Johan Jacob Breitenbach

M, #11080, b. circa 1700, d. 1786

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Last Edited06/11/2014
BirthOrigin*Johan was from Würzburg, Deutschland, and may have been born there circa 1700.1 
Marriage*He married Maria Botha, daughter of Frederich Both and Maria Kickers, on 3 December 1741 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,1
Marriage*He married Gerbrecht Bezuidenhout, daughter of Wynand Bezuidenhout and Maria Catrina Bota, on 5 October 1749 de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
Death*He died in 1786 Swellendam, de Caep de Goede Hoop.1,4


Gerbrecht Bezuidenhout b. b 9 Aug 1733
  • Hendrik Breytenbach5 b. b 9 Nov 1757
Names in the record, in publications, etc.3 December 1741, the name of Johan was written in the record as Johan Jacob Breytenbach.2


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Olivier: "wed. van Scheepers landbouer te Drakenstein op die plaas "De Liefde" Sy xxx 03.12.1741 te Drakenstein met Johan Jacob Breitenbach". Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [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.
    " " [3 Decemb. 1741]. Johan Jacob Breytenbach van Witsburg Soldaat in dienst der Ed. Compagny Jongman en Maria Botha van Cabo de Goede Hoop wed. wylen Pieter Bezuydenhout.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  3. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 1 A-C, HSRC SA Genealogies (Pretoria: Institute for Historical Research, Division Genealogical Research, Pretoria, 1986, 1989), ISBN 0-620-23962-X, p.264, 427. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  4. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, S.A. Genealogies 1, p. 427.
  5. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, S.A. Genealogies 1, p.427.

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