag van Harmen Jansz Potgieter", February 2006. Johannes POTGIETER, gedoop 29 Mrt 1750 in Swellendam, verw. nr. b1c8d1, beroep boer op Swellendam.. Hereinafter cited as "Potgieter Register."
  5. [S352] Lukas Rinken, "eSAGI", 2005-2009 . . Hereinafter cited as "eSAGI."

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