Johan Andries Holtzhausen

M, #10769, b. circa 1710, d. 1 October 1765
ChartsDescendants of Catharina van Palliacatta

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Last Edited05/11/2014
BirthOrigin*Johan was from Ellrich and may have been born there circa 1710.1,2,3 
Marriage*He married Maria Elisabeth Botha, daughter of Theunis Botha and Maria Magdalena Snijman, on 9 May 1734 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.4
Death*He died on 1 October 1765 Swellendam, de Caep de Goede Hoop.5


Maria Elisabeth Botha b. c 1719, d. 1760
  • Johannes Andries Holtshausen5 b. c 1737, d. 23 Nov 1790
Names in the record, in publications, etc.9 May 1734, the name of Johan was written in the record as Johan Andries Holtshausen.4


  1. [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), pp. 171-172: HOLTZHAUSEN, JOHANN ANDREAS (S). – Ellrich. Turner 1729-31, loaned as farmhand to Jan Harmensz Potgieter 25.9.1732, b. 1734, resident at Swellendam, heemraad, captain of the Swellendam dragoons. † at Swellendam 1.10.1765, note in Death Reg.: “laat niemand na dan zyn zoon Johannes Andries, mondelik”. ~ Maria Elisabeth Botha. 3 sons: Theunis, Johan Philip, Johan Andries. The last one not mentioned in G.R., but identified with his father.. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  3. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  4. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Deze naarvolgende personen syn, gelijblykt nut een inleggent papiershe [Overgerlagen].
    D. [9 May 1734]. Johan Andries Holtshausen met Maria Elizabeth Botha.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  5. [S152] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 3 H-I (Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council, 1992), p.450. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 3 H-I.

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