Petrus Arkeleus van Aken1

M, #11696, b. circa 1680, d. 19 December 1724

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Last Edited03/03/2016
Birth*Petrus Arkeleus van Aken was born circa 1680.1
Marriage*He married Anna Margaretha Bolwerk before 1714.1
Death*He died on 19 December 1724 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


Anna Margaretha Bolwerk b. c 1680
Baptisms - WitnessPetrus Arkeleus van Aken and Anna Margaretha Bolwerk witnessed the baptism of Thomas Arnoldus Theron on 7 June 1716 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2


  1. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 1 A-C, HSRC SA Genealogies (Pretoria: Institute for Historical Research, Division Genealogical Research, Pretoria, 1986, 1989), ISBN 0-620-23962-X, p. 40. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  2. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Anno 1716; Den 7de Jùnij; Thomas Arnoldus, soon van Jacob Teron en Mari Janne Des Pres. Getùijgen Petrùs Van Aken en Anna Magaretha Bolwerk.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  3. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, Anno 1717; Den 28ste Dito [Febr:]; Jsabella, Sophia Doghter van Petrùs Van Aken en Anna Magrita Bolwerk. Getùijgen Dominicùs Mariùs Pasqùes De Chavonnes en Isabella Bolwerk.
  4. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, Anno 1718; Den 23ste Dito [Octob]; Maria, Pieternell, Doghter van P Van Aken en A: M: Bolwerk. Getùijgen P:R: Pasqùes De Chavonnes in der Selven plaats hebben over den Doop gestaan Mijn Heer en Me Jùffroùw Van Der Lith.
  5. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, 1721; Den 2de Febr:; Gerardùs, Arnoldùs, Zoon van Petrus Van Aken en Anna Margareta Bolwerk. Getùijgen Gerhardùs Bolwerk en des Selfs Hùijsvroùw en Arnoldu[s] van Aken.
  6. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, 1723; Den 26ste Septemb:; Jacobùs, Petrùs, Zoon van Petrus Van Aken en Anna Margrita Bolwerk. Getùijgen Jacobùs Bolwerk en Pieternella, Agnùs De Chavonnes.

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