Jacque Marais1

M, #11535, b. before 22 September 1709
Father*Charles Marais1 b. 1668, d. b 17 May 1711
Mother*Anne des Ruelles1 b. 1672

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Last Edited06/11/2014
Birth*Jacque Marais was born before 22 September 1709 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismJacque Marais was baptized on 22 September 1709 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Charles Marais and Anne de Ruel. This witness has not been positively identified but Charles Marais and Anne de Ruel is(are) potentially the correct individual(s.)1
Marriage*He married Hester Retief, daughter of François Retif and Maria Mouy, on 28 February 1740 Drakenstein.2
Names in the record, in publications, etc.28 February 1740, the name of Jacque was written in the record as Jacobus Marais.2


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Le 22 ditau [Septembre] 1709; Jacque; files de Charle Marais, Et de Anne De Ruel, il on pressante au saint sacrement du bapteme, batpize pour Monsiuer Daillie Ministre du Saint E. V. g. Le temoins Et Charle Marais, Et Anne Roux pour Marraine a drakestein Le 22 Septembre. 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.
    28 Febr. [1740]. Jacobus Marais van Cabo de Goede Hoop Burger aan Drakensteyn J.M. en Hester Retief van Cabo voornoemd. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.

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