Hester Marais1

F, #11544, b. before 7 March 1728
Father*Daniel Marais1 b. b 8 Jun 1698
Mother*Aletta Rousseau1 b. c 1697

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Last Edited11/11/2014
Birth*Hester Marais was born before 7 March 1728 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismHester Marais was baptized on 7 March 1728 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Jan Blignaut and Magdalena Rousseau.1
Marriage*She married Theodorus Potgieter, son of Johannes Potgieter and Marija Catrijna van Eden, on 2 March 1749 Drakenstein.2


Theodorus Potgieter b. b 7 Apr 1726
  • Johannes Potgieter3 b. b 29 Mar 1750
  • Daniel Potgieter4 b. b 3 Oct 1751, d. b 1787


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Den 7 Maart 1728; K: Hester; V: Daniel Marais; M: Aletta Rùsseaù; G: Jan Blignaut, Magdalena Rùsseaù. 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.
    2 Maart. [1749]. Theodorus Potgieter van Cabo de Goede Hoop Burger aan Stellenbosch J.M. en Hester Marais van Cabo voornd. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  3. [S329] Eric Swardt, "Die Nageslag van Harmen Jansz Potgieter", February 2006. Johannes POTGIETER, gedoop 29 Mrt 1750 in Swellendam, verw. nr. b1c8d1, beroep boer op Swellendam.. Hereinafter cited as "Potgieter Register."
  4. [S352] Lukas Rinken, "eSAGI", 2005-2009 . . Hereinafter cited as "eSAGI."

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