Christina Scheepers1

F, #11665, b. before 5 December 1723
Father*Coenraad Scheepers1 b. c 1677
Mother*Maria Botha1 b. b 1 May 1695, d. b 5 Oct 1749

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NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732
NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1740NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1749
Last Edited07/11/2014
Birth*Christina Scheepers was born before 5 December 1723 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismChristina Scheepers was baptized on 5 December 1723 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Pieter Willemse van Heerden and Magteld van der Merwe.1
Marriage*She married Johannes de Buijs, son of Jean de Buijs and Elsje Hoffman, on 9 January 1752 de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
MarriageShe married Dirk Menne on 2 June 1743 Drakenstein. The marriage was performed by Ds. Salomon van Echten.3,4

Family 1

Dirk Mennen b. c 1720
  • Anna Christina Minnie4 b. b 2 Jul 1743

Family 2

Johannes de Buijs b. b 1 Apr 1731, d. 1769
  • Johannes du Buijs5 b. b 3 Feb 1754
  • Christina Elizabeth du Buijs6 b. b 11 Feb 1755, d. 5 Dec 1842
  • Elsie du Buijs7 b. b 13 Jun 1756
  • Coenraad du Buijs8 b. b 24 Oct 1762
  • Frederik Petrus du Buijs9 b. b 3 Jan 1768


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1723; Dito [Den 5de Decembr]; Christina, Doghter van Koenrat Schepers en Maria Bota. Getùygen Pieter Willmse en Maghtelt van Merven.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke Nageslag van Louis van Bengale en Lijsbeth van die Kaap", Kronos (Die Blanke nageslag . . .) 1 (1979): x 9.1.1752 Christina Scheepers (b8) ˜ 5.12.1772 [incorrect date of baptism].. Hereinafter cited as "Die Blanke nageslag."
  3. [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 Juny [1743]. Dirk Menne van Paderborn Soldaar in dienst der E Compagnjes, weduwenaar en Christina Scheepers van Cabo de Goede Hoop J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S150] Edited & augmented by GISA Originally compiled by J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 5 L-M, GISA SA Genealogies (Stellenbosch, South Africa: Genealogical Institute of South Africa, 1999), p.629. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.
  5. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e1 Johannes (du Buis) ˜ 3.2.1754.
  6. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e3 Christina Elizabeth (du Buis) ˜ 11.2.1755 + 5.12.1842.
  7. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e2 Elsie (du Buis) ˜ 13.6.1756.
  8. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e4 Coenraad (du Buis) ˜ 24.10.1762 (die bekende rondswerwer).
  9. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e5 Frederik Petrus (du Buis) ˜ 3.1.1768.

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