Johann Melchior Frick
M, #10764, b. circa 1700
|NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1740||NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1749|
|BirthOrigin*||Johann was from Steckborn, Switzerland, and may have been born there circa 1700.1,2|
|Marriage*||He married Maria Marais, daughter of Charles Marais and Anne des Ruelles, on 11 April 1734 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. This record appears on two pages - both attached as exhibits.1|
- [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Den 11 April . Jan Melchior Frick van Steckborn in Switserland; burger aan Drakensteyn Jongman met Maria Marais van Cabo voorz. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
- [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946), p.480: FRICK, JOHANN MELCHIOR (S). – Steckborn. Arr. 1721 as so., loaned as schoolmaster 1728-30, b. 1730, sexton of Drakenstein since 1733. ~ 11.4.1734 Maria Marais (Marr. Reg. of Paart). 5 children. † 1741.. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.