Johannes Bernardus Laas1

M, #12381, b. circa 1733

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Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Johannes Bernardus Laas was born circa 1733 in Külten, Waldeck.1
Marriage*He married Saara de Buijs, daughter of Jean de Buijs and Elsje Hoffman, circa 1753 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


Saara de Buijs b. b 7 Dec 1732, d. 22 Oct 1766
  • Anna Barbara Laas2 b. c 1756
  • Elsie Laas3 b. b 22 Oct 1758
  • Johannes Jacobus Laas4 b. b 15 Nov 1761
  • Elsie Johanna Laas5 b. b 9 Dec 1764
  • Petrus Laas6 b. b 13 Sep 1767
Names in the record, in publications, etc.An unknown date , the name of Johannes was written in the record as Johannes Bernardus Las.1


  1. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946), p.234; LAS or LAAS, JOHANNES (S Laas in CJ 335, p. 395) .-Külten in Waldeck. Arr. 1743 as so ., loaned as miner for the Simonsberg mine 1743-49, so . 1749-55, b. 1756. (1) Sara du Buis; (2) 15.10.1769 Johanna Gous. 6 children. + about 1777. (GMR 1747-55; C 730, p. 3 ff.; Rq. 1756: 72; G.R. nr. 525; Bdlr. 9: 35.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke Nageslag van Louis van Bengale en Lijsbeth van die Kaap", Kronos (Die Blanke nageslag . . .) 1 (1979): e1     Anna Barbara (Laas)* c 1756. Hereinafter cited as "Die Blanke nageslag."
  3. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e2 Elsie (Laas) ˜ 22.10.1758 (vroeg dood).
  4. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e3 Johannes Jacobus (Laas) ˜ 15.11.1761.
  5. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e4 Elsie Johanna (Laas) 9.12.1764.
  6. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e5 Petrus (Laas) ˜ 13.9.1767.

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