Adriana Smit1

F, #11681, b. before 19 August 1725
Father*Aalwijn Smit de oude1 b. b 28 Sep 1695, d. bt Jun 1774 - Oct 1774
Mother*Hester Bekker1 b. b 5 Sep 1700, d. 30 Apr 1777
ChartsDescendants of Claas Jansz van Rensburg

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NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732
Last Edited17/10/2014
Birth*Adriana Smit was born before 19 August 1725 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismAdriana Smit was baptized on 19 August 1725 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Lambertus Slicher. The baptism was performed by Lambertus Slicher.1
Marriage*She married Schalk Willem van der Merwe, son of Isaak van der Merwe and Cisilia Janse van Rijnsbùrgh, on 15 July 1759 de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Names in the record, in publications, etc.An unknown date , the name of Adriana was written in the record as Johanna Adriana Smit.3
Baptisms - WitnessJohanna Adriana Smit and Schalk Willemsen van der Merwe witnessed the baptism of Sophia Elisabeth Smit on 5 March 1769 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Swartland, de Caep de Goede Hoop.4


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Den 19 Aùgùstùs 1725; K: Adriana; V: Alewijn Smits; M: Esther Bekkers. G: De Oùders Zelve.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [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.549. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.
  3. [S191] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p.893. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z.
  4. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( "; last accessed on 27 April 2010;
    8 Church Registers - Swartland Congregation, microfilm of the original registers, Latter Day Saints, also Cape Archives VC666, Consulted at the Norwich Latter Day Saints Family History Centre, VC666
    baptisms, page 78, 1769
    Sophia Elizabeth. De ouwders zijn Cristoffel Smith Christoffelszoon, en Maria van Weijk, als getuijgen zijn Schalk Willemse van der Merwe, en Johanna Adriana Smith. den 24 7tember 1768 nata. Den 5 Maart 1769 gedoop."

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