Saara de Buijs1

F, #11336, b. before 7 December 1732, d. 22 October 1766
Father*Jean de Buijs1 b. b 22 Sep 1709
Mother*Elsje Hoffman1 b. b 16 Nov 1710

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NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732
Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Saara de Buijs was born before 7 December 1732 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismSaara de Buijs was baptized on 7 December 1732 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Pierre Pinard and Catharina Hoffman.1
Marriage*She married Johannes Bernardus Laas circa 1753 de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Death*She died on 22 October 1766 de Caep de Goede Hoop.3


Johannes Bernardus Laas b. c 1733
  • Anna Barbara Laas4 b. c 1756
  • Elsie Laas5 b. b 22 Oct 1758
  • Johannes Jacobus Laas6 b. b 15 Nov 1761
  • Elsie Johanna Laas7 b. b 9 Dec 1764
  • Petrus Laas8 b. b 13 Sep 1767
Names in the record, in publications, etc.7 December 1732, the name of Saara was written in the record as Saara du Buijs.1,3


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1732; item [den 7de 10br - December]; Saara; Jan de Buijs de Jonge en Elsie Hofmans; Pieter Pinaer ende Catharina Hofman. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [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.234; LAS or LAAS, JOHANNES (S Laas in CJ 335, p. 395) .-Külten in Waldeck. Arr. 1743 as so ., loaned as miner for the Simonsberg mine 1743-49, so . 1749-55, b. 1756. (1) Sara du Buis; (2) 15.10.1769 Johanna Gous. 6 children. + about 1777. (GMR 1747-55; C 730, p. 3 ff.; Rq. 1756: 72; G.R. nr. 525; Bdlr. 9: 35.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  3. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke Nageslag van Louis van Bengale en Lijsbeth van die Kaap", Kronos (Die Blanke nageslag . . .) 1 (1979): d2 Sara (du Buis) ˜ 7.12.1732, +22.10.1766. Hereinafter cited as "Die Blanke nageslag."
  4. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e1     Anna Barbara (Laas)* c 1756.
  5. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e2 Elsie (Laas) ˜ 22.10.1758 (vroeg dood).
  6. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e3 Johannes Jacobus (Laas) ˜ 15.11.1761.
  7. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e4 Elsie Johanna (Laas) 9.12.1764.
  8. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e5 Petrus (Laas) ˜ 13.9.1767.

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