Thomas Eysmann1

M, #11397, b. circa 1690, d. 1727

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NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732
Last Edited12/06/2014
Birth*Thomas Eysmann was born circa 1690 in Königsberg, Prussia.1
Marriage*He married Maria Groothenning, daughter of Darius van Bengale and Anna Groothenning van Bengale, on 11 February 1720 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
Death*He died in 1727.2


Maria Groothenning b. b 27 Dec 1705
Names in the record, in publications, etc.An unknown date , the name of Thomas was written in the record as Thomas Eyman.1
15 February 1728, the name of Thomas was written in the record as Thomas Ijsman.3
Baptisms - WitnessThomas Ijsman and Dina Olivier witnessed the baptism of Stephanus Ijsman on 29 June 1721 Nederduitsche Gereformeede Kerk, (Cape Town), Cabo de Goede Hoop.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), p. 91. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, p. 91; his wife remarried the following year as a widow.
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Den 15 February 1728. Frans Verkouter van Zeeland, Borger aan de Kaap de Goede hoop weduwe.- met Marya Bok van Cabo de Goede hoop wedwe van Thomas Ijsman.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S736] VC 605 (NGK G1-8/2), NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town), 2012: [1721] 29 d:o [Junij] Stephanus. Thomas IJsman, en Maria Bok. Thomas IJsman, en Dina Olivier. [My thanks to Mansell Upham for pointing me to this baptism.], transcribed by Corney Keller, (1713-1742), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town).
  5. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[1724] 23 do.: [Januarij.] Johannes. Thomas Isman, en Maria Bok. Steven Gauche, en Catharina Bok. [My thanks to Mansell Upham for pointing me to this baptism.],49605402,49605403,49608601."
  6. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Den 21 October 1725; K: Christiaan; V: Thomas Eijsman; M: Marija Bock; G: De ouders zelve. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.

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