Willem Janse van Rensburgh1

M, #11783, b. before 21 November 1717
Father*Claas Jansz van Rensburg1 b. 1677, d. 31 Aug 1728
Mother*Aletta van der Merwe1 b. 30 Apr 1684, d. 30 Sep 1729
ChartsDescendants of Claas Jansz van Rensburg

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Last Edited06/11/2014
Birth*Willem Janse van Rensburgh was born before 21 November 1717 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismWillem Janse van Rensburgh was baptized on 21 November 1717 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Katrijna Cloete.1
Marriage*He married Anna Sophia Burgers, daughter of Willem Burger and Elsie van der Merwe, on 2 July 1740 Drakenstein. The marriage was performed by Ds. Salomon van Echten.2
(Beneficiary) InventoryWillem Janse van Rensburgh benefitted from the estate of Aletta van der Merwe on 15 November 1729 de Caep de Goede Hoop as specified in the inventory.3
Names in the record, in publications, etc.2 July 1740, the name of Willem was written in the record as Willem Jansen van Rensburg.2


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Anno 1717; Den 21ste Nov; Willem, soon van Claus Janse van Rensbùrgh en Aletta Willemse Van Merven. Getùijgen Catharina Cloete.. 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 July. [1740]. Willem Jansen van Rensburg van Cabo de Goede Hoop Burger aan Drakensteijn. J.M. en Anna Sophia Burgers van Cabo voornoemd J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  3. [S597] Inventory of the personal estate of Aletta van der Merwe of Cape Town, South Africa, taken 15 November 1729 (Western Cape Archives and Records Service, MOOC8/5.24).

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