Dorothea Mylius

F, #10820, b. before 22 August 1717
Father*Johann Heinrich Mylius1 b. c 1695, d. c 1724
Mother*Hester Roùx1 b. c 1695, d. b 22 Jul 1754

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NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1740NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1749
Last Edited07/11/2014
Birth*Dorothea Mylius was born before 22 August 1717 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismDorothea Mylius was baptized on 22 August 1717 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Daniel Pfeil. This witness has not been positively identified but Daniel Pfeil is(are) potentially the correct individual(s.)2
Marriage*She married Paul Retief, son of François Retif and Maria Mouy, on 10 February 1743 Drakenstein. This record appears on two pages - both attached as exhibits.3,4,5


Pauwl Retif b. b 7 Oct 1714
  • Johannes Hendrik Retief5 b. b 28 Nov 1756
Names in the record, in publications, etc.10 February 1743, the name of Dorothea was written in the record as Dorothea Milius.3


  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, Anno 1717; Den 22ste Dito [Aùgùst]; Dorothea, Doghter van Jan Hendrick Miliùs en Hester Roùx. Getùygen Daniel Feijl en de Moeder Selfs.
  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.
    10 February [1743]. Paul Retief van Cabo de Goede Hoop Burger aan Drakensteyn Jongman en Dorothea Milius van Cabo voornoemd Jonge Dogter.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S150] Edited & augmented by GISA Originally compiled by J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 5 L-M, GISA SA Genealogies (Stellenbosch, South Africa: Genealogical Institute of South Africa, 1999), p.522. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.
  5. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p.777. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R.

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